THE WELL AND THE CAVES

 
the underground caves of Orvieto’s Medieval quarter

USEFUL INFORMATION

 
how to visit the caves of Pozzo della Cava

LA BOTTEGA DEL POZZO

 
the typicality declined in many ways

NEWS

 
latest news and updates

Starting from June 1st, 2021 and for the entire stay in the WHITE or YELLOW ZONE, the Pozzo della Cava and «La Bottega del Pozzo» will be open from Tuesday to Sunday; Monday by reservation and/or for the presence of flows of visitors.

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THE CAVES OF POZZO DELLA CAVA

A drop into a fascinating underground corner of Orvieto that winds under the streets and houses of the oldest part of the Medieval quarter Un tuffo nelle viscere della rupe, tra piccoli tesori ipogei da scoprire in assoluta libertà e in totale sicurezza Un patrimonio di testimonianze archeologiche riemerse grazie all’impegno privato dopo secoli di abbandono

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Notte Europea dei Musei 2021 al Pozzo della Cava

Notte Europea dei Musei 2021 al Pozzo della Cava

I coniugi Donna Violante e Giacomo "Mai Non Suda", i pontefici Bonifacio VIII e Clemente VII, l'architetto Antonio da Sangallo il giovane e il ceramista Mastro Giorgio, unitamente ai fabbri e alle donzelle di Via della Cava, vi invitano alla Notte Europea dei Musei,...

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Nativity in the Well

32nd NATIVITY IN THE WELL

Due to the Covid-19 emergency, the 32nd edition of the Nativity in the Well has been postponed to Christmas 2021.

Its title will be "THE SON OF THE FATHER", which in Aramaic is "Bar-abbâ"; the narrating voice will in fact be that of Barabbas, the "rival" of Jesus in the cruel ballot proposed by Pilate

 

From December 23, 2021 to January 9, 2022