Christmas in Castelchiodato

In mid-December in Castelchiodato (in the municipality of Mentana) every year a very particular tradition is repeated: that of the lighting of the mechanized crib. One of the most beautiful nativity scenes in Italy, twice winner of the best Italian nativity scene. This is an opportunity to visit the Christmas Read more…

Palazzo Crescenzio

It was built in the ninth century by the Crescenzi family on the remains of a more ancient military fort belonging to the bishopric. Its facade is simple with two rows of windows with travertine cornices. The building incorporates a round tower that formed part of the original city walls Read more…

Guide of Mentana

Its proximity to Rome made Mentana a place inhabited since the sixth century BC, and here Seneca and Martial, the famous Latin writers, and Agrippina had their villas. After a period of neglect, Mentana was home to an important moment in human history: the meeting between the king of the Read more…

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