Photo gallery

Photo gallery

The Grand Tour in Sicily

Valle del Leone and the Elliptical

Etna, an ever-changing natural laboratory

Val Calanna, the first step towards a single large volcanic structure

The 2001 eruption of Mount Etna, where the approach to volcanoes changed

Acireale and its “timpe”

The senses tell The Summit craters

Summit crater activity between 2011 and 2019

The Elliptical, the first great volcano of Etna

The Red Mountains and the destructive eruption of 1669

Etna, wine terroir of excellence

The earthquake that changed the geography of eastern Sicily in 1693

The Etna viewpoint

The senses tell The Etna viewpoint

Humankind and the volcano: how should we behave? Volcanic risk

Why did Etna form in that specific geographical position?

Lachea Island and the Aci Trezza Stacks

The continuous evolution of the Etna summit craters

The senses tell Valle del Leone

The Jaci river

Empedocles and his passion for Etna

Summit crater activity between 2011 and 2019

Criteria for including Mount Etna in the WHL

The 1669 eruption in Catania

The senses tell Torre del Filosofo

The Grand Tour in Sicily

The senses tell Val Calanna

The living mountain

Etna: a marvellous group of different types of flora

The senses tell Torre del Filosofo

The senses tell The summit craters

The Elliptical, the first great volcano of Etna

An ever-evolving volcano

Malavoglia

The Red Mountains and the destructive eruption of 1669

The continuous evolution of the Etna summit craters

A fauna context yet to be discovered

The senses tell Acireale

Torre del Filosofo: at the base of the summit craters (2950 metres)

Acireale and reconstruction after the 1693 earthquake

The earthquake that changed the geography of eastern Sicily in 1693

The world’s first (almost successful) attempt to stop a lava flow: the eruption of 1991-93

Etna, the living mountain

The first volcanic structures of Etna, between Aci Castello and Aci Trezza

The Etna viewpoint

The 1669 eruption in Catania

The senses tell Valle del Leone

The 2001 eruption of Etna, when the Mountain seemed to be alive

Valle del Leone and the Elliptical

The different names of the “Muntagna”

The “notches” of snow

Volcanic monitoring and eruption forecasting

The eruption of 1928 that destroyed the town of Mascali

Humankind and the volcano: how should we behave? Volcanic risk

Malavoglia

A fauna yet to be discovered

The senses tell Acicastello and Acitrezza

Torre del Filosofo: at the base of the summit craters (2950 metres)

Etna: a marvellous group of microclimates and vegetation

The fault system of the “Timpe” of Acireale

Empedocles and his passion for Etna

The senses tell Val Calanna

Etna, a natural laboratory where experiments can be carried out

Acireale and reconstruction after the 1693 earthquake

The senses tell The Red Mountains

The senses tell The Etna Viewpoint

The Jaci river

Val Calanna, the first step towards a single large volcanic structure

Lachea Island and the Aci Trezza Stacks

An ever-evolving volcano

The senses tell Acicastello and Acitrezza

The senses tell Acireale

The “notches” of snow

The different names of the “Muntagna”

The fault system of the “Timpe” of Acireale

The senses tell The Red Mountains

The eruption of 1928 that destroyed the town of Mascali

The first Etnean volcanic events between Aci Castello and Aci Trezza

Acireale and its “timpe”

Why is Etna one of the most studied volcanoes in the world?