Pescocostanzo
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COLLEGIATE CHURCH SANTA MARIA DEL COLLE

The collegiate church of Santa Maria del Colle (on the hill), whose main façade overlooks the valley lying below, towers over the town of Pescocostanzo. Its foundation dates back to the Middle Ages, but its structure was adjusted and altered in the course of the XVI and XVII century. 
Its plan is divided in a nave and four aisles by round arches surmounted by high wooden ceilings. It is one of the rare examples of churches with more than three naves in the Abruzzi. The church extends in width, so as to alter the proportion between length and width. Such disproportion is due to the slope ov


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BOBBIN LACE MUSEUM

The Renaissance village of Pescocostanzo, located in Abruzzo Apennines, can boast a traditional craftsmanship that goes from the working of gold filigree of stone, from wrought iron to the bobbin lace. It seems almost certain that these activities spread in the small town around the second half of the 14th century when Pescocostanzo, destroyed by a violent earthquake in 1456, it was rebuilt with the use of Lombard craftsmen, who moved to the area with their families and brought a wealth of knowledge and traditions. Since then the art of tombolo has been passed down for centuries from generatio


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