Basilica di San Bernardino

via San Bernardin, o, L'Aquila

It was built, with adjacent convent, between 1454 and 1472 in honor of San Bernardino da Siena, whose remains are kept inside Mausoleum built by Silvestro...

Cattedrale dei Santi Massimo e Giorgio (Duomo dell'Aquila)

Via Arcivescovado, 35, L'Aquila

It is the main place of worship of the city. Built in the thirteenth century, it was destroyed by the earthquake of 1703 to be restored later in the nineteenth and...

Fontana delle 99 Cannelle

Via Borgo Rivera, 31, L'Aquila

Located in the area of ​​Rivera, one of the oldest of the old town, the Fountain consists of 93 stone masks and six individual taps. According to tradition, the...

Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio

Piazzale di Collemaggio, L'Aquila

Santa Maria di Collemaggio was founded in 1288 by Pietro da Morrone, here crowned pope with the name of Celestino V on 29 August 1294. Considered the maximum...

Palazzo Pica Alfieri

Via Andrea Bafile, 19, L'Aquila

The building stands on the site of a former Renaissance architecture, Column House, in which lived the Queen Joanna of Aragon in 1493. The Palace was destroyed by...

Forte Spagnolo

Viale Benedetto Croce, L'Aquila

The Spanish Fort was built over a grandiose project of military strengthening, but never used for war purposes. In the seventeenth century it was used as the...

Museo Nazionale d'Abruzzo

Via Ottavio Colecchi, L'Aquila

Set inside the Spanish fortress, at present under restoration, the museum collects a few of the most noteworthy artistic expressions of the region, such as a...

Palazzo Centi

Via Rosso Guelfaglione, 45, L'Aquila

Considered one of the highest expressions of the Baroque in L'Aquila, it was built between 1752 and 1776 and commissioned by Gian Lorenzo Centi of Montereale to...

Chiesa di San Pietro a Coppito

Via San Pietro a Coppito, 14, L'Aquila

It got its name from the old Poppleto, current fraction of Coppito, one of the castles that contributed to the founding of L'Aquila. It is considered one of the most...

Archivio di Stato dell'Aquila

via Galileo Galilei, 2, L'Aquila

Anfiteatro Romano di Amiternum

Via Amiternum, L'Aquila

Amiternum Roman Amphitheater was the main amphitheater of ancient Sabine city of Amiternum, whose archaeological remains are located near the town of San Vittorino,...

L'Aquila

The city is located in Abruzzo, on the slope of a hill to the left of Aterno river, in Gran Sasso National Park. Ancient Sabino-Vestine origins are reflected in...

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