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Discover 9 places to see in Isernia

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Archaeological site and Museum of La Pineta Paleolithic


In the late 70 's a discovery of prehistoric archaeology posed Isernia in the spotlight: NE of the city came to light an important Palaeolithic settlement, whose interest, as well as the State of conservation, is also motivated by the high chronology, around 600-700,000 years ago. The Paleolithic encampment of Isernia La Pineta is one of the most complete records of the history of human population of our continent.
The precise stratigraphic excavation and study of the paleo-environmental, geological, historical, allow to draw a picture on the development of the territory and its oldest populati


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Saint Peter's Cathedral

The current building was built on a pagan temple italico 3rd century BC which remained intact the entire podium from which it is possible to reconstruct the shape.
Its present appearance is due to the neoclassical restorations ordered by Bishop Gennaro Saladin in the second half of the 19th century that has the great triangular pediment in travertine, is supported by two pairs of pillars at the corners and four tall ionic columns on the front. The Interior appears divided into three aisles with pillars decorated with polychrome marble Corinthian pilasters. In the chapel of the Blessed Sacrament


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Fontana Fraterna

The "fontana Fraterna" (or fontana della Fraterna, fontana della Concezione, fontana delle Sette Cannelle, or simply) is a public source, and a symbol of the city of Isernia.
At the center of the fountain there is a marble slab larger than the others and is decorated with two dolphins and a flower; This plate is of Roman origin and perhaps from a sepulchral building that it says belonged to Pontius Pilate.


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M – CONTEMPORARY ART MUSEUM ISERNIA

M Museum is a Museum of contemporary art in Isernia in the halls of the Palace site of the province of the city.
The Museum is the first of its kind in Molise and was inaugurated on March 12, 2004 with an exhibition called art in the head. The history of an obsession from Picasso to the present day
The Museum has a permanent exhibition with works by artists from around the world


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Monument to the fallen

Monument to the fallen of World War I, located in the Parco della Rimembranza and built by master stonemason Centuori, Camillo is dedicated to the victims of World War I; consists of six columns with Corinthian capitals, supporting a circular structure on which are carved the names of the victims of the great war and the six rivers protagonists of Italian victory.


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Archaeological Museum-Santa Maria delle Monache in Isernia

In the historic centre of Isernia Archaeological Museum is housed in the former Benedictine convent, high medieval origins of s. Maria delle Monache, where was from a pre-merger 1934 Antiquarium comunale with the library, with a collection of inscriptions and stone reliefs found in the village and in the surrounding area. The collection was enriched with further excavations and currently occupies the ground floor of the monumental complex. In the Lapidarium are placed according to a typological and thematic policy, Honorary statues and urns; the reliefs are evidence of military exploits


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