Spilimbergo

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Spilimbergo
Comune
Città di Spilimbergo
Cathedral
Cathedral
Coat of arms of Spilimbergo
Coat of arms
Spilimbergo is located in Italy
Spilimbergo
Spilimbergo
Location of Spilimbergo in Italy
Coordinates: 46°07′N 12°53′E / 46.117°N 12.883°E / 46.117; 12.883
Country Italy
Region Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Province Pordenone (PN)
Frazioni Barbeano, Baseglia, Gaio, Gradisca, Istrago, Tauriano, Vacile
Government
 • Mayor Renzo Francesconi
Area
 • Total 72 km2 (28 sq mi)
Elevation 132 m (433 ft)
Population (30 September 2010)
 • Total 12,168
 • Density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Demonym Spilimberghesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 33097
Dialing code 0427
Patron saint St. Roch
Saint day August 16
Website Official website

Spilimbergo (German: Spengenberg, Friulian: Spilimberc or Spilinberc) is a town, with a population of 11,635, located northeast of Venice in the province of Pordenone in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, northern Italy. The town is notable as the home of the Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli (Mosaic School), which was founded in 1922.

Main sights[edit]

  • City walls and towers
  • Cathedral (13th century)
  • Castle, known from 1120 but destroyed by a fire in 1511

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