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The ancient Drepanon in the shape of a sickle extends towards the sea, the main source of life for the fishing activity and for the tourist-commercial port (once a source of richness with the coral fishing). Passing through the historic centre, one can read the signs of the various cultural stratifications, from the oldest quarter, Casalicchio, to the Jewish quarter of Giudecca, to the medieval ruins of the Castello di Terra – Land Castle, to the Castello di Mare – Castle of the sea, or of the Colombaia. In the main street, palazzo Senatorio, and palazzo Riccio di San Gioacchino are splendid. The Church of Purgatory which holds the Misteri (twenty sculptural groups depicting the Passion of Christ), and Church of the Collegio are interesting. Not far away from the historic centre is the Sanctuary of the Annunziata and the Pepoli Museum, which holds precious jewels of art. South of the city, the Salt Pans are a unique environmental site from where the Salt Road itinerary begins.

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Casina delle Palme Trapani
CASINA DELLE PALME
Realized from the plans of the engineer Francesco La Grassa in 1927, it is one the best known...
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Santa Maria del Soccorso Church Trapani
Church of S. Maria del Soccorso
Built in 536 A.D. and dedicated to Saint Sofia of Greek Orthodox faith. It was enlarged in the...
Palazzo Milo, Baroni della Salina Trapani
PALAZZO MILO BARONI DELLA SALINA
It was built in the seventeenth century and belonged to the Saura family; was then bought by...
Lazzaretto Trapani
LAZZARETTO
The lazzaretto was built at the beginning of the XIX century on the initiative of lieutenant...
San Liberale Church Trapani
Church of S. Liberale
Built by the fishermen of Trapani around 1600 and made of coral, it was a votive offering to the...
Palazzo Ciambra - Giudecca Trapani
PALAZZO CIAMBRA-GIUDECCA
Built in the sixteenth century by the Ciambra family, the coat of arms can still be seen on the...
Sanctuary, Madonna of Trapani Trapani
Sanctuary of the Annunziata
Built in the first half of the 14th century by the Carmelite fathers. In the 18th century it...

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