Things to see and do - Castelli
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This town in the Abruzzi region, built on a wooded headland at the foot of Monte Carmicia, has been renowned since the 13C for its ceramics. Examples of local ceramic work can be seen in San Donato church and the Museo delle Ceramiche outside town.
Tourist attractions Castelli : Things to see and do
A24 I - 64041 Castelli
On the 12th September 1943, in this grandiose mountain habitat in which horses and sheep stroll about in herds that Mussolini, who had been kept prisoner since the 25th July , finally escaped his captors, helped by the German air force. He went on to..
v. del Convento 5 I - 64041 Castelli
Set up in an old 17C Franciscan convent a little way from small town, this museum charts the history of Castelli art with its collection of 15-19C paintings by the town's most famous artists.
v. San-Donato I - 64041 Castelli
The 17C ceiling of this church is an admirable example of the ceramics for which Castelli is famous.