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Museo Archeologico Nazionale dell'Alta Val d'Agri
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Museo Archeologico Nazionale dell'Alta Val d'Agri

Grumento Nova, Italy

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Museo Archeologico Nazionale dell'Alta Val d'Agri

Grumento Nova, Italy

The Museum

The museum illustrates, through the archaeological documentation, the forms of population and the history of the Roman city of Grumentum and of the whole area of the upper Agri valley. A first section, dedicated to prehistory, shows the remains of elephas antiquus and equidae, attested about 120,000 years ago in the territory of Grumento, then characterized by a large lake basin. For the classical and Hellenistic period, the funerary objects found in the countryside of Montemurro are particularly representative, pertinent to the period of the Lucan occupation of the territory (4th century BC), which have restored red-figure pottery, weapons and armor elements.
The votive offerings (mostly terracotta statuettes) found in a rural sanctuary of the III century BC are referred to the sphere of the sacred. located on the edge of the city and dedicated to a female deity. The museum itinerary ends with the presentation of the significant materials found in the Roman city of Grumentum, founded in the 3rd century BC. following the Roman conquest of the territory.

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Contact

Polo Museale della Basilicata
Museo Archeologico Nazionale dell'Alta Val d'Agri

Contrada Spineta
85050, Grumento Nova

Opening hours

    MON 14:00 - 20:00

    TUE 9:00 - 20:00

    WED 9:00 - 20:00

    THU 9:00 - 20:00

    FRI 9:00 - 20:00

    SAT 9:00 - 20:00

    SUN 9:00 - 20:00

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