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Liberty nel Piceno

Tra la fine dell'800 e gli inizi del '900 si sviluppa nel Piceno quello stile raffinato chiamato Liberty, tipico del benessere della borghesia del tempo. L'itinerario parte da Ascoli Piceno e attraversa alcuni borghi del territorio Piceno, alla ricerca dei luoghi...

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Calanchi’s landscape

The route is dedicated to the principal villages in the suggesting calanchi’s landscape. The calanchi were created by the erosion of water. The route includes some beautiful medieval villages: Montalto delle Marche, Patrignone, Carassai, Ripatransone, Montefiore dell’...

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Tour del Rosso Piceno

L'itinerario attraversa alcuni principali borghi produttori del Rosso Piceno Superiore: Offida, Ripatransone, Acquaviva Picena, S. Benedetto del Tronto. PUNTO DI INCONTRO: Viale De Gasperi, Ascoli Piceno. DURATA:  6 ore c.a, intera giornata TRASPORTO: a piedi, bus o...

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Municipal Art Gallery

The Municipal Art Gallery is situated in the Town Hall, Arengo Palace, and it is considered one of the most important museums in Marche Region, second only to the National Art Gallery of Urbino. It was instituted in 1861 with the transfer of works of art from the...

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Diocesan Museum

The Diocesan Museum was opened to the public in 1961 with the aim to collect and exhibit works of sacred art coming from all over the territory of Ascoli Diocese, in order to protect them, to highlight their artistic value and, sometimes, to save them from the risk of...

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I borghi sul mare

L'itinerario prevede la visita ai due borghi medievali del litorale adriatico: Grottammare e Cupra Marittima.  PUNTO DI INCONTRO: Piazza S. Pio V DURATA:  6 ore c.a, intera giornata TRASPORTO: a piedi, bus o macchina per lunghi spostamenti Possono essere previsti...

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Museum of the Early Middle Ages

The museum is located in the wonderful site of Malatesta Fortress; at the beginning, in the XIV century, the fortress was built by Galeotto Malatesta, Lord of Rimini. Then, the architect Antonio da Sangallo, the Younger, was appointed by Pope Paul III Farnese to erect...

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Il paesaggio lunare del Piceno

L'itinerario attraversa i borghi storici inseriti nel "panorama lunare" del territorio Piceno, chiamato così per la presenza dei calanchi: un fenomeno geomorfologico di erosione del terreno che si produce per l'effetto di dilavamento delle acque su rocce argillose. Il...

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Museums of the Papal paper mill

  The Papal paper mill is located on the right side of Castellano river, one of the two rivers in Ascoli Piceno. Since the VIII century the hydraulic energy of the Castellano river was exploited to move the mills and fulling-mills that made up an industrial complex of...

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Archeological Museum

The Archeological Museum is situated in Arringo Square, in Panichi Palace. The building was erected on the pre-existences of the XIII-XIV centuries. It assumed its current aspect in the XVI century; the palace was built thanks to Giovanni Maria Spinola. It became a...

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Fritto Misto 2016: In amore vince chi Frigge!

Anche quest'anno tutti i buongustai sono invitati a partecipare alla dodicesima edizione di "Fritto Misto" che avrà luogo, dal 22 aprile al 1 maggio 2016, ad Ascoli Piceno..la location è come sempre Piazza Arringo (nel centro storico della città) dove verrà allestito...

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The Museum of Ceramic Art

The Museum of Ceramic Art was inaugurated in 2007; it is dedicated to Ascolan majolica since XV century. The museum is located in S. Tommaso Square, seat of the ancient amphitheater during the Roman period. Today, in this place, you can admire the beautiful Romanesque...

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