Palazzo della Frumentaria


One of the three seats of the Museo della Città, this 16th-century grain storehouse is used to stage temporary art exhibitions.

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1. Fontana di Rosello

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Sassari's most famous fountain sits in a sunken area by Piazza Mercato, a busy traffic junction just outside the city walls. A monumental marble box…

2. Corso Vittorio Emanuele II

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The main drag through the centro storico, Corso Vittorio Emanuele II follows the path of the ancient Roman road from Porto Torres to Cagliari. Little…

3. Piazza Tola

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Just north of Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, Piazza Tola was medieval Sassari's main square where condemned heretics were burned at the stake. Overlooking…

4. Palazzo di Città

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The principal seat of the Museo della Città, with exhibits illustrating the city's development, festivals and traditions

5. Museo della Città

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This museum dedicated to Sassari's history is spread over three sites. Its main seat is Palazzo di Città, where exhibits illustrate the city's urban…

6. Casa di Re Enzo

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With its arched portico and delicately crafted mullioned windows, this 15th-century building, now home to a clothes shop, is a rare example of Catalan…

7. Casa Farris

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Casa Farris is a 15th-century townhouse now occupied by a women's clothing shop.

8. Palazzo d'Usini

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Overlooking the charming Piazza Tola is the 16th-century Palazzo d'Usini, one of the first Renaissance buildings to be constructed in Sardinia and now…