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Discover 5 places to see in Oria

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CASTELLO DI ORIA

The Oria Castle is one of the most beautiful castles in Apulia.
On top of the highest hill of Oria, the castle is in a strategic point between the provinces of Brindisi and Taranto, easily reachable from the Highway 7, the ancient Appian way, just 30 km from the airport of Great Salento.
Built in the 13th century by order of Emperor Frederick II, which chronicles his celebrated wedding here with Jolanda of Brienne, the imposing Manor retains the charm of all the changes that have taken place over the past eight centuries of history.
Romanin family – C., advocate of the rebirth of this monumental


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Documentation Center Messapica

Archaeological interventions control in municipal area


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Archaeological Museum "Francesco Milizia" by Oria

The Archaeological Museum dedicated to the famous architect Francesco Milizia is located on the premises of the ‘De Pace Lombardi di Oria’ Public Library, set up in the large and bright rooms in the basement of City Hall, on Epitaph road. The museum contains discoveries from the 4th-2nd century BC, particularly tomb-furnishings and grave-goods found in the area. The works are displayed and visible to the public attending the public library. In the "exhibition room" which serves as a conference room, the library offers its own cultural production with an exhibition including valuable books, his


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Museo Diocesano Alessandro Maria Kalefati

The Diocesan Museum "A. M. Kalefati " of Oria, is located on the ground floor of the Bishop’s Palace. The building stands on the ancient Messapica Acropolis, where according to some witnesses from the nineteenth century, it is reported that here is the presence of a mosaic portraying a lion holding a snake in its jaws (elements that we find in the next coat of arms of the town where the snake comes out from a castle, two lions resting on the castle and a stork trying to seize the castle). Today the Bishop’s Palace is located next to the Basilica which is connected by an internal passageway. Th


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Apulian Regional ethnographic museum 1600/1900 of Oria

The 1600/1900 Apulian Regional Ethnographic Museum is hosted in a building located near the Sanctuary of “San Cosimo alla Macchia”, which is about 5 km from the town of Oria. The building shows a wide entrance where the finds are displayed and three large exhibition spaces are on two floors where the three sections of the museum are articulated: "World Farming, Social Life and Disappeared Works" with pictures, furniture, artificial scenarios and an extensive collection of newspapers and old magazines. The museum, inaugurated in 2007, came to life from the love of Gerardo Andriulo for his land


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