From New Moon to Medici, our history is a movie set

Explore a new and charming side of Volterra!

Volterra, its past, mystery and elegance are perfect for directors and producers looking for settings for their next movies.
Come explore the places you’ve seen on screen, experience their magical atmosphere, find out their secrets walking around inside your favourite story.

Ladies and knights, merchants and warriors

History and adventures right under our eyes

The stories of the Medici family portrayed on TV show the stunning sceneries of Volterra, the perfect set for a love story with a side of battles, power and money between the 15th and the 16h century.

incredible artist

The movie “Sandra”

The ancient walls of Volterra were partly what inspired director Luchino Visconti in his movie “Sandra”. Many “palazzi” in the town are shown in his movie, especially Palazzo Viti.

With a director’s eye

Discover the best movie sets

Looking for the Volturi

Details from the Twilight saga can be found in the squares and streets of Volterra

Whether behind a fleeting shadow, under a flickering light, in ancient vaults or narrow alleys, you might find magical creatures!


Inside the history of Palazzo Viti

Protagonists of a unique experience

One of Italy’s most beautiful private “palazzi” and the adventurous life of Giuseppe Viti, forefather of the family still living in the building. These are the two main ingredients of the compelling dramatised tour.
Let us entertain and involve you in this adventure in costume!

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina Valdera S.c.r.l.
Piazza dei Priori 19/20 - 56048 Volterra (PI) - PIVA 01308340502
Operation/Project allocated within the framework of the POR FESR Tuscany 2014-2020