• Academy of Saint Anselmo


Academy of Saint Anselmo

Resorts: Gressan


Founded in 1855 to promote historical studies of Valle d’Aosta, it is a prestigious place of documentation, provided with an archive and precious items, including Celtic gold coins and bronze bracelets, medieval wooden statues, 16th-century paintings, ceramic and glass ornaments, weapons and armour.

The rich collection has been transferred to Aymavilles Castle in order to be exhibited to the public and it will be open from 14 May 2022.

The academy’s seat in Gressan can be visited upon request and for research purposes only.

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Castles and towers

Aymavilles Castle


Free entry for mothers accompanied by their children on 12 May 2024A castle unique in its kind that combines medieval and baroque phases in its external appearance, the result of the architectural initiatives of the various members of the Challant family …

Note - this information is not directly connected to the Cammino Balteo path but it is part of the Aosta Valley tourist offer.