Galzignano Terme

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Galzignano Terme
Comune di Galzignano Terme
Galzignano Terme, panorama dall'alto.JPG
Location of Galzignano Terme
Galzignano Terme is located in Italy
Galzignano Terme
Galzignano Terme
Location of Galzignano Terme in Italy
Galzignano Terme is located in Veneto
Galzignano Terme
Galzignano Terme
Galzignano Terme (Veneto)
Coordinates: 45°18′N 11°44′E / 45.300°N 11.733°E / 45.300; 11.733Coordinates: 45°18′N 11°44′E / 45.300°N 11.733°E / 45.300; 11.733
CountryItaly
RegionVeneto
ProvincePadua (PD)
FrazioniCanova, Cengolina Sottovenda, Civrana, Grottarole, Noiera, Regazzoni, Valsanzibio
Government
 • MayorRiccardo Masin
Area
 • Total18.1 km2 (7.0 sq mi)
Elevation
22 m (72 ft)
Population
(2008)[1]
 • Total4,411
 • Density240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Galzignanesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
35030
Dialing code049
Patron saintMadonna del Rosario
Saint dayOctober 7
WebsiteOfficial website

Galzignano Terme is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Padua in the Italian region Veneto, located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) southwest of Venice and about 15 kilometres (9 mi) southwest of Padua.

Main sights[edit]

  • Benedictine monastery of Santa Maria Annunziata, now in ruins.
  • Camaldolese hermitage of Monte Rua
  • Benedictine monastery of St. John the Baptist on Monte Venda (13th century), also in ruins
  • Santa Maria Assunta - Church rebuilt in 1674.
  • San Lorenzo di Valsanzibio - parish church
  • Oratory of the Holy Trinity (14th century), housing some precious frescoes.
  • Villa Rizzoli Benedetti (1st century, remade in the 18th century)
  • Villa La Civrana (17th century)
  • Villa Barbarigo Pizzoni Ardemani: main attraction in territory, located in the frazione Valsanzibio, with a notable 17th-century garden.

References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.