THE WELL AND THE CAVES

 
the underground caves of Orvieto’s Medieval quarter

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how to visit the caves of Pozzo della Cava

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Nativity in the Well

33rd NATIVITY IN THE WELL

After the very lucky (Covid excluded) and very welcome five-year period of the Witnesses, a new narrative cycle is inaugurated this year: the EXCLUDED The 33rd edition is entitled "THE FOURTH WISE MAN" and features Artaban, the fourth wise who did not manage to arrive in time to see the Child King

From 23 December 2022 to 8 January 2023

The event is part of "Museums' Net for Territory" project, created with the contribution of the Umbria Region

With the patronage of Umbria Region and Municipality of Orvieto

COMBINED TICKETS & SPECIAL OFFERS

POZZO DELLA CAVA

Entrance ticket to the underground archaeological complex of Pozzo della Cava

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€ 4 full ticket
€ 2,50 reduced

MEDIEVAL JOURNEY

Cathedral,
Cathedral Museum,
Clock Tower,
St. Patrick's Well,
Pozzo della Cava

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€ 15 full ticket
€ 10 reduced

UNDERGROUND JOURNEY

Pozzo della Cava,
St. Patrick's Well,
«Orvieto Underground»,
Etruscan necropolis

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€ 15 full ticket
€ 10 reduced

ORVIETO CARD

All the Orvieto's museums and monuments in a single ticket - valid for one year

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€ 25 full card
€ 20 reduced

THE CAVES OF POZZO DELLA CAVA

A descent into a fascinating corner of underground Orvieto that winds under the streets and houses of the oldest part of the medieval quarter A dive into the bowels of the Orvieto cliff, among small underground treasures to be discovered in absolute freedom and in total safety A heritage of archaeological evidence re-emerged thanks to private commitment after centuries of neglect

LATEST NEWS

Le ceramiche del Pozzo della Cava al Premio OrvietoSport 2022

Le ceramiche del Pozzo della Cava al Premio OrvietoSport 2022

Sabato 21 maggio, nel fine settimana di Buongiorno Ceramica 2022, ad Orvieto si è tenuta la 13a edizione del Premio OrvietSport al Palazzo dei Sette. Per la prima volta, invece delle consuete targhe metalliche, la redazione di OrvietoSport.it ha affidato a «Cantiere...

From 1 April 2022 no Green Pass to visit our caves

From 1 April 2022 no Green Pass to visit our caves

Starting from Friday 1 April 2022, subject to new provisions of the Government, for access to the Pozzo della Cava archaeological complex: NO Covid Certificate NEEDED; No reservation IS NECESSARY if the visit takes place during normal opening hours; obviously...

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