ART, HISTORY AND CULTURE
memories from the past, a glance into the future
Volterra and the Valdicecina: a small, great hub of Italian art
A small area enclosed between the Tuscan hillside and the sea, a crossroad of people, ideas and cultures, between the provinces of Pisa, Florence and Siena. Valdicecina is all this.
Great history and great art have found a way to express themselves in this perfect location, leaving behind unique traces you will find only here.
This wealth is hinted to in the borghi and the landscapes, and collected and displayed in stunning museums.
Every object is a masterpiece, every corner an experience
Many generations’ love throughout the millennia has left our land
with a treasure of priceless beauty that we can discover together
Volterra and Valdicecina gather many wonderful works of art, many of them unknown to the public and the tourists, all testifying how this part of Tuscany always was of great importance.
This huge legacy coexists with the livelihood and vibrancy of our land and people today. We’ve learned how to effectively preserve and innovate, with both pride for our past and love for our future.
Hidden treasures in Tuscany’s heart
Must-see places, right around the corner
The Etruscans, an ancient European people
Mysterious and fascinating, cultured and refined, warriors and sailors
Discover the ancient people that made our land great.