Sacred Mount Madonna del Sasso

Santuario della Madonna del Sasso, 6600 Locarno,

The Sacred Mount Madonna del Sasso in Orselina is one of the most important religious and historical sites in the canton of Ticino. Tradition says that Fra ' Bartolomeo , a Franciscan friar of the convent of Locarno, wanted to build a place of worship on the "Rock " of Locarno as a result of an apparition of the Virgin Mary. Today it consists of the Church of the Annunciation at the foot of the Mo...

FEATURES
ARCHITECTURE Ancient civil architecture, Ancient and religious architecture, Refurbishment and restoration
SERVICES Incentive
WEATHER Good weather
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