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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    We strive for perfection every day.

    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!

    Every day more tour arrive in our museum.
    Do not wait and buy a ticket now.

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

    Telefono: +39 366 7239351