Bagnacavallo

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Bagnacavallo
Comune
Comune di Bagnacavallo
Bagnacavallo is located in Italy
Bagnacavallo
Bagnacavallo
Location of Bagnacavallo in Italy
Coordinates: 44°25′N 11°59′E / 44.417°N 11.983°E / 44.417; 11.983Coordinates: 44°25′N 11°59′E / 44.417°N 11.983°E / 44.417; 11.983
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Ravenna (RA)
Frazioni Boncellino, Glorie, Masiera, Rossetta, Traversara, Villanova, Villa Prati
Government
 • Mayor Laura Rossi
Area
 • Total 79 km2 (31 sq mi)
Elevation 12 m (39 ft)
Population (30 April 2008)
 • Total 16,459
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Demonym Bagnacavallesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 48012
Dialing code 0545
Patron saint Archangel Michael
Saint day 29 September
Website Official website

Bagnacavallo is a town and comune in the province of Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy.

The Renaissance painter Bartolomeo Ramenghi bore the nickname of his native city.

Main sights[edit]

  • Castellaccio (15th century)
  • Giardino dei Semplici
  • Podere Pantaleone, a 6-hectare (15-acre) natural preserve
  • Pieve of San Pietro in Sylvis (7th century), some 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) west of town
  • Piazza della Libertà, the town's main square

Twin towns[edit]