Information & Facts
Via del Duomo 147
Cathedral: Free; Archaeological site: EUR3
The official language of Italy is Italian. English is
understood in the larger cities but not in the more remote parts of
The Euro (EUR) is the official currency, which is divided into
100 cents. Those arriving in Italy with foreign currency can obtain
Euros through any bank, ATM or bureaux de change. ATMs are
widespread. Travellers cheques can be exchanged with ease in the
large cities, not so in the smaller towns. Credit cards are
accepted in upmarket establishments and shops around the cities.
Banks are closed on weekends, but tend to have better rates than
casas de cambios.
Open Monday to Saturday from 8am to 12.30pm, and
4.30pm to 7pm; Sundays from 8am to 1.30pm and 5pm to 7.30pm. The
archeological area is open on weekdays from 9am to 12pm and 4.30pm
to 7pm. On festivals and the days before festivals the site is open
from 9am to 12.30pm.