Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Salerno is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Salerno a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Salerno.
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Piazza Alfano I, Salerno SA, Italy
09:30 am - 06:00 pm
Dedicated to Saint Matteo whose remains are held here, Duomo di Salerno is an imposing sight in Salerno. It has been built on a layer of remains; a roman church and an early Christian church. The cathedral dates back to the 11th Century and is the main church of Salerno. The church was begun by Robert Guiscard and has been restored many times since...
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Via Duomo, Salerno, Italy
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Oodles of charm and a bucketful of history await you at Salerno’s old town. Medieval buildings built on roman ruins and a maze of cobbled streets adds a certain character to the whole place. Surrounded by restaurants and quaint old bars, the Old Town makes for a perfect walking area. Traditionally a trading area, you can still see the remnant...
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12:01 am - 12:00 am
Castellabate is a medieval town lying close to Salerno that is famous for its turquoise waters and beautiful historic architecture. It is divided into three areas; Castellabate medieval center, Santa Maria and Santa Marco. Whether it's swimming in the warm inviting waters or exploring the narrow cobblestone alleyways, this town is perfect for a day long getaway.
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Largo Plebiscito 12, Salerno, Italy
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
The Salerno Dicosean Museum was founded in 1935 and holds an interesting collection of artworks and ivories. It depicts artistic productions from southern Italy from the Middle Ages to the XVII century. The ancient ivories are engraved with stories from the bible. The museum also hosts some spectacular artworks that are a delight to the eye.
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Via S. Benedetto, 28, 84122 Salerno SA, Italy
09:00 am - 07:30 pm
Inaugurated in 1927 and housed inside the complex of San Benedetto, the provincial archaeological museum of Salerno collects and exhibits ancient findings that testify the historical evolution and the cultural changes of the city and its territory, from prehistory to the Middle Ages. Spread over many floors, the museum details the settlement histor...
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Palazzo Pinto Via Mercanti, 63, 84121 Salerno
09:00 am - 07:45 pm
A treat for art enthusiasts, the Provincial Art Gallery showcases a fine collection of masterpieces and carved altars dating from the 1400s to 1900s and representing both the renaissance and contemporary period. Artists like Giovanni Battista Caracciolo, Andrea De Lioni, Carlo Rosa and Francesco Guarino are represented here and some of their finest...
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Via Roma, Via Lungomare Trieste, Traversa D'Agostino
08:00 am - 11:59 pm
This park is the official garden of Salerno. It is a historic garden that was built in the 1870. It was designed by the architect Casalbore. It has a beautiful fountain that was built to act as a refreshing welcome for travelers and sailors. There are a number of historical statues in the garden. The garden has become a popular meeting place for locals and sees a lot of visitors in summer months.
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Piazza Alfano I, 1, Salerno SA, Italy
09:00 am - 01:30 pm
A fascinating virtual show about Salerno, its history and the evolution of its medical school, this museum is truly one of its kind. Situated in the former church of Saint Gregory, this museum depicts the glorious medical history of Salerno. The medical school was the first ever institution teaching medicine in the world. Through interactive displa...