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Palazzo d’Alì

The ancient Drepanon in the shape of a sickle extends towards the sea, the main source of life for the fishing activity and for the tourist-commercial port (once a source of richness with the coral fishing). Passing through the historic centre, one can read the signs of the various cultural stratifications, from the oldest quarter, Casalicchio, to the Jewish quarter of Giudecca, to the medieval ruins of the Castello di Terra – Land Castle, to the Castello di Mare – Castle of the sea, or of the Colombaia. In the main street, palazzo Senatorio, and palazzo Riccio di San Gioacchino are splendid. The Church of Purgatory which holds the Misteri (twenty sculptural groups depicting the Passion of Christ), and Church of the Collegio are interesting. Not far away from the historic centre is the Sanctuary of the Annunziata and the Pepoli Museum, which holds precious jewels of art. South of the city, the Salt Pans are a unique environmental site from where the Salt Road itinerary begins.

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Palazzo Senatorio Trapani
PALAZZO SENATORIO
The Senate hall, also known as “Palazzo Cavarretta” stands on the site where the...
Church  of the Jesuits Trapani
OPERE D'ARTE DELLA CHIESA DEI GESUITI
In the church of the Jesuits the seventeenth century paintings by the Flemish Geronimo Gerardi,...
Piazza Saturno Trapani
Fountain of Saturn
Originally built in 1342 by the will of the noble family Chiaramonte and one of the first...
Church and monastery of S. Domenico Trapani
COMPLESSO DI SAN DOMENICO
It rose at the end of the XIV century in the highest part of the city.
Museum Pepoli Trapani
MUSEO REGIONALE PEPOLI E CHIOSTRO
The Regional Museum “Pepoli” is a prestigious institution located in the ex-monastery of the...
Palazzo Riccio di Morana Trapani
PALAZZO RICCIO DI MORANA
Built according to the plans of the architect Andrea Gigante, a student of Giovan Biagio Amico;...
Fishing nets Trapani
ATTIVITA' TIPICHE LEGATE ALLA PESCA
The typical produce is connected to the secular maritime vocation of the city; the local...
Church and Monastery of S. Maria dell’Itria Trapani
Church and Monastery of S.Maria of Itria
The Augustinian Friars obtained it in 1613 from the confraternity of  Saint Mary of ...

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