Bonefro

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Bonefro
Comune
Comune di Bonefro
Bonefro is located in Italy
Bonefro
Bonefro
Location of Bonefro in Italy
Coordinates: 41°42′N 14°56′E / 41.700°N 14.933°E / 41.700; 14.933Coordinates: 41°42′N 14°56′E / 41.700°N 14.933°E / 41.700; 14.933
Country Italy
Region Molise
Province Campobasso (CB)
Government
 • Mayor http://www.comune.casacalenda.cb.it/
Area
 • Total 31.28 km2 (12.08 sq mi)
Elevation 631 m (2,070 ft)
Population (30 November 2017)[1]
 • Total 1,334
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Bonefrani
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 86041
Dialing code 0874
Website Official website

Bonefro is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Campobasso in the Italian region Molise, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) northeast of Campobasso.

Bonefro borders the following municipalities: Casacalenda, Montelongo, Montorio nei Frentani, Ripabottoni, San Giuliano di Puglia, Sant'Elia a Pianisi, Santa Croce di Magliano.

Main sights[edit]

  • Lombard Castle, built around the middle of the tenth century AD
  • Santa Maria delle Rose, in Romanesque style (12th-13th century)
  • Porta Molino, Porta Pie la Terra, Fountain Gate and Porta Nuova, gates dating back to the Lombard period.
  • Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie (1716)

Culture[edit]

Bonefro hosts the annual Adriatic Chamber Music Festival (Festival di Adriatico da Musica da Camera) in July.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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