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Discover 20 places to see in Marsala

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The regional natural reserve of Isole dello Stagnone of Marsala

The regional nature reserve of Isole dello Stagnone of Marsala is a nature reserve in Sicily, founded in 1984 in the municipality of Marsala.

Territory

Extending on the West coast of Sicily in the municipality of Marsala, in the stretch of sea between Cape San Teodoro and capo Boeo or Lilybaeum, encompassing the four islands of San Pantaleo (Mozia), big island, choir and Santa Maria and saline coastal San Teodoro, Genna and Ettore Infersa.
The reserve includes the "Lagoon" (hence the name) a lagoon, the largest of Sicily characterized by shallow water (1-2 m and often no more than 50 cm). Fol


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Castello di Marsala

Marsala is a medieval castle castle of Norman origin. In the past it was used as a prison.

History

The eastern corner of the city, where the two arms of the Punic ditch meet, in an elevated position with respect to the slope in front of the city with a large sloping floor free of buildings facing the city, was built the medieval castle. Founded perhaps only as a fortified enclosure in the Norman age (but you can't escludeer that points there was a Byzantine Fort), was reinforced in Swabian age, as attested by the pseudo-trapezoidal plant and some stylistic elements, such as the ribs of an en


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Duomo di Marsala

Il duomo di San Tommaso di Canterbury è la chiesa matrice di Marsala. L'edificio di culto si affaccia col prospetto su piazza della Repubblica e l'adiacente via Giuseppe Garibaldi. È la più grande delle chiese di Marsala, appartenente alla diocesi di Mazara del Vallo, sede vescovile titolare Dioecesis Lilybaetana sotto il patrocinio di San Tommaso Becket, arcipretura di Marsala, parrocchia di San Tommaso Becket.

Diocesi di Lilibeo

II secolo prima metà - IX secolo, Diocesi di Lilibeo. Soppressa nel IX secolo in epoca araba e non ricostituita in epoca no


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Mozia

Motya (Ancient Greek: Μοτύη, Μοτύα; Italian: Mozia, Mothia; Sicilian: Mozzia), was an ancient and powerful city on an island off the west coast of Sicily, between Drepanum (modern Trapani) and Lilybaeum (modern Marsala). The island was renamed San Pantaleo in the 11th century by Basilian monks. It lies in the Stagnone Lagoon, and is within the comune of Marsala.
Though it was built by preceding cultures, it was settled for nearly four centuries by the Phoenicians.
The island is nearly 850 metres (2,790 ft) long and 750 metres (2,460 ft) wide, and about 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) (six stadia) from the


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Porta Garibaldi

Along the walls of the city of Marsala opened four doors and Porta Garibaldi, which took its name from the entrance of Garibaldi in Marsala the 11 may 1860 is one of the four. Crossing this door opens the heart of the historic city centre of Trapani.


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Convento del Carmine

Nell'angolo occidentale della città di Marsala, nel quartiere dell'Annunziata, i Carmelitani costruirono la chiesa ed il convento. L'area prescelta corrisponde alla piazza denominata del Carmine (dove si trova anche il barocco palazzo Grignani) che è in realtà uno slargo pressoché rettangolare che amplia notevolmente una strada dell'antico tracciato urbanistico di Lilibeo.

Non si hanno notizie certe in merito all'arrivo in Marsala dei frati dell'ordine carmelitano. Da più parti si asserisce che essi giunsero in Sicilia abbastanza pr


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Palace Gates

The charm of the façade of Palazzo Gates is also due to the second-floor balconies, that 18th-century Baroque style. One of them stands out for wavy and threshold for a splendid wrought iron in the shape of a duck breast; also notice the broken pediment, is located in a beautiful ornamental Medallion ruled by moulded jambs.


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TOURIST VIEW OF CONTEMPORARY PAINTING NATIONAL CITY OF MARSALA

The exhibition of contemporary painting "Città di Marsala" has more than 30 years an important role in promoting the cultural figurative activities. The institution has promoted in recent years retrospectives and exhibitions on Italian and international art. The institution houses the Pinacoteca Comunale, which opened in 1988, now has over 750 works by artists of national and international prestige which Cagli, Calhoun, Cassinari, accounts, Gentilini, Maccari, Mac, tomato, Sassu, Sironi, Tosi, Tozzi.


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