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ID#1406 Castel Sant' Angelo

Categories:
Historic Monument; Museum, Gallery or Visitor Centre
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Permanent

photo: Labyrinthos

Address:
Rome
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Occupying the floor of the treasury of the Castel Sant' Angelo, this labyrinth was constructed during restoration of the building carried out by Pope Paul III.
Schedule:
The labyrinth can be viewed on guided tours of the Castel, but cannot be walked.
Type:
Medieval
7 circuit medieval type.
Material:
Red & yellow bricks inset into the floor.
Builder:
Gerolamo de Milano
Size:
5.94 metres
Date installed:
1546

ID#1657 Nora

Categories:
Historic Monument
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
near Pula
SW of Cagliari, Sardinia
Italy
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Directions/notes:
In-situ on the floor of the Roman Temple amongst the ruins of Nora
Schedule:
Open daily from 9am - 1 hour before sunset
Admission:
Entry fee to ruins and/or Pula museum
Type:
Roman
Only a small fragment is preserved - the exact design is impossible to determine.
Material:
Mosaic
Date installed:
c.200 CE

ID#1404 Volterra Cathedral

Categories:
Church or Place of Worship
Availability:
By appointment
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Portable

photo: Labyrinthos

Address:
Volterra
Italy
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Directions/notes:
This labyrinth, formed of coloured wooden inlay on a lectern, is preserved in the Cathedral Museum and is not on general display.
Type:
Medieval
11 circuit medieval type, but square.
Material:
Wooden inlay on lectern
Builder:
Andreoccio & Antonio of Sienna
Size:
35 cm - 14 inches square
Date installed:
between 1388 - 1404 CE

ID#5332 Church of San Francesco

Categories:
Historic Monument
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Permanent

Address:
Piazza Regina Margherita
Alatri 03020 (FR)
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Situated in a tunnel of the cloister of S. Francesco, this fresco of Christ in Glory in the centre of a large labyrinth was rediscovered in 1996.
Contact:
Council of Alatri - FR Public and Culture department
Phone: +39 0775448378
Email: culturaeturismo@comune.alatri.fr.it
Web:
http://www.comune.alatri.fr.it
Schedule:
The labyrinth is open daily: 10.00 am - 13.00 and 16.00 - 19.00 pm.
Admission:
1 euro
Type:
Medieval
11 circuit
Material:
Fresco
Builder:
Unknown
Size:
1.5 meters diameter
Date installed:
Middle Ages - 12 to 14th century
GPS:
41 43' N° Lat.; 13 20' E° Long.

ID#6676 Basilica di San Petriono

Categories:
Church or Place of Worship; Historic Monument
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: copyright Giovanni Paltrinieri

Address:
Piazza Galvani 5
Bologna 40124
Italy
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Directions/notes:
A small floor tile decorated with a labyrinth is situated at the rear of the (locked) Chapel of San Sebastian, but is very difficult to see.
Web:
http://www.basilicadisanpetronio.it
Schedule:
Open daily 07:45 - 14:00 and 15:00 to 18:00, but check website for opening hours on festivals and holidays.
Admission:
A fee is payable to view the chapel
Type:
Medieval
unusual 11-circuit design
Material:
Glazed faience tile
Builder:
Pietro Andrea Sellini
Date installed:
1487

ID#6678 Castello di Canossa

Categories:
Public Open Space
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
Strada Provinciale 73
Canossa 42263
Italy
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Directions/notes:
The Cuore di Matilde labyrinth is situated beside the road, just below and 50 metres east of the castle of Canossa.
Contact:
Email: mario_bernabei@libero.it
Web:
http://www.andareacanossa.it
Schedule:
Always open
Type:
Contemporary
Heart labyrinth
Material:
Rock or Garden
Designer:
Selma Sevenhuijsen
Builder:
Mario Bernabei and Selma Sevenhuisen
Date installed:
201*

ID#4787 Parco Nazionale delle Incisioni Rupestri

Categories:
Historic Monument; Museum, Gallery or Visitor Centre
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
Naquane
Capo di Ponte, Val Camonica 25044
Italy
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Web:
http://www.parcoincisioni.capodiponte.beniculturali.it/
Schedule:
See website for opening hours
Admission:
Admission fees are payable, see website for details
Type:
Classical
Material:
Rock carved petroglyph
Date installed:
early Iron Age, c.1000 - 800 BCE?
GPS:
46 deg. 01' 32"° Lat.; 10 deg 20' 5"° Long.

