The Historical Diocesan Archives of Reggio Calabria – Bova, declared of great historical interest on September 30, 1997, preserves, protects and enhances the historical archives of the dioceses of Reggio Calabria and Bova united on September 30, 1986 with the Instantibus votis decree of the Congregation for the Bishops. The documentary heritage consists of documents dating from 1495 to 2011, that occupy about 500 linear meters of metal shelving.


Inauguration Exhibition The Bishop and his Church

Il MAB (acronimo di Museo Archivio Biblioteca) dell’Arcidiocesi di Reggio Calabria-Bova riunisce tre istituti culturali diocesani: il Museo “Mons. Aurelio Sorrentino”, l’Archivio Storico e la Biblioteca “Domenico Farias”. Per il secondo anno consecutivo... READ MORE

Guided tour of CIF members

On Wednesday 11 October at 4 p.m., the members of the Reggio Calabria municipal CIF (Italian Women’s Centre) will be given a guided tour of the archives with President Renata Melissari. READ MORE

MAB: conscious reading workshop

Conscious reading workshop promoted by diocesan Museum, Archive and Library kicks off. For the second year in a row, the Museum, Archives and Diocesan Library of Reggio Calabria-Bova are promoting a MAB (Museum... READ MORE

Pasquale Panetta Fund Donation

On April 19, 2022, thanks to the Reggio Calabria section of Italia Nostra, the master Pasquale Panetta fund consisting of 122 archival units from 1927 to 2002 and accompanied by 6 albums with... READ MORE