National Archaeological Museum of Altamura

POLO MUSEALE DELLA PUGLIA
Director: Elena Silvana Saponaro
Opening days and times: Monday-Friday 8.30-19.30, Saturday-Sunday 8.30-13.30; 
Altamura(BA)
Address: via Santeramo, 88
CAP: 70022
+ 39 080 3146409
Fax: + 39 080 3146409
Email: pm-pug.museoaltamura@beniculturali.it
Web site: http://www.musei.puglia.beniculturali.it/

Description:

TheMuseumofAltamuraoffers a comprehensive and detailed overview of ancient civilizations in Alta Murgia, an area that was inhabited since the Middle Paleolithic. It hosts a section of particular interest, that is dedicated to the discovery of the Man of Altamura in Lamalunga, who lived between 300,000 and 50,000 years ago (Middle-Upper Pleistocene).