Made in an artisan workshop, the Miniature Sassi have become one of the attractions of the city.
The work was created out of pure passion in the 90s by the master Rizzi who never would have thought that they would become so important for the Città dei Sassi. The structure of the Miniature is arranged on an area of 12 square meters and weighs 35 quintals. The craftsman later taught his children the craft and passion. The details and details are astounding, three years of work for the realization of this magnificent work that you can appreciate in the city of Matera. In the artist’s workshop you will also find other works, all handmade and for sale for tourists and collectors’ lovers.
How to visit the Miniature Sassi
This miniature of the Sassi can be visited for free. They are easy to reach because they are on via Fiorentini. Opposite you can visit the Casa Grotta c’era una Volta set up with tuff figures made by the same craftsman