ID#6314 Comune di Castel di Tora, Riserva Naturale dei Monti Navegna e Cervia

Categories:
National, Country or State Park; Public Open Space
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Address:
Monte Antuni
Castel di Tora
Italy
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Contact:
Comune Castel di Tora
Phone: 0765/716313
Web:
http://www.comune.castelditora.ri.it/
Schedule:
Call for availability
Type:
Classical
Material:
Rock or Garden
Designer:
Renata Garutti
Builder:
Renata Garutti and friends
Size:
11 meters diameter
Date installed:
June 28, 2015

ID#6631 Snow Labyrinth

Categories:
Artistic Installation; Public Open Space; Tourist Attraction
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Temporary

Address:
Chamois
Italy
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Contact:
André Navillod
Phone: +39 338 58 38 015
Email: andre@navillod.it
Web:
http://gian.mario.navillod.it/labirinto-delle-donne-2016/
Schedule:
Always open
Type:
Medieval
Material:
Snow
Builder:
Gian Mario Navillod
Date installed:
March 8, 2016

ID#6679 Campanine

Categories:
Historic Monument; Public Open Space
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
Cimbergo, Val Camonica 25050
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Two labyrinth carvings (amongst many other petroglyphs) are situated in a ravine south of the village of Cimbergo. Walking trails lead down the hillside from the road next to a parking lot and signboards mark the locations of the petroglyphs, although some are hard to find.
Type:
Classical
7-circuit with entrance embelishment
Material:
Rock carved petroglyph
Size:
21 x 18 cm.
Date installed:
early Iron Age, c.1000 - 800 BCE?

ID#6126 Chiesa di S. Leonard

Categories:
Church or Place of Worship; Historic Monument
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
Via Regina Elena
Colli a Volturno IS
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Carved on a block of stone inset high on the front wall of the chapel, visible from the street.
Web:
http://
Schedule:
Always open
Type:
Classical
Size:
c.24 x 18 cm.
Date installed:
Age uncertain, but certainly medieval

ID#1403 San Benedetto Monastery

Categories:
Church or Place of Worship; Historic Monument
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

photo: Labyrinthos

Address:
Via San Benedetto
Conversano 70014
Italy
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Directions/notes:
This unusual labyrinth is carved at the top of a pillar in the cloister of the monastery. Currently closed for restoration works.
Web:
https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monastero_di_San_Benedetto_(Conversano)
Schedule:
Currently closed for restoration works
Type:
Classical
7 circuit classical
Material:
Stone carving
Size:
c. 30 cm.
Date installed:
possibly 12th century CE?

ID#7128 Centro Olistico Terra di Luce

Categories:
Retreat or Conference Centre
Availability:
Private
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Address:
Via Fuori le Mura 10
Corvaro - Borgorose (Rieti) 02020
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Chakra vyuha Labyrinth with rocks and crystals
Contact:
Liliana Cozza
Phone: 0746/306529
Email: info@terradiluce.org
Web:
http://www.terradiluce.org
Schedule:
Call for availability
Private owners:
Liliana Cozza and Luciano Engaldini
Type:
Classical
Chakra vyuha labyrinth
Material:
Rock or Garden
Designer:
Renata Maria Luigia Garutti
Builder:
Terra di Luce
Size:
7 meters diameter
Date installed:
April 22, 2017

ID#6677 Cremona Archeological Museum

Categories:
Historic Monument; Museum, Gallery or Visitor Centre
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/ Labyrinthos

