Aleatico Gradoli DOC Wine

Viticulture in the Lake Bolsena area developed since the Etruscan period thanks to the microclimate of the lake. The cultivation of the vine had a major expansion with the Romans and continued uninterrupted so that in 1627 Tassoni in De pensieri diversi’ mentions it among the tasty wines. The Aleatico Read more…

The ‘Tentavecchie’

On the nights of 3, 4 and 5 January, groups of children and young people parade through the streets making a deafening noise using lids, pots, ladles, trumpets, bells and horns. A popular legend tells that “Tentavecchie” with their noise, are intended to awaken the old Befana to remind her Read more…

Museum of Sacred Art

The museum is located in the sacristy of the Collegiate Church of Santa Maria Maddalena and exhibits liturgical objects, sculptures, tapestries, votive offerings dating from the sixteenth to the nineteenth centuries. Of interest are liturgical objects donated by Cardinal Ferrata (1847-1914) and 15 of the sixteenth century tablets depicting the Read more…

Museum of Costume Farnesano

The museum is located inside the Palazzo Farnese and presents a collection of clothes and accessories that illustrates the history of fashion in Tuscia between the fifteenth and seventeenth centuries. The costumes were created inspired by the paintings of the sixteenth-century frescoes of the Palazzo Farnese in Caprarola and accessories Read more…

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