Etrusci Museeum was first established in the year 1761, and is one of the oldest existing museums in the world. It exhibits a number of ancient archaeological items including pottery and art. It is home to a vast collection of etruscan cinerary urns, and the exquisite work on them is delightfully intricate. The Ombra della Sera is a popular sculpture here, and archaeologists from near and far visit this museum to witness the masterpiece. The Urna degli sposi is another popular sculpture, featuring the urn that contains ashes of a married couple.
Visit this museum to experience the rich artistic heritage of Italy.
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How to Reach Guarnacci Etrurian Museum
- Bus Linea 1 VT to stop at P.Za Xx Settembre
- Buses 500, 770, 780, 790 and 800, Linea 1 VT and Linea 2 Vt to stop at Volterra Monumenti
- Buses 500, 501, 770, 780, 790, 800 to stop at Volterra
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