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Discover 6 places to see in Carbonia

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Archaeological site of Monte Sirai

Located on a plateau at about 190 metres high, a short distance from the coast, the site was frequented since the Neolithic and nuraghic age for its important strategic position, which allowed the control of maritime and terrestrial communication of current Sulcis. The urban centre of Monte Sirai, born around 740 BC, the Phoenician age reached considerable size; It was razed in 520 BC following the conquest of the Carthaginians, who later rebuilt and whose munirono of fortifications. After the Roman conquest (238 BC) on the site, except for the dismantling of the walls remained intact until th


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Church of San Ponziano

Built in Romanesque style and project-based architects of the City Foundation and Valley Drive, has a form of the rectangular building with internal cross-plan divided into a nave and two aisles. The most widely used material in construction phase are granite and trachyte, with the latter featuring most of the downtown buildings. The Church was damaged significantly by bombing in 1943, which destroyed the original rose window. Next to the church stands the square bell tower, 44.7 meters high.


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Archaeological Museum Villa Sulcis

Villa Sulcis (1938-Malkan architect): located in the Park, was the residence of the Director of mining towns. Today houses the archaeological museum which showcases several artifacts found in the archaeological sites of the city and the surrounding area.


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MUSEUM OF PALEONTOLOGY AND CAVING "E. A. MARTEL"

The Palaeontological Museum "E.A. Martel", was founded in 1972 by Speleological Research Group "e. a. Martel", and has become in civic 1996 thanks to the donation in loan for use of the city administration. The historic collection of the Martel was implemented with important findings in the original cast, and of great scientific interest, which allowed us to completely renew the exhibition to the public.
The central theme of the exhibition held in the Museum on the ground floor of the Palaeo Sulcitani Environments "E.A. Martel", winds through four large exhibition halls and concerns bioeventi a


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Piazza Roma

It is the city's main square. We overlook the parish of St. Ponziano, the town, Littoria Tower (or Tower), the Teatro Central.


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