Art and culture
Archaeological Area of Libarna
Knowing our past is fundamental to understanding who we are, understanding the present and preparing for the future. Italy is full of traces of what it was: sometimes they are clearly visible, sometimes they are hidden, sometimes they suddenly and randomly re-emerge. The archaeological site of Libarna offers visitors an exciting opportunity to immerse themselves in history and explore a long-hidden Roman city.
The monumental complex
of Santa Croce in Bosco Marengo
Among the suggestions to discover the treasures of Lower Piedmont impossible not to mention a visit to Bosco Marengo at the monumental complex of Santa Croce.
Voltaggio Art Gallery
The small village of Voltaggio, between Piedmont and Liguria, is home to the Pinacoteca of the Capuchin Fathers.
A small treasure chest full of precious works of art waiting to be visited.
The Fort of Gavi
There are monuments and works of art that become symbols of the city, or even of the nation, that hosts them. The symbol of Gavi is its Fort which dominates the inhabited center from above and which, with its long history, has always witnessed the vicissitudes that have involved the territory of Lower Piedmont on the border with Liguria.
The Castle of Carrosio
The ancient castle of Carrosio has witnessed for centuries of wars and struggles for the control of the territory.
We advise you to walk along the banks of the Lemme in order to have the best view of what remains of this spectacular fortification built on the rock overlooking the river.
The devil's hat - Gavi
Turin is known as the city of mysteries and magic, but Gavi is not far behind ... a legend about the ancient Pieve tells of pacts with the devil, demons, inexplicable wonders and wonderful hidden treasures.
Venture around Gavi in search of legendary places. If you are not too afraid ...
Church of San Giacomo Maggiore - Gavi
The center of Gavi jealously guards a jewel of rare and precious value. This is the church of San Giacomo: a masterpiece of Romanesque architecture that will amaze you with its portal and its capitals and that, inside, holds many works that bear witness to the faith and devotion of the gavies.