The eruption of 1928 that destroyed the town of Mascali
“Between 6 and 7 November 1928, the town of Mascali, located on the lower eastern slope of Etna, was erased from topographic maps after it was submerged by a lava flow.
In 1928, the town of Mascali stood on a hill at 120 metres above sea level, and had around 3,000 inhabitants dedicated to the cu...
Etna’s activity during the last 500 years has been very varied in terms of type of eruption, frequency and volume. The period of greatest activity in terms of volume and frequency of eruptions was the 17th century, when in less than one hundred years around 3 km3 of lava was emitted (in comparison...
The continuous evolution of the Etna summit craters
Without a doubt, this is the most beautiful and fascinating part of the “Muntagna”, where eruptions occur most often, especially since 2001.
This area also has particular charm because it is the only active volcano summit area in the world to have [approfondimenti id="41043" testo_link="4-5 sum...
MiC – Ministero della Cultura
Legge 77/2006 - Misure Speciali di Tutela e Fruizione dei Siti Italiani di Interesse Culturale, Paesaggistico e Ambientale, inseriti nella “Lista Del Patrimonio Mondiale”, posti sotto la Tutela dell’ UNESCO Regione Siciliana.
Assessorato dei Beni Culturali e dell’Identità Siciliana, Dipartimento dei Beni Culturali e dell’Identità Siciliana.
Parco archeologico della Valle dei Templi di Agrigento.