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Gasöl  (Emilian)
Comune di Gazzuolo
Coat of arms of Gazzuolo
Coat of arms
Gazzuolo is located in Italy
Location of Gazzuolo in Italy
Coordinates: 45°4′N 10°35′E / 45.067°N 10.583°E / 45.067; 10.583
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Mantua (MN)
Frazioni Belforte, Bocca Chiavica, Pomara, Nocegrossa, La Marchesa
 • Mayor Loris Contesini
 • Total 22.3 km2 (8.6 sq mi)
Elevation 25 m (82 ft)
Population (31 July 2014[1])
 • Total 2,377
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Gazzolesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 46010
Dialing code 0376
Website Official website

Gazzuolo (Mantovano: Gasöl) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Mantua in the Italian region Lombardy, located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) southeast of Milan and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of Mantua. The town had been a possession of Gonzaga family, the lord of Mantua, from the late Middle Ages, and John Hawkwood, a famous English mercenary captain in 14th-century Italy, was once the lord of this town in 1370s'-80s'.

Gazzuolo borders the following municipalities: Commessaggio, Marcaria, San Martino dall'Argine, Spineda, Viadana.

Main sights

  • Gonzaga porticoes
  • Palazzo Gonzaga
  • Church of Maria Nascente (17th century)
  • Church of St. Roch
  • Oratory of San Pietro al Belforte (10th century)


  1. ^ Demographics data from ISTAT