Castro dei Volsci- Monumento alla Mamma Ciociara by Bettiol

Castro dei Volsci. Carnival

In the enchanting village of Castro dei Volsci in March great celebrations for the carnival that begin in the early afternoon from the locality Madonna del Piano with the parade of allegorical floats and masked groups that run through the streets of the town in the company of Prossedi’s carriages, Read more…

Saltarello, dance of life

Saltarello is life. It is a dance of life, of liberation, of challenge. Saltarello contains a world of messages, proposals, waste, gambling, outburst, union and jealousy. Saltarello is an ancient dance. They danced almost always outdoors, on the farmyards, after intense working days in the harvest, in the wheat harvest Read more…

Castro dei Volsci- Chiesa San Rocco by Bettiol

Church of San Rocco

The first news of the church came with a visit by Bishop Lombardi in 1658 and probably the building had been built two years earlier to protect Castro dei Volsci from the plague of 1656. San Rocco is traditionally considered the protector against the plague and in many towns churches Read more…

Church of San Sio

The church dates back to the end of the 19th century as a small chapel dedicated to San Sio. The building expanded when the cult of this saint spread to southern Latium. Today it is a modern reinforced concrete building and brick facade view. Inside the church there are many Read more…

Church of St. Joseph

The church was built in the 1960s and looks like an elongated body and has a simple but impressive facade. The entrance door has a lunette and the totality is framed by a large arch. The interior has a unique nave and is all white.

Top