Museo Nazionale Tarquiniense, Tarquinia

Explore an archeological museum dedicated to the Etruscan civilization (the civilization that prefigured the Romans) when you visit Museo Nazionale Tarquiniense. The collection consisting mainly of artifacts excavated locally from the Necropolis of Monterozzi. On the ground floor, you will find sarcophagi, as well as other stone artifacts from the 4th century BCE, displayed in chronological order. The next floor holds pottery from the Villanovan culture, Etruscan pottery called bucchero, and imported pottery from Ancient Egypt, Phoenicia, and Ancient Greece. There is also a collection of gold coins and jewelry. Head up to the top floor to enjoy a view of the city and the countryside, see restored paintings from the tombs of the Necropolis of Monterozzi, and the hall of weapons. Our Tarquinia trip planner makes visiting Museo Nazionale Tarquiniense and other Tarquinia attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Museum and necropolis ... tickets include both. The Museum has a small size but one is a gem. Wonderful collection of Etruscan archaeological material.
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  • A great day immersed in history. Only the Mithras slaying the bull and winged horses are worth the entire visit. Great Palace of Cardinal Vitelleschi and breathtaking!
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  • Is an amazing Museum as Nazionale Etrusco, which only for winged horses is worth a trip! I recommend it with children from grade 5 up.
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