Monuments

The diocesan museum is a kind of tale of the civil and religious history of Teggiano (ancient Diano) and of its diocese, represented in one of the oldest churches of the episcopal town, risen up on the ruins of a roman temple, of which only the external podium remains. The museum collection integrates the history and...

As the remains of the megalithic walls of the IV century BC testify, Atena Lucana is one of the oldest settlements of Vallo di Diano. The presence of the caves proves an even prehistoric period. It was founded by the Pelasgians with the name of Larissa, which means fortress. Of this constitution, it is still visible...

TAURASI: PICTORIAL RESTORATION UNVEILS A CHANGE OF MIND OF THE ARTIST The painting attributed to the painter Giacinto Diano, cleaned from the invasive intervention, has made emerge a different planning of the initial drawing. In the Holy Rosary Church in Taurasi, it is conserved the oil canvas ‘The Holy Family’,...

The Diocesan Museum of the Cathedral of Salerno, important point of reference for the knowledge of the history and culture of Campania from the Middle Ages to the XVIII century, stays, along with the library and the diocesan archive, in the old ex-archbishop’s seminary, occupied until the Eighties of the last century...