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Acquaviva d'Isernia, Province of Isernia, Molise, Italy

Findings of the Samnite period (7th-4th century AD) show that the settlement existed since very old times.

The population lives mostly on agriculture and farming, and there is a rich production of cheeses. The local cuisine is based on mutton and goat meats. Traditionally a great bonfire is lit on the 21st January, before the Patron Feast.


Altitude: 730 m a.s.l -- Territory: mountainous -- Population: ca. 500 inhabitants -- Zip/postal code: 86080 -- Phone Area Code: 0865 -- Patron Saint: Sant'Anastasia, 22 January

What to see

  • Church of Sant'Anastasia, with a very beatiful architecture and fine decorations.

Genealogy and Links

Province of Isernia

Provinces of Molise: Campobasso, Isernia