Museum

POLO MUSEALE CIVICO DIOCESANO - MONASTERO DI SANTA CHIARA

PIAZZA G. GARIBALDI, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The museums are set in the convent adjoining the beautiful Baroque Santa Chiara's church, decorated with a precious fourteenth-century cycle of paintings. It includes...

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CHIESA DELLA SANTISSIMA ANNUNZIATA

Corso Ovidio, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The Church of Santissima Annunziata looks over Corso Ovidio, the main avenue of Sulmona: the church was founded in 1302 but there are no traces of its primary...

Museum

MUSEO CIVICO SANTISSIMA ANNUNZIATA

CORSO OVIDIO, SNC, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The municipal Museums of Sulmona are set inside the building of Santissima Annunziata, one of the most important in the town, founded in 1320 as an orphanage and...

Museum

MUSEO 'IN SITU'SALA ARIANNA" DEL MUSEO ARCHEOLOGICO

CORSO OVIDIO, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The municipal Museums of Sulmona are set inside the building of Santissima Annunziata, one of the most important in the town, founded in 1320 as an orphanage and...

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MUSEO CIVICO DEL COSTUME POPOLARE ABRUZZESE MOLISANO E DELLA TRANSUMANZA

VIA MAZARA, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The Museum of Traditional Costumes of the Abruzzi and the Molise and of the Transhumance (that is the seasonal movement of people with their livestock between fixed...

Religious building

CHIESA DI SANTA MARIA DELLA TOMBA

Piazza S. Maria della Tomba, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

Near the homonymous town gate there is the church of Santa Maria della Tomba, built in the XII century and restored several times. Its façade has the horizontal...

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EREMO DI SANT'ONOFRIO AL MORRONE O DI CELESTINO V

Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The hermitage of Sant'Onofrio was enlarged by order of Pietro from Morrone in the last decade of the XIII century; here the monk lived a hermit's life from the 1293...

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SAN FRANCESCO DELLA SCARPA

Via Mazara, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

Formerly dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene, the church of San Francesco della Scarpa was restored by order of Charles of Anjou who, in 1290, allocated a huge sum for...

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MUSEO AMBIENTALE DI STORIA NATURALE

VIA ANGELONI, 11, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The museum is set inside Sardi Palace, built by a family from Pisa in the XVI century. It contains a large number of evidences concerning mineralogy, malacology,...

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CATTEDRALE DI SAN PANFILO

Viale Roosvelt, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

San Panfilo Cathedral, built on the ruins of a pagan temple, was restored by order of the bishop Trasmondo in 1075; after an earthquake in 1706 a new Baroque building...

Archaeological Area

SITO ARCHEOLOGICO ERCOLE CURINO

Località Badia, Sulmona, (L'Aquila)

The temple dedicated to Curian Hercules rises on a sacred area frequented uninterruptedly by pagans (the earliest evidences are rock-paintings discovered in a few...