News and events
"Mare Nostrum" Temporary Gallery at Erice
inserita Sunday 8 September 2013
ERICE, "A. CORDICI" Gallery - from 6th of September to 27th of October 2013.
One of ours that stopped the Carthaginian advance to Erice during the Egadi battle (10th of March 241 b.C.)
The exhibition will take place in Erice from 6th of September to 27th of October 2013. In the "A. Cordici" Gallery - Temporary Galley Venue - vico San Rocco, 1
Everyday Opening from 10:00 to 19:00.
For more info: http://www.ericerostro.trapaniwelcome.it
Garibaldi Tall Ships Race 2010
inserita Saturday 10 April 2010
Coming most beautiful and inspiring vintage sailboats from April 16 to 19 in Trapani
The "GARIBALDI TALL SHIPS REGATTA 2010" is the race that celebrates the historic journey of Garibaldi and the Thousand on the occasion of its 150th anniversary. Protagonists of Garibaldi Tall Ships Regatta 2010 is the "Tall Ships" - or "vessels with high trees" - of the schools of sea around the world and their crews composed of professional sailors and more than 150 young volunteers, aged from 16 to 25 years, lovers of the sea and sailing.
The tall ships, moored in Trapani from 16 to 19 April, will be the focus of an intense program of activities: excursions to discover the excellence of the cultural and historical heritage of the area, visiting tall ships at berth, exhibitions, cultural, social and competitions for schools, the White Night, shows and concerts, sporting events and important guests!
For more information about the event please visit the official website
"Gloria in Excelsis Deo", exhibition of statues of the Infant Jesus at the Diocesan Museum of St. Augustine in Trapani
inserita Tuesday 15 December 2009
From December 11 until the 2nd February 2010, a selected collection of "Baby Jesus" made by artisans Trapani is exposed to the Diocesan Museum at the Church of St. Augustine in Trapani (former Cathedral, and Church Templar)
The exhibition consists of forty-two original articles which thanks to the presence of certain signs and symbols can be named with specific titles: from Salvator Mundi characterized by the attitude of blessing and with a globe in a hand, the Mystic Lamb, a theme invoked by the presence of sheep accompanied by the symbols of the Passion, the Good Shepherd, the farmer. The exhibited works come from Trapani, Erice, Salemi and Alcamo.
Visiting hours Monday - Friday 16.30 / 19.30 - Saturday and Sunday 9.30 / 12.30 - 16/20, Sundays and public holidays 11/13 - 16/19.
Cost of the ticket: € 1,00
For more information: http://www.santagostinotrapani.it/page12/page12.html