Grosseto started as a restore place for travellers in the middle of the marsh. In the Middle Ages begins the city life and the hexagon defends wall was built. In the beginning of the 19 century with the lord Leopold II all citizens and all the offices were moved over to Scansano in summertime “estata” to avoid malaria.

Museo archeologico: Piazza Baccarini, open 9-13/16-19, closed on Monday.
Museo di storia Naturale: Via Mazzini, open in the week 9-12.30/16-19, on Sunday and festivities 9-13, Monday closed.
Aquarium: Vallo degli Arcieri, from April until June and from to September to December, open 9.30- 12.30/ 15.30- 18.30 July and August 17.00/ 23.00, Monday and Friday 21.00 / 23.00.


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