11 Sights in Benevento, Italy (with Map and Images)

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1. Edificio termale

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The name Terme di San Cristiano is used informally to denote a Roman building, probably thermal, located in the Triggio district in Benevento, around the church dedicated to the saint. What remains of the structure consists of two distinct parts: one, historically known, are three rooms incorporated in the buildings west of via San Cristiano; The other consists of some ruins in the relevance of the Campi house, east of this road. The latter were the subject of archaeological excavations in the 2000s, but the results of the study were not published.

Wikipedia: Terme di San Cristiano (IT)

2. Cripta di San Marco dei Sabariani

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Cripta di San Marco dei Sabariani Camillo Fragnito from Benevento, Italia / CC BY-SA 2.0

The San Marco dei Sabariani Church is a medieval church in Benevento, sponsored by the Sabariani family, and honors San Marco of Eca, who may have preserved his relics. The building, which occupies part of what is now Salvatore Sabariani Square, was destroyed in the 1688 Sannio earthquake. It also retains a crypt containing important murals of the Benevento school, dating back to or immediately after the Lombardy era; It was discovered in 2007 and is now abandoned and in danger of serious deterioration.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Marco dei Sabariani (IT)

3. Santi Quaranta

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The Quaranta Saints are the remains of a long cryptoportic of the Roman age located in Benevento, between the San Lorenzo district and the rural area of Cellarulo, in correspondence with a cliff on the left of the Basilica of the Madonna delle Grazie. The building consisted of a system of vaulted galleries, uncertain dating and use; More precisely, there was at least a long corridor to which two transversal, shorter transversal were connected.

Wikipedia: Santi Quaranta (Benevento) (IT)

4. Terme romane - resti della chiesa di San Pietro delle Monache

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The Monastery of San Pietro delle Monache was a Benedictine Female Foundation of Benevento. Safely certified from the 11th century, it was definitively suppressed in 1865. Its structures, reused by the tobacconist agency, ended up destroyed by the bombings of 1943. Few ruins remain, which reveal more than anything else the pre -existences of the Roman age on to which the monastery had been erected.

Wikipedia: Monastero di San Pietro delle Monache (IT)

5. Chiesa di San Francesco

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The church and convent of San Francesco d'Assisi are located in Piazza Dogana in the historic center of Benevento. According to tradition, the establishment of a Franciscan community in Benevento followed the arrival in the city of Francis of Assisi himself. The convent complex, although remodeled, is one of the main expressions of Gothic architecture in Benevento.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Francesco alla Dogana (IT)

6. Chiesa di Sant'Ilario a Port'Aurea

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The former church of Sant'Ilario in Port'Aurea, of Lombard construction, is located in the city of Benevento, along via San Pasquale, which constituted a stretch of the Via Traiana. The name of the church derives from the proximity to the Arco di Traiano, which in the Middle Ages, inserted in the walls, took the name of Porta Aurea.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di Sant'Ilario a Port'Aurea (IT)

7. Anfiteatro romano di Benevento

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The Roman amphitheater is an immortal building in ancient Benevento. Historical data show that it existed in 63 because Nero watched a gladiator show in the city. The remains of the building were discovered in 1985 between Via Munazio Planco and Ponte Leproso. Part of the building is buried under the Benevento-Gate railroad track.

Wikipedia: Anfiteatro romano di Benevento (IT)

8. Cattedrale di Sancta Maria de Episcopio

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Benevento Cathedral is a church in Benevento, southern Italy. The cathedral is the seat of the Archbishops of Benevento. It dates from the Lombard foundation of the Duchy of Benevento, in the late 8th century, but after its destruction during Allied bombings in the course of World War II, it was largely rebuilt in the 1960s.

Wikipedia: Benevento Cathedral (EN)

9. Chiesa di Santa Maria della Verità

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The church of Santa Maria della Verità is located in the city of Benevento in Piazza Caio Ponzio Telesino, in the Triggio district. It is built on the ruins of the Roman theater of Benevento. He was called, and someone still calls it today, a new parish.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di Santa Maria della Verità (Benevento) (IT)

10. Chiesa di San Domenico

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Santa Domenico Church is a baroque church in Benevento; It is located in Guerrazzi Square. It is also attached to a monastery and is now the seat of the president of Sanio University. His garden is the home of Hortus Conclusus in Mimmo Paladino.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Domenico (Benevento) (IT)

11. Chiesa di Santa Sofia

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Santa Sofia is a Roman Catholic church in the town of Benevento, in the region of Campania, in southern Italy; founded in the late-8th century, it retains many elements of its original Lombard architecture.

Wikipedia: Santa Sofia, Benevento (EN)

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