Perinaldo

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Perinaldo
Comune
Comune di Perinaldo
Perinaldo-panorama.JPG
Coat of arms of Perinaldo
Coat of arms
Perinaldo is located in Italy
Perinaldo
Perinaldo
Location of Perinaldo in Italy
Coordinates: 43°51′N 7°40′E / 43.850°N 7.667°E / 43.850; 7.667Coordinates: 43°51′N 7°40′E / 43.850°N 7.667°E / 43.850; 7.667
Country Italy
Region Liguria
Province Imperia (IM)
Frazioni Negi, Suseneo
Government
 • Mayor Patrizia Guglielmi
Area
 • Total 21.0 km2 (8.1 sq mi)
Elevation 572 m (1,877 ft)
Population (31 December 2007)
 • Total 918
 • Density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
Demonym Perinaldesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18032
Dialing code 0184
Website Official website

Perinaldo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Imperia in the Italian region Liguria, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southwest of Genoa and about 30 kilometres (19 mi) west of Imperia.

It is the birthplace of the 17th-century Italian astronomer Giovanni Domenico Cassini.

Main sights[edit]

  • Parish church of San Nicola da Bari, built in 1489. It houses a 15th-century wooden crucifix.
  • Church of Sant'Antonio abate (1590–1600)
  • Sanctuary of the Visitation (17th century)

Twin towns[edit]

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