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ENIT—Agenzia nazionale del turismo, known in English as The Italian Government Tourist Board, formerly the Ente Nazionale Italiano per il Turismo ('Italian National Agency for Tourism') is the Italian national tourism board. The national Tourist Board is situated in Rome.

It was founded in 1919 under the Liberal-Radical government of Francesco Saverio Nitti.[1]

ENIT is responsible for the promoting tourism in Italy.


  1. ^ Bosworth 1997, p. 4.


  • Bosworth, R. J. B. (1997). "Tourist Planning in Fascist Italy and the Limits of a Totalitarian Culture". Contemporary European History. Cambridge University Press. 6 (1): 1–25. doi:10.1017/S0960777300004033. ISSN 1469-2171. JSTOR 20081611.
  • Taina Syrjäma, Visitez l'Italie : Italian state tourist propaganda abroad 1919-1943: administrative structure and practical realization, 1997 in Turun yliopiston julkaisuja/Annales Universitatis Turkuensis Series B, Humaniora, ISSN 0082-6987, 217. ISBN 951-29-0952-9 (not seen)

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