Trescore Balneario

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Trescore Balneario
Comune
Comune di Trescore Balneario
Villa Terzi.
Villa Terzi.
Coat of arms of Trescore Balneario
Coat of arms
Trescore Balneario is located in Italy
Trescore Balneario
Trescore Balneario
Location of Trescore Balneario in Italy
Coordinates: 45°42′N 09°51′E / 45.700°N 9.850°E / 45.700; 9.850Coordinates: 45°42′N 09°51′E / 45.700°N 9.850°E / 45.700; 9.850
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Bergamo (BG)
Frazioni Redona
Government
 • Mayor Donatella Colombi
Area
 • Total 13.31 km2 (5.14 sq mi)
Elevation 271 m (889 ft)
Population (30 November 2014)[1]
 • Total 10,006
 • Density 750/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Trescoresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24069
Dialing code 035
Patron saint Saint Peter and Saint Paul
Saint day June 29
Website Official website

Trescore Balneario is a town and comune in the Province of Bergamo, Lombardy, northern Italy.

History[edit]

The city itself is mentioned for the first time in 996 AD.

However, the area had been known since ancient Roman times for its hot springs, which were enhanced by Bartolomeo Colleoni and are still active. The word Balneario in the name means "of the baths" in Italian, identifying Trescore Balneario as a spa town.

Main sights[edit]

Also in the nearby is the Villa Terzi, a notable example of northern Italy 18th century residence.

Twin towns[edit]

References[edit]

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