Address:
via San Lorenzo, 4
Cremona 26100
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Originally located in a villa on the Via Cadolini, the mosaic is part of an extensive pavement now displayed in the Cremona Archaeological Museum.
Web:
http://musei.comune.cremona.it/index.php
Schedule:
Tuesday to Sunday: 9 am - 1 pm. Public holidays: 9 am - 1 pm. Closed Mondays. Check website for holiday opening hours.
Admission:
3 Euro
Type:
Roman
9-circuit double meander type
Material:
Mosaic
Size:
1.4 x 1.1 metres
Date installed:
early 1st century CE

ID#4046 BlessYou

Categories:
Private Garden or Property; Retreat or Conference Centre
Availability:
Private
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Address:
via Monticino 6
Dozza Imola 40060
Italy
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Directions/notes:
A portable 11 Circuit Chartres canvas labyrinth is also available for rent. Fee for service workshops (3 hr) are also offered
Contact:
Lucia Giovannini
Phone: +39 3771184138
Email: lucia@blessyou.it
Web:
http://www.blessyou.me
Type:
Classical
Material:
Rock or Garden
Designer:
Lucia Giovannini
Builder:
Lucia Giovannini
Size:
15 meters
Date installed:
October 2009

ID#5328 Fondazione Franco Maria Ricci

Categories:
Museum, Gallery or Visitor Centre; Private Garden or Property; Tourist Attraction
Availability:
By appointment
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Portable

Address:
Strada Masone 125
Fontanellato
Italy
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Contact:
Franco Maria Ricci
Phone: 0521827081
Email: ricci@masone.parma.it
Web:
http://www.francomariaricci.com
Private owners:
The labyrinth will open to the public in 2014
Type:
Maze
Designer:
Franco Maria Ricci/Davide Dutto
Builder:
Franco Maria Ricci
Size:
80,000 square metres
Date installed:
2014

ID#6069 Dedalove asd

Categories:
Camp Grounds and Recreation Facilities
Availability:
By appointment
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Address:
Strada Rosi di Bellena 22
Fontevio (Parma) 43010
Italy
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Contact:
Francesca Parisi
Phone: (00 39) 389 8948399
Email: dedalove2013@gmail.com
Web:
http://dedalove.com
Schedule:
Open for scheduled events
1 volta al mese
Type:
Medieval
Labirinto di Chatres
Material:
Terrazzo
Designer:
Parisi Carmela
Date installed:
September 2014
GPS:
44,85747° Lat.; 10,1743° Long.

ID#1401 St. Martin's Cathedral

Categories:
Church or Place of Worship
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
Piazza Antelminelli
Lucca 55100
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Stone block inserted into the north wall of the bell tower of the cathedral - currently obscured by construction and restoration works.
Web:
http://www.cattedralelucca.it
Schedule:
Always open
Type:
Medieval
11 circuit medieval type
Material:
Stone carving
Size:
20 inches - 50 cm.
Date installed:
late 12th century CE

ID#6674 Palazzo Te Museum

Categories:
Historic Monument; Museum, Gallery or Visitor Centre
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
Viale Te 13
Mantova 46100
Italy
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Directions/notes:
Twelve labyrinths form a decorative pattern on the floor of the Camera di Amore e Psiche within the palace.
Web:
http://www.palazzote.it
Schedule:
Monday:13:00 - 18:00, Tuesday - Sunday 09:00-18:00. Check website for holiday opening hours.
Type:
Roman
5-circuit octagonal
Material:
Terrazzo
Date installed:
c. 1784/5

ID#6675 Palazzo Ducale

Categories:
Historic Monument; Museum, Gallery or Visitor Centre
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Permanent

Photo: Jeff Saward/Labyrinthos

Address:
Piazza Sordello 40
Mantova 46100
Italy
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Directions/notes:
The labyrinth fills the ceiling of the Sala del Labirinto within the palace. Originally installed at the Palazzo San Sebastiano in Mantova, the entire construction was moved to the Palazzo Ducale c.1600.
Web:
http://www.mantovaducale.beniculturali.it
Schedule:
Tuesday - Sunday: 0815 - 19:15. Closed Mondays. See website for holiday opening hours.
Admission:
see website for details
Type:
Roman
5-circuit rectangular
Material:
Painted timber ceiling
Builder:
Francesco II Gonzaga
Date installed:
c.1600
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