Prehistoric Sites, Museums and Nature



Regional Natural Park of Lessinia
The Regional Natural Park of Lessinia extends over 100 km2 on the Lessini Mountains' plateau, behind Verona, and Borders on Trento.

'Antiquarium' Museum of Pieve San Giorgio Valpolicella
Museum of the romanic Church of San Giorgio Valpolicella.

Minerva's Temple
On the slopes of Monte Castelòn, in the Municipality of Marano di Valpolicella, there is an important sanctuary dedicated to Minerva frequented from the protohistoric age until late antiquity.

Museo Etnografico del fiume Adige
In Pescantina, near the church of San Lorenzo, it is located the museum dedicated to the activities and the stories of the populations who used to live nearby the river Adige.

Grotto of Fumane
The Grotta of Fumane is a very famous prehistoric archaeological site.

Prehistoric & Paleontological Museum S.Anna d'Alf.
The museum is located in the centre of Sant’Anna d’Alfaedo and it houses an interesting collection of prehistoric finds from Lessinia area.

Astronomical Observatory
Among the hills of Valpolicella, in the Municipality of Negrar, stands the Fiamene Astronomical Observatory.

Ponte di Veja (Veja Bridge)
Located in the hamlet of Giare the current Ponte di Veja consists of an architravelike structure that forms the entrance way into an enormous karst cave, a structure which survived the collapse of the central vault.

Molina Waterfall Park
This Park, in Molina di Fumane, is rated as "natural reserve zone with didactic aim'.

Lorenzo's Mill
Mulin de Lorenzo (Lorenzo's Mill) is in Molina, Fumane.

The caves of Prun
These are caves, locate in Prun . Negrar di Valpolicella, made of pink limestone which is easily extractable and is called locally “Pietra di Prun” or Prun Stone.

Corno d'Aquilio
The mountain horns, Corno D'Aquilio and Corno Mozzo demarcate the northern boundary of the upper Valpolicella-Lessinia area.

Monumento agli Ex Internati e Vagone della Memoria
This is the most important memorial (which is also located on the historical site) for the municipality of Pescantina.

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