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Parco Archeologico, Volterra

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  • I didn't trust the bad reviews on tripadvisor and I went anyway. Tall weeds, rubbish here and there, and two billboards with the explanation of the archaeological site. It made me sad, and anger. Because we are usually people who have much and didn't know how to respect it and enhance it.
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  • It is a vast area where Castle plan by watching various layers you can follow the birth and development of the city, starting from prehistoric times and continuing up to the 15th century. Clearly visible are the foundations of two buildings, identified as temples and separated by a street intertemplare that surrounds and defines in part the complex intended to place of worship. Remains of houses dating from the Hellenistic period and a complex system of tanks including the so-called pool, and also works of medieval towers and roads as well as the oldest foundations resting on endless landscape that stretches from the Tyrrhenian Sea to the Apennines make this place one of the most interesting and culturally pleasing the city.
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  • Although there is not much to see on the site itself, except the foundations of ruined Roman and Etruscan buildings, the Roman cistern is well-preserved and definitely worth a visit. The site also off...  more »
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  • Really nice but the archeological part is still under construction
  • Nice park with free admission. There is fenced Etruscan acropolis on the top where you can see bases of ancient buildings. And also pretty big playground for children ;-)
  • If you are here, go to it, a nice and quiet place to give some rest to your feet
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  • Just ugly, tired, minimum contents and nonexistent explanations. Only plus point the Roman cistern well preserved. Stolen ticket price. Very nice and well maintained, the public park.
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