Basilica di S. Bernardino

The Basilica di S. Bernardino of Siena is the biggest renascent in Abruzzo and began to be built in 1454 after a few years from the death of San Bernardino of Siena (1380-1444) a Franciscan and orator who stayed in L\'Aquila and initiated the congregation of Frati di San Bernardino (Brothers of San Bernardino). The construction was brought forward by S. Giovanni da Capestrano and S. Giacomo della Marca, disciples of S. Bernardino and finished after about 20 years. The face is attributed to Cola dell\'Amatrice and it presents itself with three over posed orders in the three different classical styles, doric, tonico, and high up is possible to see the bernardiniani monograms.

Basilica di Collemaggio

In 1275 Pietro fa Morrone, coming back from Lion stopped to rest in a place near the city called Collemaggio. In a dream Pietro gathered the desire of...

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Duomo di San Massimo

The Dome is dedicated to the Saint Patron of the City and protector of L\'Aquila San Massimo a martyr of Aveda it was built in the XII century and rec...

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Fontana 99 Cannelle
Fontana delle 99 Cannelle

The Fontana delle 99 Cannelle, called the Riviera, was initially built for two sided in 1272 by the wish of the governor Lucchesino Aleta to remember...

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Forte Spagnolo
Spanish Fort

The Spanish Fort, commonly called the Castle, was constructed in 1534 by Prince Filiberto d\'Orange, in the place where in 1401, King Ladislao erected...

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