Music And Wine... Around

Twentynine years ago the Music and Wine International Festival was born at the Sienese Fortress of Grosseto, to celebrate the excellence biniomio of good music and good wine. The festival is now a long tradition event and it has started to open itself to new experiences of cooperation: this choice...

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Monument to the Unknown Soldier

Built in 1921, it is located along the walls, on the Rimembranza Bastion, in the heart of the eponymous twentieth-century park. Dedicated more directly to the fallen of the First World War, he also honors the victims of the Second World War

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Well of the Spedale

The well was built in 1465 by the Hospital of Santa Maria della Scala of Siena, to promote the water supply of the hospital and of the houses that overlooked Piazza San Francesco. With the improvement of the city water supply system, which occurred between the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries,...

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Cassero Senese and Medici Fortress

The Cassero Senese, was built in one year from 1344 to 1345, by the will of the Sienese Republic to defend the city from both external attacks and internal revolts and was connected, through the curtain walls to three turreted formworks. At the time of construction the complex was to have an...

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Walls

The advent of the Medici in the sixteenth century, began the construction of the walls with irregular hexagonal plan. The works for the completion of the military work lasted for about twenty years and surrounded the city with a perimeter of two thousand nine hundred meters, consisting of six...

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Roman column

Located at the corner between the main facade and the right side of the Cathedral, it is reported in the Piazza delle Catene since the Middle Ages, when it was almost certainly brought from nearby Roselle before its final abandonment.

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