Devoted to assumes him and erect in the XII sec., introduces him in the neoclassic forms of the nineteenth-century remaking. Restored after the 1980 earthquake damages, preserve a beautiful greater altar, a tabernacle of Giovanni from Nola in the right chapel of the presbytery and a valuable choir in the apse owed to Clemente Tortelli, both sixteenth-century works. Interesting the Romanesque crypt adorned by Roman fragments, medieval and from frescos of the XVIII sec.
Santuario di Montevergine
The Sacred Image, preserved today on the most greater altar in the Basilica New, has been being revered for centuries by million of believers that every year they visit with fervent spirit of devotion the Sanctuary.
Is prepared in the building of the Culture and he is constituted by an archaeological section, a modern and one of the revival. In the first one they are orderly prehistoric finds recovered in Irpinia by the 4° millennium a.C. to the You sec. Among these they detach a mosaic and a macaw of the Roman imperial period recovered to Abellinum; the grave of a head tribe of age open neolitica to Mirabella; the ex vote coming from the temple of Giunone Mefite in the valley of Ansanto, among which it is an important collection of wooden statues and in terracotta; golds, bronzetti, ceramics, tools in stone, vases attics, epigraphs. To the superior plan, in the modern section, 1600 pictures are exposed, 1700, 1800 Neapolitan; a magnificent eighteenth-century Presepio; a collection of porcelains. In the section risorgimentale is documented the contribution irpino to the constitution of the kingdom of Italy.
The museum preserves the principal zoological groups being exposed animals coming from the whole world. Divided in the two rooms, the museum includes collections of poriferi, of celenterati, of molluscs, of echinodermi, of vertebrates, of arthropods, particularly lepidotteri of Thailand. Among the samples that deserve particular attention, in how much threatened or already in the street of extinction, they are the numerous madrepores, the shells tridacne and the sea turtle. Among the curiosities the collection of hulls of Italian terrestrial turtle and the collection of the greatest bugs of the world are signalled.
The territory arianese results already frequented in prehistoric age; in the site of the Starza it had to be us an enormous village individualized in one it extracts of chalk. Numerous countries of excavation have underlined a stratification of installations that departs from the Neolitico (V millenio a.C.) and it comes up to the You - V sec. a.C. In age sannitica in the region Sant'Eleuterio, the foundation of Aequm Tuticum is had that in Roman age an important road knot becomes because they crossed you the street Traiana and the street Herculea.
Archaeological area of the ancient city of Abellinum Abellinum, important Roman colony already from enough ancient age, with rests that document the center pre - Roman, preexisting preserve from the beginning of the II sec. to. C. to age I delay ancient (V - You sec. AD). The archaeological area defined by the imposing surrounded building, with towers semicircolari, preserve to his/her inside conspicuous testimonies of a domus type pompeiano to atrium and peristilio, that it dealt a whole isolated with the district of the residences in the zone north - oriental, to the summit of the boundaries, in panoramic position. In the Customs of the Wheats in a monumental building, recently restructured, that constitutes a fate of zipper among the archaeological area and the historical center, a permanent show you/he/she can be visited that picks up the deriving testimonies is from the city, that from the basilica paleocristiana risen on the urban oriental necropolis around him "Specus Martyrum" of S.Ippolisto (IV - You sec. AD)
I center in province of Avellino, from which it is far 24 Kms, situated to the center of the valley of the river Clanio. Of origin calcidese, preserve numerous testimonies of the period osco, sannitico and Roman. You/he/she was remembered by Plinio for the production of filberts. Important they are the rests of a Roman amphitheater (among the most ancient of Campania) and of a series of gravestones of age I delay - republican and imperial. A local antiquarium exposes the jewels outfits recovered in the excavations of the two necropolises of the town. Medioevales are visible also a castle of age, the Ducal building (future center of the Archaeological Museum) and numerous churches of precious invoice.
Casalbore rises on a hillock in the Valley of the Miseno. We don't know his/her ancient name but, thanks to the archaeological recoveries, we know that since the antiquity its territory has been frequented by various populations, but probably because you/he/she was crossed from an ancient road denominated Regal Tratturo Pescasseroli - Candle, traced road that allowed connections with Puglia. In age preromana its inhabited area was constituted by shed farms. Of particular relief has been the recovery of a necropolis of graves to tumult datable among halves the You sec. a.C. and the first halves that following. Such tumults, that contain more burials pertinent to the same family nucleus, has diameters that go from 5 to 12 meters, they are tall m. 2,50 and they have a structure in pietrame. The dead persons are in supine position; the masculine depositions are often characterized by the presence of weapons of offense, while the fibulas belong to the female custom. Among the vases of outfit it is characteristic the Kantharos with handles and earrings. In the place Macchia Porcara has been individualized an important datable sacred area for a first phase to the V sec. a.C. After halves the III sec. a.C. the complex has been restructured but the jobs have been interrupted in the 217 a.C. because of the sour clashes of the second war punica. The temple was preceded by an open area with the altar, flanked by porticos. In plant the building templare was constituted from a hallway with six columns, preceded by three terraces, and from a cell. The floors were in cocciopesto with to plot in calcareous stone that you/they created motives to lozenges. The walls were stuccoed and to the inside the decoration was constituted by false ashlars in red and in yellow that finished with a frame to notches. In Roman age Casalbore belonged to the territory of Benevento. Also in this epoch the installation had a shed character. Interesting it is a gravestone of the III sec.d.C. turned into a church devoted Maria of the Boxwoods, whose use is attested up to the VII century d.C to Saint
Archaeological area of the ancient Aeclanum. Important center pre - Roman, religious, been born around for aggregation to a sanctuary of Mefite along the ancient Appia, Aeclanum it was municipium and then imperial colony of age Antonina, period in which the monumentalizzazione of the center has happened.