Cattedrale di Sant'Agata
Founded in 1878, this dusty museum is a 19th-century time capsule featuring fish heads, ancient sculptures, a 3rd-century-BC sarcophagus...
This is only one of some 35 olive presses buried in the tufa rock below the town. It was here, between the 16th and early 19th...
Opposite the castle, just below the bridge, is the town's fish market, still an important business for the city today and well worth...
For good Gallipoli spumone (layered ice cream with candied fruit and nuts) and refreshing granite (ices made with coffee, fresh fruit...
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Cattedrale di Sant'Agata information
On the island, Gallipoli's 17th-century cathedral is a baroque beauty that could compete with anything in Lecce. Not surprisingly, Giuseppe Zimbalo, who helped beautify Lecce's Santa Croce basilica, worked on the facade. Inside, it's lined with paintings by local artists.