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Jazzo Gattini (visitor center)
Visitare Parco Murgia Materana
Masseria Radogna (visitor center)
The Neolithic village
Our Lady of the Three Doors
Madonna della Croce
St. Nicholas Appia
Visit the area of Murgia Timone near the visitor center is also essential to fully understand the appeal of the Stones , the historic center of the city of Matera.
From the overview area of Murgia Timone,the view on the ancient city and is an incredible beauty, and is a key step itinerary also more 'hurried visitor.
Dall'altopiano murgico fact the city is shown in its entirety, showing at a glance the three quarters of the old town, result of the ’ evolution housing intensified since the middle ages a site frequented since the bronze age until the middle of the 20th century: to the left to see the Sasso Caveoso where obvious a lot of houses cave excavated on several layers of slope; at the heart of the colle della Civita origin of medieval fortified dominated by the Cathedral; Finally on the right the Sasso Barisano identifiable with the impressive church of Sant ’ ’ Augustine.
An ancient city that was evacuated in the years 50 due to poor hygienic conditions in post-war housing, and that after years of neglect trent ’ lives today a redemption season started with the special State law 771/86 which launched a complex but fascinating work of restoration.
a cultural landscape as film location in important films like “The Gospel according to St. Matthew” di Pier Paolo Pasolini (1964) and “The Passion of the Christ” di Mel Gibson (2004).
An excursion in the Park ’ It is therefore an important ’ for live fully experience the charm of the city excavated in the rock: in this connection the Centre visits and operators Jazzo Gattini will be able to offer every service and information which may be useful to structure the best visiting and fully interpret the territory.
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These are the steps that we recommend to visit the Sassi of Matera Map of the Sassi of Matera
Madonna dell ’ Idris, San Giovanni in Monterrone, Santa Lucia alle Malva, Convicinio of Sant Antonio ’, Madonna of the virtues and San Nicola dei Greci
-Museums of civilization:
Casa Grotta of Vico Solitario, Casa Grotta del Casalnuovo, Workshop Museum of Farming
Museo Archeologico Nazionale "Ridola Domenico",Museum National d ’ medieval and Modern Art of Basilicata (Lanfranchi Palace), Museum of contemporary sculpture in BASILICATA
Churches of the plan:
San Giovanni Battista, San Domenico, St. Francis Assisi d ’, Chiesa del Purgatorio