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The oldest part of the Castle of Padua dates back to the times of Ezzelino III da Romano, tyrant of the city from 1237 to 1256. On the remains of this structure the Carraresi, lords of Padua, built...
The Toy Museum includes several sections : - Cars: toy-cars exhibitions; - Ships and airplanes: passenger ships and warships, warplanes; - Train: from the production of the late nineteenth century to...
The Civic Museum Eremitani born around the middle of the nineteenth and earl y (between 1865 and 1870) is enriched with precious legacies donated by the wealthy merchant Nicholas Bottacin . The...
This is the main church of Arquà Petrarca. Named for the first time in 1026, but it is surely older. The church had been enlarged during centuries and so it presents frescos, dating back to the...
Della chiesa si hanno notizie sin dal 1026. Ai tempi del Petrarca, nel trecento, la chiesa presentava un porticato che già nel XV secolo era cadente ed oggi è completamente scomparso. E' in questa...
The first mention of the Oratory dedicated to the Holy Trinity and located in the high part of Arquà, dates back to 1181 . Francesco Petrarca often came to this church to pray . During the 14th...
Dell'Oratorio si hanno notizie certe a partire dal 1181 , anche se sicuramente preesisteva. Chiesa molto cara al Petrarca, poiché vi era solito recarsi a pregare vista anche la vicinanza con la...
In the 14th century, the Vicar's Lodge was the place where the Breadwinners of the village and the Vicars met to discuss. In 1828, the roof of the Lodge was demolished and never replaced until...
Legata all'Oratorio, e a ridosso dello stesso, è la Loggia dei Vicari. Di origine duecentesca era il luogo deputato per le riunioni e la discussione dei problemi tra i capifamiglia ed i Vicari . Vi...
The pile dwelling of laghetto della Costa occupied the South West lakeside, as it aws highlighted by the archeological excavations carried out in the years 1885-1886, 1901, and 1909 by Federico...

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