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St. Nicholas' Arch
Foto Summonte: St. Nicholas' Arch
It is a very important arch of Medieval Age. It was used as an entrance's door to the town and it holds the name of the Patron Saint. The pinted round arch stands on two little columns and is surmounted by a votive icon framed by a niche.
Medieval Tower
Foto Summonte: Medieval Tower
Situated in and the upper part of the town, distant from the very centre; the tower probably belonged to an ancient castle now destroyed. It has a circular base and it was supposed to have no direct access but the castle. It has been recently restored.
Lime Tree
Foto Summonte: Lime Tree
One of the town's symbols, the majestic lime tree (about 34 metres high); it is placed in the main square of the town. It is 240 years old and it is quoted among the "Monument trees" of Italy.
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