Porta Tarantina reviews
So called because it is directed towards Turi and Taranto, it preserves outside the medieval walls of the abbey of St. Benedict and, at the base, the walls of the ancient Preclassic city of Norba, dating at least to the tenth century. Bc. The walls, so-called "pelasgic", date roughly to the VII-IV century. BC, according to a note typology in other localities, but with different chronologies.
Among the oldest doors, it rises on the ancient connecting road between the towns of Mola and Taranto, from which it takes its name. The current aspect is due to restoration interventions at the end of the nineteenth century
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