Castle

Forte di Bard e Museo delle Alpi

Via Vittorio Emanuele II, Bard, (Aosta)

Bard is a fortified complex that rebuilding in the nineteenth century by House of Savoy on the rock that dominates the village of Bard. After a period of neglect,...

Point of interest

Piazza Émile Chanoux

Piazza Emile Chanoux, Aosta

Émile Chanoux Square is the main square of Aosta. It is located in central area of the city and has rectangular shape with long sides facing north and south. Once...

Archaeological Area

Scavi chiesa paleocristiana di San Lorenzo

Via Sant'Orso, 9, Aosta

Under old parish church of the village, excavations have unearthed an early Christian cruciform Basilica, indicated as Concilium Sanctorum, Assembly of Saints...

Religious building

Collegiata di Sant'Orso

Via Sant'Orso, Aosta

It constitutes, together with Cathedral, the most important testimony of sacred art history of Valle d'Aosta. Specific interest are ancient Ottonian frescoes ...

Religious building

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta e San Giovanni Battista (Duomo)

Piazza Papa Giovanni XXIII, Aosta

The origin of Aosta Cathedral dates back to initial phases of diffusion of Christianity in the valley, towards the end of the fourth century. Church was completely...

Museum

Museo del tesoro della Cattedrale di Aosta

Piazza Papa Giovanni XXIII, Aosta

Placed in Cathedral, Museum provides a significant overview of Val d'Aosta XIII-XVIII centuries, combining pieces from rich Cathedral's Treasure of some works of...

Archaeological Area

Criptoportico forense di Aosta

Piazza Papa Giovanni XXIII, Aosta

The structure, from Roman times, surrounded the sacred area of the ancient city forum. The complex, recently renovated, is located below the road and is...

Monument

Porta Pretoria

Via San Anselmo, 7, Aosta

Built in 25 BC, it is still in excellent condition and consists of two series of arches - one more central and two lateral minors - enclosing a parade ground. On both...

Archaeological Area

Teatro romano di Aosta

Via Cesare Chabloz, Aosta

The single-sided currently visible it is the southern one, characterized by a series of buttresses and arches, and lightened by three overlapping of windows of...

Castle

Castello di Issogne

Castello di Issogne, 8-14, Issogne, (Aosta)

Already owned by Bishops of Aosta, restored in 1400 by Ibleto of Challant, Castle acquired its present appearance between 1490 and 1510 under George of Challant, who...

Museum

Museo del Carnevale della Coumba Freide

Aosta

Located in a fortified house dating from the fifteenth century, classic example of late Gothic  rural architecture, the Museum of the Carnival of Coumba offers a...