Things to see and do - Alba Fucens
Alba Fucens :
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Alba Fucens Travel guide
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This former Roman colony, founded in 303 BC, is located 50km south of L'Aquila. Excavations have uncovered the remains of a basilica, a forum, baths, a covered market and an amphitheatre. The interesting Chiesa di San Pietro (Church of St Peter) overlooks the archaeological site.
Tourist attractions Alba Fucens : Things to see and do
This church erected in the 12C and built over what was left of an Apollo temple, dominates the ruins of this ancient Roman town of Alba Fucens. It harbours two illustrious works, namely an ambo and a magnificent iconostasis from the 13C