Attractions

Church in Venosa

Abbazia della Santissima Trinità

At the northeastern end of Venosa, the abbazia (abbey) was erected above the Roman temple around 1046 by the Benedictines and predates the Norman era. Within the complex is a pair of churches, one unfinished. The ea…
Archaeological Site in Venosa

Roman Settlement

The ruins of Venosa's Roman colony of Venusia, founded in the 3rd century BC and birthplace of the poet Horace, can be accessed using your Museo Archeologico ticket.
Museum in Venosa

Museo Archeologico

Inside Venosa’s 15th-century Aragonese castle, this small archaeological musuem exhibits finds from Roman Venusia and human bone fragments dating back 300,000 years, Europe’s oldest examples of human life.