Things to see and do - Cassino
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This town in Lazio is famous as the site of a decisive battle in May 1944 between the Allied troops and German occupying forces, which enabled the Allies to open the road to Rome. The fighting severely damaged Monte Cassino abbey, one of the most important Christian monasteries in the world (it was here that St Benedict drew up the Benedictine rules). The abbey has since been rebuilt according to the original plans.
Tourist attractions Cassino : Things to see and do
Via Montecassino 1
This Abbey founded in 529, had its zenith under Abbott Desiderius in the 11C and the art of the Montecassino monks (miniatures, frescoes, mosaics) influenced Clunisian art enormously. The abbey, fronted by four interlinked cloisters, was rebuilt afte..
This museum exhibits objects unearthed in excavations in the neighbouring archaeological site, where they found the relics of an amphitheatre, a theatre and the tomb of Umidia Quadratilla.
Via Montecassino 1
This museum charts the history of the abbey and assembles a collection of artworks that survived the 1944 bombings.
Piazza Corte I - 03043 Cassino
Offering free parking and modern rooms with free high-speed internet, Hotel Gari has a central location a 10-minute walk from Cassino Station. The breakfast area boasts big windows overlooking the garden. Rooms are air conditioned and come with sate..
Via G. Di Biasio 53 I - 03043 Cassino
Prix Prices from : 55 €
Offering free parking and free Wi-Fi, Hotel Alba is in Cassino, is a 5-minute walk from Cassino Train Station and city centre. Its restaurant serves Italian cuisine and international favourites. Decorated with light tones and colourful bed linen, al..
Via Casilina Nord Km. 136,500 I - 03043 Cassino
Forum Palace Hotel & Spa is a 700 metres from Cassino’s centre and 3 km from the A1 motorway. It offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. The on-site restaurants serve international dishes. Rooms feature classic or modern decor. They come with air condit..
Via Gari 1/3 I - 03043 Cassino
This restaurant is run with great enthusiasm by the Evangelista family (hence the abbreviation Evan's). It specialises in delicious fish and seafood prepared mainly in a classic style, although local dishes also feature on the menu.
via G. di Biasio 53 I - 03043 CASSINO
via Sferracavallo 105 I - 03043 CASSINO