ARCHEODAY, A WEEKEND DOWN IN HISTORY
SEPTEMBER – Saturday 22nd and Sunday23rd – European Heritage Days at Arzachena
Arzachena celebrates the European Heritage Days in cooperation with the Ministry of Cultural Assets organizing the 2nd Edition of Archeoday.
Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd, September, as well as organized all over Italy, Arzachena also hosts special appointments, events and cultural performances to illustrate from a new perspective and share its history through its millennia-old 8 archaeological sites.
The 2018 Edition is dedicated just to the Art of sharing.
Would you like taking part in the opening ceremony? Well, we will be waiting for you on the archaeological sites are within easy reach, 5 kilometres only from the town centre of Arzachena and the old train station, located after 300 metres of the crossroad for Bassacutena, on the right side. Nowadays the old station hosts the Labenur museum where some of the events will take place at the weekend.
You can choose among 4 guided toours and 2 theme workshops. A great opportunity to live a unique experience discovering the antique charm of Arzachena and the whole Sardinia.
Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September – from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – “Megalithic Tales”, “Nuraghi”, “The Nuragic People and their Cult of the Dead” and “A Day Archaeological Tour” these are the four archaeological guided tours in Italian and in English .
Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd September – at 10:30 a.m. you can participate in the Nuragic pottery workshops held at the Labenur museum.
Saturday 22nd September, at 4:30 p.m. take part in the prehistoric painting workshop.
Sunday 23rd September – from 4:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Theme reading and drawing workshop for children with Music performance at Nuraghe Albucciu by the Accademia Arte Arzachena. Free entrance.
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This event is organized by the Municipality of Arzachena and realized with the cooperation of the municipal undertaking Ge.Se.Co and the Ministry of Cultural Assets – Polo museale della Sardegna
For any further information about your weekend at Arzachena during the Archeoday, just call the Tourist Office dialling (+39)-0789-844055 or mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Should you like to visit the archaeological sites by bus, get on the tourist shuttle La via delle pietre. The service in on up to October 15th. No charge.