5 Sights in Narni, Italy (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Narni, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Narni, Italy.

List of cities in Italy Sightseeing Tours in Narni

1. Fonte Feronia

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The source of Feronia is a source of water of pre -Roman origin found in Narni. It was dedicated to the goddess Feronia who, in the Narni of the time, enjoyed a cult and respect to be venerated, as well as by the Umbrians, but also among the Etruscans, the Volsci and the Sabines. The water of the source, now declared non -drinking and not controlled, was highly appreciated by the necessary for its characteristics of purity and lightness. Features that brought the ancient inhabitants very far from the center of city life thus becoming a destination for pilgrimages in honor of the goddess which, among other virtues, represented eternal spring and the purity of the waters. The original temple, the statue of Feronia and the Sacred Bosco of Ombrosi Elci were destroyed by the first Narnese Christians. As a consequence that place, considered sacred until recently before, was called "Maccla Mortua". The first historical indication of the site occurs in 1100, as can be seen from the writing Liber Geneniagraphus sive cleronomialis Ecclesiae Farfensis, better known by the name of Regestum Farfense written by Gregorio Di Catino in 1128, where the will of a Narnese nobleman, Beraldo is reported of Rolando, who donated all his assets to the abbey of Farfa except for the "Maccla Mortua Quae Vocatur Ferone".

Wikipedia: Fonte Feronia (IT)

2. Chiesa di Sant'Agostino

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The church of Sant'Agostino is a church in Narni, built in the early fourteenth century by the Augustinian friars. The current church, begun at the end of the thirteenth century, has a bare façade and a unique entrance. Inside, it has three naves, divided by two rows of thin and slender pillars. The wooden ceiling contains a gigantic canvas depicting the Glory of St. Augustine. Other important works: the fresco of the Madonna and Child on her knees between Santa Lucia and Santa Apollonia by Piermatteo d'Amelia; the beautiful Chapel of San Sebastiano; the splendid Crucifix.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di Sant'Agostino (Narni) (IT)

3. Bridge of Augustus

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The Bridge of Augustus is a Roman arch bridge in the Italian city Narni in Umbria, built to carry the Flaminian Way over the river Nera. Of the original four spans of the 160-metre-long (520 ft) bridge, only the southernmost remains standing.

Wikipedia: Bridge of Augustus (Narni) (EN)

4. Palazzo Eroli, Museo della Città

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The Eroli Museum is located in the municipality of Narni and is located in Palazzo Eroli, built between 1600 and 1700 and home of the former noble family of the same name until 1984, when it was purchased by the Province of Terni.

Wikipedia: Museo Eroli (IT)

5. Chiesa di Santa Maria Impensole

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Santa Maria Impensole is a Romanesque style church in the center of Narni, Province of Terni, Italy. The church name likely derives from the term in pisilis which refers to either overhanging or held in suspension.

Wikipedia: Santa Maria Impensole, Narni (EN)

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