Porta dei Cavalieri Templari
This 11th-century cathedral was substantially remodelled after an earthquake in 1743. You can see how the original Romanesque structure...
Museo Archeologico Provinciale Ribezzo
This superb museum covers several floors with well-documented exhibits (in English), including some 3000 bronze sculptures and fragments...
A 16th-century Renaissance-style palace named for the two different families who owned it. The building is of interest because it houses...
Established more than 40 years ago in a restored 15th-century palazzo, sophisticated Il Giardino serves refined seafood and meat dishes...
Porta dei Cavalieri Templari information
After the Romans, the next big event to hit Brindisi was the Crusades during the 12th and 13th centuries. The Porta dei Cavalieri Templari, an exotic-looking portico with pointy arches, is all that remains of the Knights Templar's main church. It stands beside the cathedral in the heart of the small historic quarter.