IL Parco Scultura La Palomba, Matera

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  • Interesting place. What immediately caught my eye was a car on a huge rock pillar with a giant boulder on top of it. Located in an old quary, many of the sculptures are of birds in flight. There were ...  more »
  • Beautiful park at the entrance of Matera where you can visit safely without paying Unlike so many attractions in Matera surcharge unfortunately. To see and spend some time admiring this park
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  • View to do on the way to the Park of the murgia, we understand how were cultivated the quarries for the palaces of Matera and you can appreciate its recovery as a sculptor's whimsical Art Park and equipped.
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  • Across the Quarry has many modern sculptures in stone and steel sculptor Antonio Paradiso, owner of the entire complex. He intended to turn it into a sculpture both financial contributions strictly personal cultural anthropological with humility and modesty. At the bottom on the right to visit the sanctuary of monks ' convent partially hypogeum. Pa The Park apparently clean, thanks to viewers who time often leave papers, cans, bottles and stuff at the Park. A wonderful and serene place, sin that is not well recognized by the municipality of Matera.
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  • The place is interesting but a little more detailed information and descriptions would help visitors better understand the sculptures
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  • Careers in the area of Matera challenge us by unusual operating traces and the rock color variations depending on the time of day. The site is extraordinary. Rusty steel sculptures fit into this career and at the same time contrast with the clarity of the rock. Very nice site, not to be missed
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  • Very special park in unique location, too bad it's not owned by anyone, however also deserves a half an hour for some particular photo, a few minutes away you will find the view of "belvedere"
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  • Cava grande with sculptures
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Instead of booking your rooms at a conventional hotel in Matera, consider staying at one of the city's cave hotels. The rock settlements in this area are part of a World Heritage Site, and several local hotels offer lodgings at cave dwellings dug into the limestone rocks, complete with private bathrooms, satellite TV, air conditioning, and mini-bars. Alternatively, you can also stay at a small B&Bs or private inn in the old town, where you can explore most of Matera's main attractions on foot.
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