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Caruso Palace
Foto Altavilla Irpina: Caruso Palace
Palazzo Caruso, in Saint Francis of Assisi Street, dates back to the 19th century and houses the Civic Library. It features an outstanding courtyard filled with beautiful blooming plants and flower boxes.
Ex Verginian Monastery
Foto Altavilla Irpina: Ex Verginian Monastery
The building was originally a monastery and was built for Cardinal Orsini. It is located outside the old city centre. The palace has a square plan and a huge courtyard; in olden times it had been turned into barracks and justice court. Today is the Town Hall.
Saint Peregrine Collegiate Church
Foto Altavilla Irpina: Saint Peregrine Collegiate Church
The Saint Peregrine Collegiate Church dates back to the 16th century but the facade was completely restored during Neoclassical age. The front exhibits characteristics associated with Classical Revival architecture, including giant order Corinthian pilasters, a pediment with cornice moulding, and a main entrance topped with an architrave. The interiors host a noteworthy engraved high altar.
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