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LUCCHETTI 1873 PRESENTS
HOW THE RAPALLO BRACELET WAS CREATED

RAPALLO’S CASTLE

CASTLE

Called the Medieval Castle, due to the fact that it had medieval walls which are non longer there. It is surrounded by the sea and connected to the mainland by a pier.

PORTA DELLE SALINE

PORTA DELLE SALINE

Over the centuries this door has been embellished with typical Genoese styled colours. Today it displays the Byzantine picture donated by the Madonna in the Marian Apparition of July 2nd, 1457.

SANCTUARY OF MONTALLEGRO

SANCTUARY OF MONTALLEGRO

On July 2nd, 1557 the Holy Virgin appeared to farmer Giovanni Chichizola of Canevale and asked to be venerated in this place and that a church be built there.

THE MUSICAL PAVILION

THE MUSICAL PAVILION

In the 1930s it offered concerts and entertainment of classical music for piano and strings.

ABBEY OF VALLE CHRISTI

ABBEY OF VALLE CHRISTI

The Monastery still shows part of its Gothic structures, with low and dark cross vaults, and the complete absence of any decoration.

ANNIBALE BRIDGE

ANNIBALE BRIDGE

The so-called “Annibale” Bridge is a single-arched, Roman-style construction that was most likely built in the Middle Ages.