Historic center

Isola Dovarese - Historic center

The scenographic piazza Matteotti (1587) is owed to the historic presence of the Lords of Mantua and was created by Giulio Brunelli on the site of the ancient piazza d’Armi

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Marcaria - Historic center

The Municipality of Marcaria is the second largest, in terms of how far it extends, in the province of Mantua (9970 hectares) and is situated on the lowland to the

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Ostiano - Historic center

A part of the walls, a keep and an entrance tower still remain of the ancient Castle built in 1519, important testimonies of the Gonzaga domination.

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Pessina Cremonese - Historic center

Pessina has two sacred buildings: the XVIII century S. Giorgio parish church by T. Venturini, and S. Antonio Abate oratory, built in XIV century and later renovated. A nice excursion

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Piazza XXIII Aprile

When Carlo II Gonzaga, Prince of Bozzolo, San Martino dall'Argine and Marcaria died in 1555, Pomponesco was passed to his youngest child, Giulio Cesare Gonzaga.
His arrival in 1579

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Pomponesco – Historic center

The orthogonal layout of the streets reflects the town-planning project by  Giulio Cesare Gonzaga at the end of the XVI century, which included the building of a pentagonal castle surrounded

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Rivarolo Mantovano - Historic center

The totally Renaissance charm of this village is due to the work of Vespasiano Gonzaga, a young duke from nearby Sabbioneta, who had the entire historic centre transformed into a

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Sabbioneta – Historic center

Sabbioneta is located on the southwestern limit line of the Mantua area. The star-shaped city is surrounded by medieval walls and maintains the classic style that Vespasiano Gonzaga gave to it.

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Scandolara Ravara - Historic center

Already inhabited in Roman times, as proven by some important finds discovered in the area; particularly interesting is the Gothic Old Church, with its frescoes dating back to the beginning

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