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Paceco

RNO of the Salt pans

An agricultural centre known in the past for a native variety of musk melon called “Cartucciaro”, it offers the visitors one of the most attractive naturalistic areas in Europe, protected by the WWF: the Riserva Naturale Orientata delle Saline di Trapani e Paceco – Oriented Nature Reserve of the Salt Pans of Trapani and Paceco, in which there is the Salt Museum. The neighbouring town hamlet of Nubia, which rose around an ancient watch tower, is famous for its salt production, its typical red garlic and its pizzutello tomato. Not far away is the Dattilo district, where it is possible to try the typical ricotta cheese cannoli and see the Invitation to San Giuseppe (Saint Joseph) which takes place on the 19th of March with the offering of a meal to three people representing the Sacred Family, in front of a votive altar decorated with characteristic bread. The interesting library-museum holds a prominent selection of archaeological finds.

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The beauties di (en)Paceco

Church of Maria SS. Del Rosario Paceco
CHIESA DI MARIA SANTISSIMA DEL ROSARIO
The church of Maria Santissima del Rosario, wished for by Prince Fardella and considered to be...
Salt Museum Paceco
MUSEO DELLA CIVILT└ DEL SALE
In the Reserve, there is the Museo delle Saline - Salt Pan Museum in the storeroom of a...
Playground Paceco
IMPIANTI SPORTIVI
The town council has a sports centre where football, light athletics can be practised and an...
Municipal library Paceco
BIBLIOTECA COMUNALE
The library includes a collection of books, newspapers and the archives, and is an important...
RNO of the Salt pans Paceco
RNO DELLE SALINE DI TRAPANI E PACECO
Of noteworthy naturalistic importance is the Riserva Naturale Orientata delle Saline di Trapani...
Cartucciaro Melon Paceco
MELONE GIALLO
A typical product is the winter musk melon which is a type of melon which keeps for a long time:...
Museum of prehistoric civilisation Paceco
MUSEO DELLA CIVILT└ PREISTORICA ENTRO LA BIBLIOTECA
Includes books, the newspaper library, various archives and a museographic section with...
Laboratory of country civilization Paceco
LABORATORIO MUSEALE DELLA CIVILT└ CONTADINA
Being a town primarily based on agricultural tradition, Paceco, in the Laboratorio Museale della...

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