Category: Massa Marittima

The old Carpenter’s Workshop

Sited in Cittavecchia, it is a faithful reconstruction of a traditional woodworking shop, where are displayed all the tools coming from an old carpenter’s workshop in Gerfalco, owned by the same family for five...

The old Oil-press

The old oil-press, dating back to the end of 1700, lets the visitor have a sight of the country culture of Maremma: it’s an unspoiled space which kept evidence of the ancient job of...

Museum of Art and History of Mining

This Museum was born in 1984, as complementary structure to the Mining Museum and further analysis about the mining and extractive process in the territory of Massa Marittima through its history. The building housing...

Candlestick Tower

In the upper part of the historical centre, the monumental Candlestick tower stands out the town, together with the Sienese fortress and the fortified Cassero (donjon) building. The Candlestick Tower was built in 1228...

Museum of Religious Art

The Museum of Religious Art is housed inside the old monastery of San Pietro all’Orto, in Cittannuova and collects several important masterpieces of art made in Massa Marittima for its own churches, during the...

Mining Museum

This Museum is near the historical centre and is the reproduction of a real modern mine, proving the importance of the mining tradition in Massa Marittima and reminding such an activity, now completely concluded,...

Archaeological Museum

The Archaeological Museum of Massa Marittima is housed in the Palace of Podestà, in the Cathedral Square. Visiting the Archaeological Museum, we can walk again, step by step, along the history of the settlements...