Museum

Museo dell'Opera del Duomo (MODO)

Piazza Duomo, Orvieto, (Terni)

Museum of the Works on the Cathedral—MODOThe acronym MODO stands for the Museo dell’Opera del Duomo di Orvieto, it is not only a museum but a Museum Network,...

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Museo Emilio Greco

Piazza Duomo, Orvieto, (Terni)

Emilio Greco MuseumLocated in Piazza del Duomo, near the Cathedral to its right, Palazzo Soliano is the most imposing and largest residence of the Pope in Orvieto....

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Museo Statale Archeologico di Orvieto

Piazza Duomo, Orvieto, (Terni)

National Archaeological MuseumThe Museo Archeologico Statale is hosted on the ground floor of the medieval Palazzo Martino IV, one of the three Papal Palaces...

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Museo "Claudio Faina" e Museo civico

Piazza del Duomo, 29, Orvieto, (Terni)

Claudio Faina Museum and Civic Archaeological MuseumThe Museo Claudio Faina and the Museo Civico Archeologico are hosted inside Palazzo Faina, located in Piazza...

Archaeological Area

Orvieto Sotterranea

Piazza Duomo, 23, Orvieto, (Terni)

The peculiar geological nature of massive stone, on which the town of Orvieto stands, has allowed its inhabitants to excavate, in the course of 2500 years, an...

Religious building

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta (Duomo)

Piazza Del Duomo, Orvieto, (Terni)

The construction of the Church was started in 1290 by Pope Nicholas IV, designed in Romanesque style probably by Arnolfo di Cambio. The early fourteenth century...

Archaeological Area

Necropoli Etrusca "Crocifisso del Tufo"

Str. Statale 71 - Km 1.6, Orvieto, (Terni)

Crocefisso del Tufo NecropolisThe Necropoli del Crocefisso del Tufo—its name comes from a crucifix incision on the tuff rock—extends all along the northern...

Historical building

Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo (o dei Congressi)

Via della Costituente, 12, Orvieto, (Terni)

The Palace stands in the namesake square and dates from the late thirteenth century. Its origin is controversial, but it is thought that it was built on the orders of...

Religious building

Chiesa di San Francesco

Via Ippolito Scalza, 2, Orvieto, (Terni)

One of the oldest churches in Orvieto, situated in the place where they settled, when they arrived, the Franciscan friars. It was probably founded in 1240. The...

Religious building

Chiesa di Sant'Andrea

Corso Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour, 1, Orvieto, (Terni)

It has a Roman cross plant, divided into three naves with a transept and a semicircular apse. The roof of the nave is a wooden trusses, while the crossing of the...

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Pozzo di San Patrizio

Viale Sangallo, Orvieto, (Terni)

The Well of San PatrizioThe Pozzo di San Patrizio is located in a panoramic position, in the city center of Orvieto. It was built under Pope Clement VII, during...

Architecture

Pozzo della Cava

Via della Cava, 34, Orvieto, (Terni)

As the most famous St. Patrick's Well, it is carved into the stone, and has a depth of 36 meters. The floor is covered with mud and clay and is equipped with a...