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The Pompeo Aria National Etruscan Museum in the ancient town of Marzabotto

Via Porrettana Sud, 13 – 40043 Marzabotto (BO)

Phone 051 932353

Date of last update: 24/05/2016, 17:44

Marzabotto is one of the most important Etruscan centres in Emilia-Romagna.

Excavations have uncovered an Etruscan town complete with residential insulae, acropolis and charming eastern necropolis.

Located inside the archaeological area, the museum contains a collection of grave goods excavated from the town's cemeteries, reconstructions of Etruscan houses with roofs, votive statues, and a famous Kouros head.

By car - from Bologna: S.S. 64 Porrettana to Marzabotto

By bus -

     * Line 92 - Trebbo-Bologna-Sasso Marconi-Vergato 
     * Line 706 - Bologna-Sasso Marconi-Marzabotto-Vergato
     * Line 716 - Da Via Marconi: Marzabotto-Vedegheto-Tolè-Savigno

By train - From the Central Station of Bologna:

     * Line Bologna-Porretta Terme-Pistoia 

Museum + Archaeological area:
€ 3.00
reduction € 1,50:
for E.U. citizens (and also Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland ones) between 18 and 25 years

Free admission:
for under 18  and for all E.U. citizens (and also Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Switzerland ones) over 65 year.   Every 8 March free admission for women on the occasion of the International Women's Day.

1 April to 31 October: Tuesday-Sunday 9 am-6.30 pm.
1 November to 31 March: Tuesday-Sunday 9 am-5.30 pm.
Closed Mondays, 25 December, 1 May and 1 January.

The archaeological area is open every day from 8 am to 7 pm (from 1 April to 31 October) and from 8 am to 5.30 pm (from 1 November to 31 March).