Sedile di Porta, Sorrento

Sedile di Porta, Sorrento (must see)

Sedile di Porta is a historic building located in the Piazza Tasso. It was built near the main gate of the city, when the area that is now Piazza Tasso was called Largo del Castello. Because the building was located close to the gate, it received the name di Porta. Over the years, it has served as a prison and guard house, and today the Sedile is home to the Sorrento Club.

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Sedile di Porta on Map

Sight Name: Sedile di Porta
Sight Location: Sorrento, Italy (See walking tours in Sorrento)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Sorrento, Italy

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Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 Miles
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