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Discover 15 places to see in Asti

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Archivio di Stato di Asti

AS Asti was established by Ministerial Decree of April 15. 1959; the home was completed in 1964. Since then, in addition to some private archives and public bodies, it has collected what remained of State offices that are located in the current provincial constituency. In 1935 it was incorporated with the province of Asti in the territories, in particular those of Alessandria and Cuneo. The current territory therefore includes areas that over time were part of various constituencies (beyond those already remember, Acqui, Casale and especially); preunitaria documentation is fragmentary, and acc


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Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta

With 82 meters long and 24 in height and width is one of the largest churches of Piedmont, maximum expression of Gothic architecture in the region and can be placed among the greatest examples of Lombard Gothic in Northern Italy are appreciable.
The façade has three rosettes topped by oculi and two by a window.
Laterally, the Pelletta Portal presents in the angular statues of Saints, including Girolamo, Pietro, Paolo e Biagio, all dating from the late fifteenth century.
The Romanesque Bell Tower, dating back to 1266 and was remodelled in the 18th century; contains a concert of nine bells. There a


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Church of San Pietro in Consavia

The Church of San Pietro in Consavia, or complex of the baptistery of St Peter's is a Catholic Church of Asti consisting of four buildings dating from the 12TH century and 14th century located at the eastern end of the highway in Borgo San Pietro.

The complex, for many centuries the Priory's Jerusalem headquarters, archeo-paleontological museum of the city, temporarily closed.


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Collegiata di San Secondo

The Collegiata di San Secondo is a Roman Catholic basilica among the oldest of Asti. With the adjacent Town Hall and overlooking the square with the same name, is the heart of the city. Dedicated to San Secondo, patron of the city, according to tradition was founded on the site of his martyrdom and burial.


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CRYPT AND MUSEUM OF S. ANASTASIO

The building is the remains of a Romanesque construction that was destroyed in the Baroque era. It is situated under the College House and ancient columns support its vaults. The museum houses sculptures, headstones and finds from various eras.


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ALFIERIANO MUSEUM

Inside the Alfieri Palace, the building dates from the 13thcentury and was reshaped in 1748 by Benedetto Alfieri. It houses relics and memories of the Asti writer Vittorio Alfieri.


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MUSEO DEGLI ARAZZI SCASSA

Visit the workshop of Ugo Scassa, active since 1957 and celebrated internationally since 1960 about tapestry weaving high Heald; Exhibition Gallery of modern tapestries. The collection includes tapestries woven on sketches of paintings by Italian and foreign artists including: Casorati, De Chirico, Guttuso, Mastroianni, Kandinsky, Klee, Matisse and Miro. Adjacent to the exhibition halls is the weaving workshop.


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THE DIOCESAN CATHEDRAL'S ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

The Diocesan Museum is headquartered at the Episcopal Complex of the Cathedral and archeological path through Roman remains and medieval, high exhibition halls of the ancient liturgical furnishings and silver fabric and other significant works, temporary exhibition halls for contemporary art.
Next to the Museum there is the Cathedral with permanent exhibition of his works of art exhibited in the worship of the faithful.
Particularly important Renaissance tables by Gandolfino da Roreto, the most important figure of the Asti area in the late 15th century and early 16th century, initially influence


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