|Comune di Siligo|
Location of Siligo in Sardinia
|Coordinates: 40°35′N 8°44′E / 40.583°N 8.733°E|
|Province / Metropolitan city||Sassari (SS)|
|• Total||43.6 km2 (16.8 sq mi)|
|Elevation||452 m (1,483 ft)|
|• Density||22/km2 (57/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|Patron saint||St. Victoria|
|Saint day||dec. 23|
Siligo is a comune (municipality) in the region of Logudoro - Meilogu in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 160 kilometres (99 mi) north of Cagliari and about 25 kilometres (16 mi) southeast of Sassari.
- Archeological site of Monte sant'Antoni: a prehistoric Federal Nuragic Sanctuary
- Archeological site of Mesumundu: an old Roman area and medieval
- Church of Nostra Segnora de Mesumundu, built in the Byzantine age (6th century AD) upon the ruins of a Roman baths (2nd century AD). The church was modified after 1065 by the Benedictine monks of Montecassino.
- Church of Santi Elia ed Enoch: built on the top of the Monte Santo and modified by Benedictine monks after 1065.
- Gavino Contini (1855-1915), poet
- Rita Livesi, (1915), actress
- Efisio Arru, (1927-2000), scientist
- Maria Carta (1934-1994), folk singer and actress
- Gavino Ledda, author of an autobiographical work Padre padrone (1975)
- Children in traditional costume from Siligo
- Church of San Vincenzo Ferrer and the Monte Santo
- Ex roman bath of Mesumundu snd bizantine church of Santa Maria di Mesumundu
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- All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.