Page created by firenzenotte - Last updated on 20/07/2022
The excavations in the 'archaeological area of Fiesole include a theater Roman , the thermal baths , a temple and an Etruscan-Roman archaeological museum . They are located between Via Dupré, because of Etruscan and Via Bandini Mura. It contains exhibits from the third century BC to the second century AD
In 1809 , the Prussian Baron Schellersheim Friedman was the first to enforce the excavations in a farm, said Buche delle Fate, where he found the Roman era ruins. He did research until 1814 , then the works were suspended and resumed later in 1870 . The City Council in 1873 bought the land where excavations continued and in 1878 was set up in Praetorian palace museum with a first material came to light. The excavation director appointed by the municipality was Professor Demosthenes Macciò , who supported the position until 1910 .
In the esplanade of the excavations was the ancient Fesulae hole in convalle in the hills of San Francisco and Sant'Apollinare.
This page may have been translated using the Google automatic translate engine; please excuse any mistakes this translation might have.