Diocesan Museum

The Diocesan Museum of Albano is located in the Bishops Palace, or Palazzo Lercari, built in 1727 by Cardinal Nicolò Maria Lercari inside the ancient perimeter of the Second Partic Legion camp, and was built on the Roman ruins of the “small thermal bath” . The collection is spread over Read more…

Museum of Peasant Life

The museum is located in the basement of Palazzo Sforza and collects material used in traditional work by peasants of the past. You can see old tools and wagons used in the past to transport goods and pulled by animals.

Archaeological area of Volsinii

The archaeological area of Volsinii includes a vast area on which stood the ancient Roman city of Volsinii (now Bolsena), probably founded previously by the Etruscans. The forum and an ancient pagan temple have been identified, the temple later being transformed into a Catholic church, sections of the protective wall, Read more…

Civic Museum

The museum contains archaeological finds of prehistoric times (from the Palaeolithic to the Neolithic), Roman (I – II century BC) and medieval. The most significant material is a fang “Elephans antiquus”, a fragment of ulna, and tibia from a “Homo Erectus” of 430,000 years.

National Etruscan Museum

Viterbo is located in the southern part of the Etruria and in the whole area many artifacts have been found. The Etruscan museum, the monumental Rocca Albornoz at the centre of Viterbo, houses a rich collection and a representation of the daily life of the Etruscans and includes the reconstruction Read more…

City Museum

Housed in four rooms of the seventeenth century Cathedral, the City Museum collects fragments of the history of this area gathered as testimony to the past. The collection includes some Roman archaeological finds, a medieval papal bull, majolica of XVI-XVIII centuries, seventeenth-century paintings. Engravings and original documentary material from the Read more…

Roman forum

The center of the Roman city was to be near the current center of Piazza Mazzoli where the cathedral and town hall are located. Under the town hall there is the ‘underground Veroli’ with a cryptoporticus, a network of rooms that connects the town hall and the cathedral and which Read more…