Fondazione Orestiadi

The Fondazione Orestiadi headquarters in Gibellina. For many years, is the protagonist of the Belice Valley, in the province of Trapani. Gibellina was the scene of the terrible earthquake in 1968. The country was rebuilt with the help of many international artists. The works are in museum collections of textures, in the streets and squares of the town. Gibellina is an open-air museum and is an obligatory stop for visitors to Sicily. Is located 40 minutes from the city of Palermo. Can be reached by train and more comfortably by car. From 33 years the Foundation offers the Orestiadi Festival in Gibellina, with shows of international artists of contemporary art and avant-garde theatre and music.
The Orestiadi Foundation has an Office in the houses of the Baglio Di Stefano, 1700 's, where you can also find the Museo delle Trame del Mediterraneo, which houses works by major artists of 900.

Offices Opening

from 09.00 to 13.00
from 14.00 to 18.00

Empedocles Library Opening

Mon, Tue, Thu
from 09.00 to 13.00
from 14.00 to 18.00

Mediterranean Weaves Museum opening

from Tuesday to Sunday
from 09.00 to 13.00
from 15.00 to 18.00

closed on Mondays.


Baglio di Stefano - 91024 Gibellina
Tel. +39 092 467844

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Our Conventions

Free admission for up to 9 years

Entrance to Museum of Mediterranean Textures

Full price:$5.00
Price PMO:$3.00

Valid only for the owner of the PMO CARD

Shows Orestiadi

Full price:$10.00
Price PMO:$8.00

Valid only for the owner of the PMO CARD


Discount PMO:20%

Valid only for the owner of the PMO CARD