Getting Here

The ticket office is on:

Azienda Agricola F.lli Dragone
Contrada Petrapenta
Strada Provinciale Fondo Valle del Bradano sulla SS7 Appia

GPS coordinates:  latitude 40.618611 longitude 16.557006


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To reach the crypt by car:

from Matera - Altamura e Santeramo in Colle (Bari) - Laterza (Taranto):
Take SS 7 direction Potenza-Metaponto; 200 metres after gas station “Grifo Gas” (SS7 - km 564) turn  right and follow the sign “Cripta del Peccato Originale”

To reach the Crypt by car from Matera you need 15 minutes.

from Potenza - SS 407 Basentana - SS 106 Jonica:
On SS 7 direction Matera, after "Ponte Veronica", (SS 7 km 562), turn right, take the underpass and follow the sign "Cripta del Peccato Originale".

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