The Matera Excavation Museum tells the evolution of man through the excavation of places.

A journey amongst the cave dwellings, investigating for the first time the art and the excavation practices that gave rise to hypogeal landscapes, architectures and civilisations over the centuries.


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Over 20 organized tours a day

3 excavated rooms

Multimedia exhibitions with a guide

Free guide for each ticket

Full monitoring of each cave and excavation

Matera: over 10.000 years of history!

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Museo dello Scavo
Via T. Stigliani, 15
Matera - Italy

Telefono: +39 366 7239351