Museum in Ostuni

Museo di Civiltà Preclassiche della Murgia

Located in the Convento delle Monacelle, the museum's most famous exhibit is Delia, a 25,000-year-old expectant mother. Pregnant at the time of her death, her well-preserved skeleton was found in a local cave. Many …
Archaeological Site in Ostuni

Parco Archeologico e Naturale di Arignano

Many of the finds at Ostuni's Museo di Civiltà Preclassiche della Murgia come from this cave and Palaeolithic burial ground, which doesn't offer much in the way of spectacle to the untrained eye. Visits outside the …
Cathedral in Ostuni


Dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, Ostuni's dramatic 15th-century cathedral has an unusual Gothic-Romanesque-Byzantine facade with a frilly rose window and an inverted gable. The 18th-century sacred art…