Museo Provinciale Sannitico

Museo Sannitico

Museum Sannitico , the mostù oldest museum institution of the Molise region, is currently based in the historic center of Campobasso at the mansion that once belonged to the noble Neapolitan family Mazzarotta. Opened September 24, 1882, after many vicissitudes, during the Second World War most of the material was stolen and the original heritage is saved only 560 pieces. Reopened in 1995, the museum houses much of the archaeological collection Regional, held a second exhibition organized according to chronological and thematic criteria. The exposed materials from activitiesà excavation and archaeological research conducted on’ entire territory of Molise, offer a meaningful overview not only of the domestic culture, religious and funerary of communityà Sunni, but also the evidence of Roman and medieval times, like the rich Bulgari knights tombs found in Piana di Bojano. The Museum Sannitico therefore intends to tell the long history of these places, facilitating their knowledge by a’ inclusive multimedia experience.


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Via Chiarizia, 12
86100 Campobasso


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