Past for Future
National Archaeological Museum of Taranto
The MArTA displays the history of Southern Italy
and the roots of its culture through the objects that belonged to the people who inhabited this area.
Come visit them to discover our past and relive the stories that forged our present
and prepare us to become men and women of the future.
The MitoMania Exhibition Catalogue. Rediscovering stories about men and heroes.
The collection comprises fourteen ceramic vases. Thirteen of them are originals, produced in Apulia and attributed to some of the most important Masters of Italiot ceramography and one is "fake".
Archaeometric analysis of the Ori of Taranto (Gold artefacts from Taranto)
Working in collaboration with the Department of Mathematics and Physics of the University of Salento, chemical and physical analyses were performed on some of the gold artefacts that are part of the Museum’s collection.