The site of Canne della Battaglia, whose memory is linked to the famous clash between the Romans and the Carthaginians in 216 BC, stands on a hill in the Lower Ofanto Valley. The Antiquarium, located at the foot of the fortified citadel, and the Archaeological Park, with the ruins of the ancient Daunian settlement and structures from the Roman, Early Christian and Medieval periods, now allows visitors to follow a varied and fascinating itinerary. The visit to the Archaeological Park includes two itineraries. The first  one leads to the main hill, where the arx of the Latin sources and the medieval town were located, along with the Castle and the Basilica. The second itinerary leads to the early Christian basilica, the area of the Daunian dwellings with the cave graves, the kiln and the medieval burial ground.

The Antiquarium houses the museum exhibition – i.e. the finds from the excavations carried out in the area – and features large windows that foster the link with the archaeological remains and the unspoilt natural landscape. The new exhibition layout built in 2017 is able to document the continuity of life in Canne della Battaglia from Pre-history to the Middle Ages. The exhibition follows a chronological and thematic order aimed at illustrating the historical evolution of the site and the interaction with the Ofanto geographical area. The educational equipment,  graphic layout and  multimedia supports make the visit very captivating.

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