Parking

Parking in the area of Madonna di Fucinaia:
On the provincial road SP 20, free of charge; parking allowed also for buses, situated 800m from the Visitor Centre of Temperino (follow signs for Temperino)

Parking in the Temperino area
Close to the Visitor Centre; free of charge; parking for buses not allowed

 

Entrance and Visitor Centre
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The Park Visitor Center, situated in the Temperino area, hosts the ticket office, the bookshop and the Archeology and Minerals Museum. It is the starting point for visiting all the Park areas.

 

Guided visit

Individual and family::
Admission charge, free visiting except to the mines where the guided tour is obligatory.
The guided tours, included in the price of the ticket, commence at set times and allow the visitor to understand in detail the situation of these places and their history. The complete visit to the park requires a full day. To be able to participate in the last guided tour, visitors are advised to arrive at least two hours prior to the cling time of the park.
Schools and groups::
Admission charge, obligatory reservation for guided tours.

 

Bookshop

booksho san silvestroIn the Park shop, books (specialized and popular publishing) and gifts (in particular unrefined and treated minerals for the production of small necklaces, Etruscan and Roman art reproductions and small jewels). A section is dedicated to the texts published by the Val di Cornia Parks and to the Val di Cornia Parks logo items/gifts.Open here this section of the shop to view some of the Parchi Val di Cornia branded articles.

 

Restaurant
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Centro ristoro Santa Barbara

 

 

Hostel

Close to Rocca di San Silvestro, and next to the Documentation Centre of Villa Lanzi, the Ostello di Palazzo Gowett can be found, with 24 rooms all with bathroom, sleeping a total of 96. Per gruppi e scuole, prenotazioni telefonando all'Ufficio Informazioni e Prenotazioni della Parchi Val di Cornia, tel. n. 0565 226445.

 

The Documentation Centre of Villa Lanzi

Il Centro di documentazione è sito in Villa Lanzi
Click here to open the page with all details.

 

Useful Information

Clothing
outdoor clothing with trekking boots and sunhat is advised in the summer months, and a pullover for the mines visit, where the temperature is constantly around 13-14°C.

Access for the disabled
Access for the disabled is permitted to the Museum of Temperino; with regard to the interior of the Mine of Temperino, only a few sections are can be accessed accompanied by a guide or a Park operator. In addition, access is possible to the Museum of the Mining Machinery and the Miners, situated in the Earle Shaft Area and on the train in the Lanzi - Temperino Tunnel.