Morgex

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La Badoche

Traditions  -  La Salle
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Morgex train station

Architecture  -  Morgex

The Aosta/Pré-Saint-Didier railway, completed in 1929 with 8 stations and 23 stops, is a a singular and unique architectural situation. This railway was founded to transport coal to Aosta mined in La…

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Bozel fortified house

Castles and Towers  -  Morgex

This fortified house standing in an isolated area, east of the village of Villair, is a rectangular floor plan building with two floors above ground.
The entrance is on the second floor on th…

De l'Archet tower

Castles and Towers  -  Morgex

Located in the centre of the village, this tower, with its walls 9 metres lenght and 2,60 metres thick, reminds in its construction technique of the towers of La Plantà in Gressan and Ville in Arnad….

Pascal Castle in la Ruine

Castles and Towers  -  Morgex

Located west of the hamlet of La Ruine, not far from the stream, it is a complex of buildings forming a castle. The oldest building stands on the east side, in the form of a tower-house. It ha…

Chapels

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Morgex

Dailley Chapel
Already existed in 1640, dedicated to St. Margaret. It was renovated in 1834 and blessed the following year.

Lavancher Chapel
It was built as a votive offering agains…

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Parish church of Our Lady of the Assumption

Churches and Sanctuaries  -  Morgex

Considering the title “plébain”, which is traditionally attributed to the parish priest, it is believed that the parish of Morgex is one of the oldest of the upper Aosta Valley. This hypothesis wa…

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Museums  -  Morgex

The Biblio-Museum was born thanks to the donation, in 2005, of a precious collection of comic books (over 30,000) and volumes, collected by Demetrio Mafrica, which allows to follow the birth an…

Parish museum

Museums  -  Morgex

It is situated beneath the left aisle of the parish church of Santa Maria Assunta and has interesting works of sacred art, including a silver relic chest from the 15th century, various astyla…

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