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The Cathedral Museum and the Etruscan Cuniculi

Chiusi holds a collection of important archeological finds, jewelry, sacred objects, sculptures in wood and ivory, paintings and miniated codes

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Chiusi
Chiusi
A LONG HISTORY: FROM THE ETRUSCANS TO TODAY
On the border with Umbria, in a tranquil and relaxing countryside, sits the ancient city of Chiusi, which according to Roman sources was one of the first and most important Etruscan cities: the historian Servius stated that it was founded by either the hero Clusius, son of Tyrrhenus, the prince of Lydia – who according to Herodotus led the migration that established the Etruscan community – ...
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