Among the monuments to be visited we find: The Castle of the family Caracciolo D’ Aquara. It’s origins go up again to the XVI sec. Of ownership of the principles of Basin, it subsequently passed Caracciolo to Bartholomew Corsi and following the family. It has as element of great merit the staircase of stone and tufo with baluster pierced to floral motives. The ample inside rooms preserve all the semblances of the castles of the epoch with a strong formulation of defense and with merlature and strengthened towers. The Scaffold, small castle of the family Caracciolo in the place Bullock, introduces prestigious environments, a parish priest garden and a beautiful swimming pool. The rooms show cloths and presses of the to the walls '600, tapestries and thirst of St. Leucio.

The Building Bellucci, in the street Tiglio, goes up again to the '700 and introduces clear signs of slow-Baroque architecture. To the inside we find an ancient fountain, grilles to "basket" in iron beaten and various paintings in the room ladylike. The historical center of Melizzano introduces numerous buildings and structures drawn in the “tufo”, of relief is the ancient crusher of vico Oven that introduces a millstone in stone and a wine cellar dug in the tufo to around 10 meters in the subsoil. The structure, from a little restructured it is open to the tourists.

The Church of the SSs Apostoli Pietro and Paul, in Rome plaza, was built in 1742 by the Mancino Priest. Introduces three aisles, the apse with altar of marble policromo and the time in factory more times are been restored during the centuries. The sacristy holds an arc with a pillar of stone in the half one of enormous architectural value. The Sanctuary of the Madonna of the Free one is the testimony of the secular devotion of the city melizzanesis. The place is destination of pilgrimage, the Sanctuary places in the Regional Park of the Taburno that besides the luxuriant vegetation of the cultivated fields to orchards, vineyards and olive-groves, the territory of the Park, is characterized for the spontaneous vegetation of the Mediterranean stain.

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