The Poggio Civitate Museum of Antiquities
CASTELLO DI MURLO
Opening time: Tues. to Sat. 10-12, Sun. 10-12 and 14-17, closed Mon. (in Jan., Feb., Nov. and Dec.); Tues. to Sun. 9.30-12.30 and 15-19, closed Mon. (in March and Oct.); 9.30-13 and 15-19 (the rest of the year)
The museum is housed in the Palazzo dei Vescovi and keeps various archaeological material from Poggio Civitate, a settlement dating back to the 7th-6th century BC. Remarkable exhibits: a collection of architectural fragments and decorations, the famous acroter statues, which have become the symbol of Murlo, and a fronton from a 5th-century BC Etruscan building.