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Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

Piazza della Madonna, 1, 60025 Loreto AN, Italy

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About Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

The Basilica Della Santa Casa is a shrine of Marian pilgrimage in Loreto, Italy. The basilica is known for enshrining the house in which the Blessed Virgin Mary is believed by some Catholics to have lived. Pious devotees believe that the same house was flown over by Angelic beings from Jerusalem to Tersatto then to Recanati before arriving at the current site.


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Museo Civico Villa Colloredo Mels6.67km from Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

The Villa Colloredo Mels Civic Museum is located in Recanati.  The museum is housed in a villa that belonged to the Colloredo Mels Counts, a noble family of Friulian origin.  The villa, with its original medieval layout, was renovated in the sixteenth century until it obtained its current neoclassical appearance. In 1998 the Civic Museums of Recanati moved there, already in the Town Hall, with collections that include archeology and contemporary art.

Numana7.78km from Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

Numana is an Italian coastal town of 3 807 inhabitants in the province of Ancona in the Marche region, located on the Riviera del Conero. The beach of Numana Alta includes two bays formed close to the cliff: the Spiaggiola and the Spiaggia Dei Frati, while the beach of Numana low extends south of the port to the hamlet of Marcelli.

Conero Regional Park8.77km from Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

The Conero regional park is a protected natural area of the Marche region established in 1987 and which extends on the homonymous promontory, in the province of Ancona.  Here there are some points from where you can enjoy breath-taking panoramas stretching on the whole Conero  Coast, but also visit historical sites very charming. One of the nice trekking area and also it is suitable for more adventure activities.

Grotte nel sottosuolo di Camerano10.91km from Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

The caves of Camerano are an underground complex of considerable extension, which develops below the historic center of the town of Camerano. The underground complex has a totally artificial origin, hence the name of "city" is preferable to that of " cave ", which is more ambiguous.  The precise extension of the hypogeum is not known, as it has not been completely surveyed. It extends roughly under the entire historic center, even outside the boundaries of the ancient fortified city.

Monte Conero12.14km from Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

Monte Conero is a promontory in Italy, situated directly south of the port of Ancona on the Adriatic Sea. It is a unique component of the protected natural area that belongs to the park of Cornero. This paradisiac place will hold several surprises for you, indeed the beauty and purity of the color of the sea, the villages of Numana and Sirolo, and the church of Santa Maria di Portonovo.

Palazzo Buonaccorsi20km from Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto

Palazzo Buonaccorsi is a historic building in Macerata located in via Don Minzoni, 24. The building today houses the "Civic Museums of Palazzo Buonaccorsi" and houses the Carriage Museum, the collections of ancient and modern art, and the library "Amedeo Ricci".  The sumptuous interiors cover the Baroque and Rococo styles, centering on the Great Hall of the Aeneid, with a pavilion vault frescoed with the Wedding of Bacchus and Ariadne.

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Marche is a central region of Italy on the east coast composed of rolling hills and fertile plains at the base of the Apennine mountains. It is bordered by Umbria in the west, Emilia-Romagna to the north, and Abruzzo to the south.