Pozzo di San Patrizio
Standing watch at the town’s easternmost tip is the 14th-century rock fortress, the Rock , part of which is now a public garden.
Museo Archeologico Nazionale
Ensconced in the medieval Palazzo Papale, the archaeological museum holds plenty of interesting artefacts, some over 2500 years old....
Cappella di San Brizio
Inside the cathedral, Luca Signorelli’s fresco cycle, Il Giudizio Universale (The Last Judgment), shimmers with life in this chapel to...
The theatre plays host to Umbria Jazz in winter but offers everything from ballet and opera to folk music and Pink Floyd tributes...
I Sette Consoli
This restaurant walks the culinary high wire in Orvieto, with inventive, artfully presented dishes, from pasta so light it floats off...
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Lonely Planet review
To the north of the fortress, St Patrick’s Well is a 60m-deep well, lined by two spiral staircases for water-bearing mules.