millennium olive tree

In the shade of this protective and serene old olive tree, one can contemplate five menhir statues with strong phallic symbolism, grouped in alignment below what becomes an imposing oppidum.   Back...

Chronology and furniture

On the return, before joining the exit of the visit, the museum provides additional information to the visitor. The details inside will allow us to penetrate more deeply both into daily life and into the customs and beliefs of all these men who have succeeded each...

Raw menhir

A simple menhir before stylistic and chronological evolution, its silhouette tends towards a sub-rectangular shape. This type of monolith is calibrated and its size is generally between 0.80 cm and 2.50 m. In some cases, they are simply detached and erected granite...

Granite quarry

If you go up a little, you can see a rocky promontory from which the blocks of stone, the raw material for the buildings and statues of the place, were extracted. This is the granite quarry that was rediscovered during work on the mound facing the spur carrying the...

Alignment

To get to the alignment of the five statue-menhirs standing in the valley at the foot of the thousand-year-old olive tree, one crosses the stream of Barcajolo (Filitosa III, Filitosa IV, Filitosa I, Tappa I, Filitosa II). These statues, the first to be seen in...