Milena is located in the valley
of the Platani river, at 436m asl, in the province of Caltanissetta.
It totals nearly 3,800 inhabitants. The town, resulted from the
joining of two villages, Milocca and San Biagio, became autonomous
Numerous archaeological relics have
been discovered at the area that provide evidence for very ancient
settlements. Two tombs dating from between the 12th and the 10th
century BC have been unearthed in the area of the Campanella Mount.
The earliest hamlet here dates back to the the 13th century, grown
within a feudal estate. For over two centuries the city was ruled
by the Capizzi family.
The major attractions of Milena
are the 1800’s Mother Church and the 1700’s Farm of
San Martino, in the city environs.
Santa Caterina Villarmosa
Torre di Manfria
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