Heirs to the Lombard greatness (572-774), the people of Pavia carries with pride the last vestiges of this period, such as the crypts of Santa Maria alle Cacce, San Giovanni Domnarum and Sant'Eusebio, featuring magnificent water leaf capitelli.
Showcasing over 300 artworks from all over the world, do not miss from the 1st through the 3rd of September 2017 the exhibition titled: Lombards. A people that changed history at Pavia's Visconti Castle.
It is an epochal exhibition, the largest ever done regarding the Lombards, the result of over 15 years of new archaeological, epigraphical and historical research made at medieval excavation sites and catacombs.
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