Well of the Virgin

Inside a building in the historic centre, in the heart of the original castle near Palazzo Falconi, there is one of the labyrinthic entrances of the seat of Pietro Margani (or Morgani) with the title of the captain of the crossbow troops of Pope Julius II to whom in 1516 Read more…

Holy Week Celebrations

The celebrations begin on Holy Thursday with “the drum”. On the night when Christ was betrayed an historic night procession of great effect takes place on the streets of the city center to the rhythmic and gloomy sound of the drum. The next day, Good Friday, the statue of Our Read more…

Feast of San Rocco

August 16 is held the “Procession of San Rocco” that has thousands of followers during which the statue of the saint with the dog is carried on the shoulders of the bearers throough the streets of the city.

Feast of the Assumption

During the procession of 14 August about 60 porters carry in procession “The Assumption Carriage” that has a height of 16 meters and above which is placed the statue of the Assumption, which is dedicated to the cathedral.  

Weekly market

Every Tuesday morning in Colleferro is held one of the largest markets in the region. In one area of ​​the town you can visit a great ‘American market’, i.e. a used clothing market, where you can still hear the calls and the traditional melodies of the sellers.

Eucharistic Miracle of the Host

In mid-March are held celebrations for the Eucharistic miracle of the Host Incarnate that involve many events including a festival of choirs. This miracle, that occurred in Alatri in 1228, is recognized as one of the four eucharistic miracles along with those of Bolsena, Lanciano and Siena. The story is Read more…