Territory

The marble quarries

The marble’s exploitation has an ancient origin, in fact it was locally used  to make ornaments for churches and houses. The basin is currently worked by cooperatives and private companies.

Museo delle cave Arnetola

Arnetola Museum

In Arnetola, you’ll have the possibility to visit the Museum of the marble extraction technique, witness of the transformation that converted an economy based on the exploitation of agricultural resources into an economy mainly industrialized, and of its technologic development.