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Salemi

On the site where once, the ancient Sicanian city of Halyciae rose, set on top of the Monte delle Rose (Mountain of the Roses), is Salemi, one of the most secluded and interesting towns from an artistic and monumental point of view of the province of Trapani. In the historic centre, ancient town houses made in the local campanella stone, and churches, the oldest of which is the Paleochristian basilica of San Miceli, the medieval castle and the Jewish quarter of Rabato can be found. Usually a quiet town, Salemi fills with people on the day of the festivity for San Giuseppe (Saint Joseph) (19th March) when the town organises symbolic dinners and transforms itself into a rich continuation of altars decorated in arabesque bread rolls and rich in allegorical elements. The many small museums are not to be missed.

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Pasta con la mollica Salemi
SPAGHETTI DOLCI
Typical dish of the supper of San Giuseppe (Saint Joseph) is pasta con la mollica, spaghetti...
Loaves of Saint Joseph Salemi
PANI DI SAN GIUSEPPE
During the festivities for Saint Joseph, the people of Salemi show their devotion towards the...
La Cacciata Salemi
LA CACCIATA
La Cacciata - The Shooting party is the “Festa del Grano” – “Wheat festival” and it is...
San Giacomo Multipurpose centre Salemi
COMPLESSO POLISPORTIVO S. GIACOMO
The multi-purpose sports centre of San Giacomo holds football and athletics events and has a...
Sacred art section of the Civic Museum Salemi
MUSEO CIVICO -SEZIONE DI ARTE SACRA-
The sacred art section of the Civic Museum is mainly made up of fifteenth and sixteenth century...
Civic Museum Salemi
MUSEO CIVICO
Housed in the ex Collegio dei Gesuiti (XVII century), it holds works of sacred art from the...
Mokarta, archaeological digs Salemi
AREA ARCHEOLOGICA MOKARTA
On Mokarta hill, a few kilometres from Salemi, there are the remains of a village dating back to...

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