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Discover 19 places to see in Ascoli Piceno

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State Archives of Ascoli Piceno

Established as State Archives section with d.m. 4/26/1954, now running state archive of d.p.r 9/30/1963 No. 1409., began to play effectively its activities in May 1962, after completion of the current headquarters located in Ascoli Piceno via San Serafino No. 8/c, receiving their first payments of documentary material, based on data provided by the complete census of State archival heritage intended to merge the Institute in 1959 by Elio Lang. They were welcomed at first payments of preunitaria documentation, the rich, and notarial Fund ancient heritage, for the most part, religious Guild perg


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Archaeological site of the Roman Theatre

Built on the slopes of the Hill of the Virgin Annunciate (or Pelasgian Hill), the Roman Theatre is a splendid example of Roman Theatre architecture. Unearthed in 1932, according to some the structure dates back to the end of the 1st century BC, after the destruction of the city by Strabo. For others, however, the remains of the space for the "choir" or "orchestra" would be of Greek origin, because absent in the Roman Theatre architecture and then they would think about remaking a pre-existing theatre before the devastation. The theatre is famous historically because it would have taken place i


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Battistero di San Giovanni

Is a simple and austere monument in the forms of sacred architecture represents Romanesque style in Ascoli, considered one of the best examples of Italian religious art is also present in the list of national monuments in Italy.


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Church of San Francesco

The Church was founded to commemorate the visit of St. Francis of Ascoli Piceno in the year 1215 and the Holy retains the name. The main façade of the Church of St. Francis opens onto via del Trivio. In the fresco of the bezel, from left to right, are portrayed St. John the Baptist, our Lady and St Francis.

The Gothic portal on Piazza del Popolo

The travertine portal, Gothic style, with wooden door designed by Cola dell'Amatrice, overlooking piazza del Popolo and is located in the middle of the outer wall, between the loggia dei Mercanti and the so-called kiosk of Lazzaro Morelli. In the Lun


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Cathedral of Sant'Emidio

The Sant'Emidio Cathedral, Cathedral of the city of Ascoli Piceno dedicated to his patron saint emygdius, lies with the Arengo Palace in piazza Arringo, the center of city life in the communal period.
At the Centre of the façade opens the entrance to the Cathedral with the sides cut columns vertically with bases, capitals and cornices of taste. In the penultimate piece between the wall, cross-pillar to the transept, opens the side entrance to the Cathedral in the Renaissance style, with two Corinthian pilasters supporting a semicircular tympanum; is called the door of Musa and the name derives


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Forte Malatesta

The Malatesta fortress is a fortress of Defense of the city of Ascoli Piceno. Built near the banks of the torrent Castellano and del ponte di Cecco, step for anyone who was in town from the East, was rebuilt on the ruins of earlier architecture erected over the centuries.
its rooms House a museum complex, composed of the Museo dell'alto Medioevo, composed primarily by two gold kits of about 260 tombs discovered in 1893 Lombard at the necropolis of Castel Trosino, Ascoli, and temporary exhibition halls.


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Contemporary art gallery "Osvaldo Licini"

The contemporary art gallery Osvaldo Licini, located inside the Cultural Centre St. Augustine, collects various works of important Italian authors like Fontana, Capogrossi, widow, Severini, Balch and especially the Celi collection-Hellstrom full of paintings and drawings by Osvaldo Licini. The Gallery is also a cultural centre hosting conferences periodically and art lessons. From 31 March, the gallery houses a room dedicated to Tullio Pericoli where you can admire the preparatory drawings and cartoons for the Hall Garzanti.
Osvaldo Licini (1894-1958), a native of Monte Vidon Corrado, in the pr


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Lapidary of Ascoli Piceno

The collection includes inscriptions, tombstones, coats of arms and sculptures coming from the city of Ascoli Piceno and collections since 1860 by Giulio Gabrielli: among the most interesting finds included two Roman sarcophagi, Lombard Windows from the Church of Sant'Ilario, some Romanesque capitals ab antiquo belonged to the crypt of the Cathedral of Ascoli, fragments of balustrades with carved high medieval items fitomorfi coats of arms and inscriptions, medieval and Renaissance. The Lapidary will be set up by autumn 2013 on the ground floor of Forte Malatesta, seat of the Museum of the mid


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