Salerno is a characteristic sea town located between the paradise of Amalfi Coast and the charming Cilento.
As a your personal archaeologist and art historian he will share with you his knowledge in an easy and funny way.
Salernum was founded by the Romans in the 2nd century B. C. but the most important period for the city was in the middle ages.
After the destruction of the Roman Empire in Italy the Lombards created a dukedom in Campania and Salerno became its capital.
In this time Salerno was one of the most important cities of the Mediterranean sea. Here was founded the first Medical School around the end of the 9th century A. D.
We’ll go to discover the history and the architecture of the medieval time with a visit into the Cathedral of Saint Matthew, a spectacular example of Arab-Norman architecture. This church also contains a beautiful crypt in Baroque style.
- this course will be live on Zoom with our expert
- duration: 4x1h