Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi
an absolutely stunning museum covering thousands of years and a large area of Sicily. It is closed to the archaeological park (see Greek theatre, Greek quarries, Roman amphitheater and so much more)
Established in the 18th century, since 1988 the museum is located in the headquarters of Villa Landolina and is dedicated to the great archaeologist Paolo Orsi, who carried out the main studies on the city. The Archaeological Museum "Paolo Orsi" collects the most important documentation of…
Situated 500 meters from the Neapolis Archaeological Park, it is the ideal place to complete your visit to the park. A collection of statues, sculptures, ceramics and various objects ranging from the period of Sicilian prehistory to Greek colonization.
Check the interesting history and amazing finds of this beautiful place, some of the objects shown to the public are in great condition.
È un luogo ricco di testimonianze di tutte le popolazioni che si sono succedute a Siracusa.
“An impressive old Greek amphitheater, and quarry including the ear of Dionysis. Well worth a visit.”
“Not many travellers visit these Roman Catacombs: they are maybe the most extended and important out of Rome”
“a magical, unmissable place revealing the greek and roman civilization of Syracuse”
“The gallery illustrates the development of figurative Syracuse and more generally in the south-eastern Sicily, with particular regard to paintings and decorative arts. ”
“monumentale santuario che vi lascerà a bocca aperta durante la visita all'interno dell'edifico. Assicuratevi di effettuare la visita quando il sole splende in cielo. I giochi di luce all'interno ti sorprenderanno!!”