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It was a new town wanted by the Clavesanas in the 12th century. Ten towers, built in river pebbles, protected the population by raids and attacks. The conservative intervention restored the town wall
Il borgo di Villanova d'Albenga
Village based on rural and pastoral economy, Framura goes through centuries and peoples. From Charles the Great to the Benedictines. Object of the conservative intervention the Carolingian Tower of St. Martin’s, in the hamlet of Costa.
La torre
Situated on a high position, it was a refuge for citenry in case of attacks. Destroyed by the French in 1450, its ruins have been cleaned again by vegetation and recovered. A lightning underlines the walls of the castle.
L'allestimento interno
The ruins of a castle and of a village kept intact during the centuries. Sesta Godano, survived to struggles for powerful for the control of the territory, conserves its whole history. The conservative intervention aims at making a visiting itinerary in the castle area
I resti del castello
The village of Cogorno houses the Basilica Fieschi and the Palazzo dei Conti of the end of the 13th century. Monuments of Ligurian Romanesque-Gothic style in slate and Carrara marble. The conservative intervention realized a map of visiting itineraries and a multimedia signage.
Il borgo
Capital in the famous plot of the Fieschis, it actually exists from the 10th century. Its ruins have been housing events since 1900. The conservative intervention aims to create an open-work museum about the rebuilding of a fortified settlement.
I resti del castello
In the old village there is still the intense atmosphere of Middle Ages. The castle, built in the 12th century to defend the citenry from the Saracenic raids, is now restored at amphitheatre. Among the fortifications a historical thematic itinerary in the old town centre
Il borgo e il castello
Built in Middle Ages on top of a hill, it was for centuries alert sentry of access to Piedmont and refuge against invasions. We can now admire the imposing ruins thanks to a recent restauration that made it fully accessible
Il castello
Ancient garrison of the area, it overlooks the view of the Val Nervia from Iron Age. The Castle of Dolceacqua boasts of a thousand.year old history. Built to defend oneself by piratical invasions, it was the dwelling of one of the most powerful families of history: the Dorias.
Il castello e il borgo
Situated in a high position, possession of the Del Carrettos, it was built to defend the citizenry and to catch sight. Scenery of battles, it was besieged by the French, Spaniards, Austrians and Napoleonic soldiers. The tower and the walls, whose conservative intervention had refurbished the floor, remain
Il borgo
Rare example of merger between man and nature action, the Castello della Pietra overlooks the Valle Scrivia. It is an unconquerable fortified site, between two great towers of stone. Recently restored, it keeps an atmosphere of past times
Il castello
The little village of Brugnato rises in the Val di Vara. In old times it was surrounded by a double city walls. Today only some segments of the defensive structure remain. The conservative intervention revealed the archaeological patencies aiming at a conservative recycling
Brugnato
On the castle rock of Orco Feglino, in a scenery never changed from the 12th century, St. Lorenzino’s oratory and the 16th century church. The conservative intervention realized an open space equipped with notice boards
La Chiesa di San Lorenzino
Immersed into the green, the Castle of Santo Stefano d’Aveto overlooks a mountain landscape between Liguria and Emilia. Just now restored, it watches on the village of Santo Stefano d’Aveto, near the old town centre
Il castello
The fortified sites of Ponzò and Carpena lie in a strategical position past the Gulf of La Spezia. It was at first dominion of the Estensis’, afterwards of the Malaspinas’, always object of the local masters’ quarrels. The conservative intervention made safe the archaeological area with enclosures and restorations
Sito archeologico di Carpena
History is among its walls. The castle of Torriglia and feudal world. Between Liguria and Pianura Padana, manor of emperors’, of abbots’, of mercantile aristocracy’s, History is imprisoned among its walls
Il castello
Original of the 12th century, as control of the access to Val Lerrone, known as the castle “of the Meridian”, it houses nowadays meetings, shows and exhibits. The conservative intervention improves its accessibility and visibility.
Il castello
A historical centre rich in culture, in a strategical geographic position, Santo Stefano Magra is surrounded by old fortified walls and includes the “tower house” and the ex-customs building. The conservative intervention aims at refurbishing the buildings and giving them back to the citizenry
Ex dogana in piazza della Pace
Old village on a mountain at peak on the sea. Vernazza, characterized by the typical colours of the Five Lands, is a fundamental target. From the castle that overlooks it, we can admire a wonderful view; in Middle Ages it was an easy prey of the pirates
Il Castello di Vernazza
The castle building is prior to the village of Zuccarello foundation due to the marquises of Clavesana. It was restored several times, until the recent functioning recycling which guarantees its use and full accessibility
Il castello
Time stopped at the 12th century at Senarega. Built by the Fieschis as garrison on the passage of St. Fermo, the castle has got a particular structure and we can accede to it through a bridge of Middle Ages
Il castello e la chiesa
Of very old origins, the Fieschis left at Vezzano Ligure a deep sign of their passage. The castle was built in the 10th century and a pentagonal tower was linked to it in the 12th century. The conservative intervention recovers and makes it accessible
La torre pentagonale
Very ancient, Byzantine bulwark, monastery and seat of wars among the Guelphs and Ghibellines. The conservative intervention restored the civic tower and recovered palazzo Gollo, with the realization of a multi-purpose hall and accessible spaces.
Cisano sul Neva
Situated on high grounds, ready to safeguard, the Castle of Savignone is a typical manor of Middle Ages. The Fieschis managed from here their lordship in the Valle Scrivia. The conservative intervention renovated the asset to do an exhibition centre with explanatory panels
Il castello
Ancient manor house of the Spinolas, masters of the Valle Scrivia. Built at the end of the 14th century as fortified site, it became afterwards administrative office. Renovated the tower, the lofts, the loggia, the main building, it is now completely accessible.
Il castello
Ancient garrison for the control of the Val Bormida, it is situated in an area frequented since the Stone Age, from the late Roman empire to the Napoleonic battles. Recovered to house concerts and plays.
Il castello
Built as garrison of a junction frequented since the ancient times, the castle of Caiso is famous for the battles of the 16th and 17th centuries among the Genoeses, French, Spaniards and Savoys. The conservative intervention recovered access and visibility.
Il castello
Situated among thousand-year old roads of communications, the fortress of Sarzanello is really a very important place. The military architecture rules over the Val di Magra, between Liguria and Tuscany
La fortezza
Castelnuovo is an old village that overlooks the Val di Magra. It still conserves its city walls and a medieval tower, recently refurbished to guarantee the use and improve tourism in a little town rich in history and culture
Il castello
Born according to its strategical position near the Via Francigena. Imposing the ruins of the Torrazzo, a demolished circular tower. The conservative intervention continues the archaeological investigations.
Il torraccio e la cinta muraria del XII secolo