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The Museum presented some of the most significant finds related to two Greek cities of Herakleia and Siris and indigenous centres of the hinterland. The city of Siris votive statuettes are referable and funeral of VII-VI century BC with figurative ceramics locally produced, among the oldest made of Magna Greece.
Among the most significant finds related to Herakleia, arrays are presented to figurines found in the handmade, votive objects found in the sanctuaries and especially important funeral of IV-III centuries b.c. characterized by beautiful red-figure pottery and fine gold jewelry, filigree
The archaeological area includes the Acropolis of the ancient city of Herakleia, founded in 433/32 BC, and the urban sanctuaries.
It is partly in the urban system, on which axis orthogonal we have the units consist of residential and production units arranged around a central courtyard. In the late Hellenistic period brought the House model to the peristyle.
The sacred areas are dedicated to the worship of Dionysus (are visible the foundations of the temple and the adjoining the Agora with the altar) and Demeter (on two terraces)