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Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

Piazza Andrea D'Isernia, 86170 Isernia IS, Italy

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About Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

The Cathedral of San Pietro Apostolo is the most important building of Catholic worship in the city of Isernia, the mother church of the diocese of Isernia-Venafro and the seat of the parish of the same name. It is located in Piazza Andrea d'Isernia, in the historic center of the city and stands on an ancient Italic pagan temple of the third century BC; its present appearance is the result of numerous interventions, carried out both after the numerous earthquakes and following the building's ren



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Fontana Fraterna0.26km from Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

The " Fontana Fraterna " is a public source and symbol of the city of Isernia.  Listed by the Encyclopedia Treccani as one of the most beautiful in Italy, with six water jets, with the unusual shapes of a loggia, made with blocks of compact limestone, it is one of the most significant and important works of the town pentro.  In ancient times it stood in piazza Fraterna, in front of the church of the Concezione, but after the allied bombing in 1943, it was moved to piazza Celestino V, in the hear

Fontana della Fraterna0.26km from Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

The " Fontana Fraterna " is a public source and symbol of the city of Isernia.  Listed by the Encyclopedia Treccani as one of the most beautiful in Italy, with six water jets, with the unusual shapes of a loggia, made with blocks of compact limestone, it is one of the most significant and important works of the town pentro.

Museo Civico della Memoria e della Storia0.26km from Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

The House of Memory and History is an institution of the Municipality of Rome, a place of culture born with the intention of telling, knowing and sharing the memory and history of the twentieth century and of Rome. Associations that represent the historical memory of antifascism, of the Resistance, of the war of Liberation, of the memory of the events of the twentieth century and cultural institutes that have the purpose of reconstruction, conservation and promotion of this memory participate in

Basilica Minore dell'Addolorata di Castelpetroso8.24km from Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

The basilica sanctuary of Maria Santissima Addolorata, or simply the basilica dell'Addolorata is an important Catholic place of worship located in the municipality of Castelpetroso, in the province of Isernia, and belonging to the archdiocese of Campobasso-Boiano.

Santuario di Maria Santissima Addolorata8.24km from Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

The basilica sanctuary of Maria Santissima Addolorata, or simply the basilica dell'Addolorata is an important Catholic place of worship located in the municipality of Castelpetroso, in the province of Isernia, and belonging to the archdiocese of Campobasso-Boiano.  According to the testimony of the visionaries, the Virgin Mary appeared for the first time on March 22, 1888, to two shepherdesses named Serafina and Bibiana in the locality of Cesa tra Santi, on the slopes of Mount Patalecchia.

San Vincenzo al Volturno13.33km from Cattedrale di Isernia - San Pietro Apostolo

Abbazia di San Vincenzo al Volturno is famous for its cycle of 9th-century frescoes by Epifanio in the crypt. The original monastery was sacked and burned by the Saracens in 881 and subsequently rebuilt on the opposite side of the river. It was founded in the 8th century.  The current monastery, housing a group of 8 benedictin nuns, is located to the east of the river, while the archaeological monastery of the early Middle Ages was located on the west.

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Molise is situated in south-central Italy and lies between the Apennine ridge and the Adriatic Sea. Nature, history, art, age-old traditions and good food are the treasures of this still largely-undiscovered region. It reveals unexpected and magnificent landscapes, while the many nature reserves protect the vegetable and animal species representative of this area.