Ecomuseo dell'Alabastro

Ecomuseo dell'Alabastro information

Location
Volterra , Italy
Address
Via dei Sarti 1
Prices
admission incl in Pinacoteca entrance ticket
Opening hours
9.30am-7pm mid-Mar–Oct, 10.30am-4.30pm Nov–mid-Mar
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As befits a town that has hewn the precious rock from nearby quarries since Etruscan times, Volterra is the proud possessor of an alabaster museum. On the ground floor are contemporary creations while on the two upper floors are choice examples from Etruscan times onwards as well as a re-created artisan's workshop.

The museum shares the same building as the pinacoteca.