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
CountryItaly
RegionFriuli-Venezia Giulia
ProvincePordenone (PN)
FrazioniBarbeano, Baseglia, Gaio, Gradisca, Istrago, Tauriano, Vacile
Government
 • MayorRenzo Francesconi
Area
 • Total72 km2 (28 sq mi)
Elevation132 m (433 ft)
Population (30 September 2010)
 • Total12,168
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Spilimberghesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code33097
Dialing code0427
Patron saintSt. Roch
Saint dayAugust 16
WebsiteOfficial 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 Mosaic School of Friuli (Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli), which was founded in 1922.

Main sights[edit]

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

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