Cantalupo nel Sannio, Province of Isernia, Molise
Provinces of Molise
Other Italian Regions
- Altitude: 587 m a.s.l
- Territory: mountainous
- Population: about 750 inhabitants in 2017
- Zip/postal code: 86092
- Phone Area Code: 0865
- Frazioni & Localities: Taverna, Aia Franca, Cese, Colle Manieri, Colle Piano, Fragnete, Le Coste, Santa Lucia, Tratturo.
What to see
- Parish Church of the 18th century, with fine wooden statues by Francesco Saverio Citarelli from Naples.
Astronomer Leopoldo Del Re was born here in the early 19th century. In just one hundred years the population passed from 3000 to the present 700 because of a massive emigration, first to the USA, later to Canada, where over 1,500 emigrants established the "S. Anna di Cantalupo" club.