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Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption

What to see in Vico del Gargano, Foggia

  • Via Chiesa Madre, 30, Vico del Gargano (FG)

the Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption of Vico del Gargano has a simple façade, closed by a triangular tympanum and softened by a portal trabeato in stone. On the architrave with plant motifs, supported by two semi-columns, a registration date the year 1675. The bell tower quadrangular and the ribbed cupola soar over the implant to spindle of the acropolis of the town. Inside the church we can see a long central nave and two side aisles with five windows on each side that give light to the same. The Church is provided with eleven altars among which that of San Valentino, patron of Vico del Gargano already for sixty years and the altar of the SS. The crucified one time under the employers of Troiano Spinelli Marquis of Vico. In the central nave a great arc supported by pillars divides the choir from the rest of the Church. To the right and to the left of the choir there are seats carved wood to two orders and at the center there is the high altar with the framework for oil of the B.V. dell'Assunta, S. Pietro, S. Lorenzo and S. Domenico. In the middle of the eighteenth century the church was awarded the title of Collegiate.

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Castrum Vici
Castrum Vici
The norman "castrum Vici" of Vico del Gargano in Puglia, dates back to the XI century.
Via Chiesa Madre, 4, Vico del Gargano (FG)
0.05 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Church of Pure St. Mary
Church of Pure St. Mary
The Church of Pure St. Mary is a small church just outside the walls of Vico del Gargano, in Puglia.
Strada Comunale dei Mulini, Vico del Gargano (FG)
0.29 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Oasis of citrus plantations
Oasis of citrus plantations
The Oasis of citrus plantations of Rodi Garganico is situated in the northern part of the Gargano, in Puglia.
Contrada Mascherizzo, 18, Rodi Garganico (FG)
5.14 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Sanctuary of the Madonna of the Libera
Sanctuary of the Madonna of the Libera
The Sanctuary of the Madonna of the Libera is located in Rodi Garganico, in Puglia.
Via Lenoci, 10, Rodi Garganico (FG)
6.82 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Church of Sant'Elia
Church of Sant'Elia
The church of Sant’Elia is the mother church of Peschici
Largo Chiesa Madre - 71010, Peschici (FG)
7.45 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Church of Purgatory
Church of Purgatory
The church of the Purgatory rises in Piazza del Popolo, the historical center of Peschici.
Piazza Del Popolo - 71010, Peschici (FG)
7.53 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Castle of Peschici
Castle of Peschici
The castle of Peschici, built by the Normans, was built to protect the Gargano lands from raids.
Via Castello - 71010 , Peschici (FG)
7.58 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Merinum Necropolis
Merinum Necropolis
The ancient Paleochristian necropolis of salted cemetery complex to the east of the town, located in front of the sea, is one of the attractions the most important archaeological of Vieste.
Strada Provinciale 52, Vieste (FG)
13.26 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption
Saint Michael Archangel Cave
Saint Michael Archangel Cave
This cave is one of the most important places of pilgrimage in the region of Gargano, Apulia.
Cagnano Varano, SS693 - 71010, Cagnano Varano (FG)
15.96 Kilometers from Mother Church of the Blessed Virgin of the Assumption

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