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Official Tourist Information Site of Imola's Area

Orto Granara archaoelogical site


It was a Villanovian inhabited place and necropolis (Iron Age, pre-Etrurian) in the VIII century B.C. It was discovered at the end of the Ninties (the discovered material is still being restored and analysed). 


Address: Via Corlo, 40024 - Castel San PietroTerme

Opening hours: visits after telephone agreement;

Entry ticket : free entry

How to get there

How to get to Castel San Pietro Terme


The archaeological site is located in the cave of Orto Granara, few kilometers far from the centre of Castel S. Pietro Terme, toward Imola. We suggest to contact the Group for the Valorisation of Sillaro Valley in order to arrange a visit to the site.

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In the same area of Orto Granara, archaeological ruins of a roman "domus" and two wells have been found.

Info on the Tourist location

UIT - Ufficio di Informazione Turistica del Comune di Castel San Pietro Terme - Tourist Office

Piazza XX Settembre, 3 - 40024 Castel San Pietro Terme (BO)

Tel: +39 051 6954137; Fax: +39 051 6954141


Opening hours: Monday - Saturday 7.30am-1.30pm; Thursday 3pm-5.45pm.
Closing days: Sunday and Holidays.  
Services: Information on where to stay and where to eat; maps and brochures of museum, events and places to see; information on exhibitions, theatres, events, fairs and congress, local markets.

Area: Castel San Pietro Terme, Vallata del fiume Sillaro, Medicina, Castel Guelfo.


URP - Ufficio Relazioni con il Pubblico del Comune di Castel San Pietro Terme - Public Relation Office

Piazza XX Settembre, 3 - 40024 Castel San Pietro Terme (BO)

Tel: +39 051 6954154; Fax: +39 051 6954141


Last update: 19-09-2012