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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...
San Lorenzo Cathedral Trapani
S. Lorenzo Cathedral
Built in 1102 as a chapel, and enlarged in the fifteenth century. It was dedicated to Saint...
S. Pietro Church Trapani
Church of S.Pietro
Of early Christian origins, it was reconstructed in 1076 by the Earl Ruggiero d’Altavilla....
Palazzo d’Alì Trapani
PALAZZO D'ALI
The family of senator Giuseppe D’Alì had it built between 1876 and 1904. The...
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 ...
Villino Nasi Trapani
VILLINO NASI
Built on “lo scoglio” (1898) by deputy Nunzio Nasi, it has art nouveau decorations and furnishings.
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;...
Palazzo Milo, Baroni della Salina Trapani
PALAZZO MILO BARONI DELLA SALINA
It was built in the seventeenth century and belonged to the Saura family; was then bought by...

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