The tourist information office for the province, ETP, Palazzo Reale, 81100 Caserta (tel. 0823-550011; fax 0823-326300), maintains an information booth at Corso Trieste 9, at the corner with Piazza Dante and Via Douhet (tel. 0823-321137; www.eptcaserta.it). It's open Monday to Saturday 9am to 7pm.
You'll find a pharmacy, Corso Trieste 47 (tel. 0823-326147), not far from the entrance to the Reggia. The ospedale civile (hospital; tel. 0823-231111) is nearby, at Via Tescione Gennaro 1; dial tel. 118 or 0823-321000 for an ambulance. You can call the police at tel. 113 or 112, and the fire department at tel. 115. The post office is on Via del Redentore 27, off Via Giuseppe Mazzini, and is open Monday to Saturday from 8am to 2pm.
Between the last Monday of August and September 15, Casertavecchia hosts a well-established music and art festival, Settembre al Borgo (www.casertamusica.com), and the borgo comes alive with concerts, theater, and dance.
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