- 4 hours
- Valley of the Temples
- The Griffo Museum
- 4 hours with an MA or Ph.D. level guide
Laura is a classical archaeologist. She holds a specialization diploma from the Archaeological School of Athens, and a Doctorate’s degree in classical archaeology from the University of Messina. She was also granted a Post doctoral fellowship to study at the Accademia dei Lincei. Laura has a great deal of experience excavating in Greece, Magna Grecia and Sicily, and has published a monograph and numerous scientific papers on Greek pottery. She is currently examining archaic and classical materials from Agrigento for the University of Palermo, and is also involved in developing learning programs for school children at the Valley of the Temples.
A native of Agrigento, Salvatore holds an MA and Postgraduate Diploma in Late Antique and Medieval Archaeology from the University of Palermo. He specialized in Forensic Anthropology, studying human skeletal remains of late-Antique people. No ancient cemeteries in the region has kept any secret from him… Salvatore’s other great passion is photography. He loves taking nature lovers and photography aficionados to breathtaking sites around the islands
Alice holds a degree in Classics from the University of Bologna and a postgraduate master degree in Art History and Archaeology from the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, Paris. She has been working for many years as a field archaeologist. Since the beginning of her career, her main goal has always been to make archaeology and art more approachable to the general public. Her long experience as a museum educator gave her the right training to work easily both with children and adults. She likes to see herself as an enthusiast and passionate ambassadress of Sicily' s cultural heritage.