7 Sights in Bobbio, Italy (with Map and Images)
Explore interesting sights in Bobbio, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 7 sights are available in Bobbio, Italy.List of cities in Italy Sightseeing Tours in Bobbio
1. Santuario di Santa Maria in Monte Penice
The ancient sanctuary of Santa Maria in Monte Penice is located on the summit of Mount Penice at 1,460 m., is a non-parish ecclesiastical building in the municipality of Bobbio in the province of Piacenza, on the border with the province of Pavia. Dedicated to the Madonna dates back to a primitive construction of the seventh century then expanded several times. Located in a particularly panoramic point, from its square you can enjoy a wide view not only of the Trebbia valley and the Staffora valley, but over the whole Emilian and Pavia territory and on particular days even the snow-capped Alps are visible.
2. Abbazia di San Colombano
Bobbio Abbey is a monastery founded by Irish Saint Columbanus in 614, around which later grew up the town of Bobbio, in the province of Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy. It is dedicated to Saint Columbanus. It was famous as a centre of resistance to Arianism and as one of the greatest libraries in the Middle Ages. The abbey was dissolved under the French administration in 1803, although many of the buildings remain in other uses.
3. Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta
Bobbio Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Bobbio, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. Formerly the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Bobbio, it became in 1986 a co-cathedral of the Archdiocese of Genova, then in 1989 a co-cathedral of the Diocese of Piacenza-Bobbio.
4. Castello Malaspina Dal Verme
The Malaspina-Dal Verme castle of Bobbio is a mighty quadrangular building located inside the town, in an elevated position in the upper part of the village and above the park of the same name. It is included in the circuit of the Association of Castles of the Duchy of Parma, Piacenza and Pontremoli.
5. Chiesa di Santa Maria del Carmine
The church of Santa Maria del Carmine is a parish church of the vicariate of Bobbio, Alta Val Trebbia, Aveto and Oltre Penice of the diocese of Piacenza-Bobbio, located in the hamlet of Santa Maria di Bobbio in the province of Piacenza.
6. Chiesa di San Paolo
The church of San Paolo is a parish church of the vicariate of Bobbio, Alta Val Trebbia, Aveto and Oltre Penice of the diocese of Piacenza-Bobbio, located in the hamlet of Mezzano Scotti di Bobbio in the province of Piacenza.
7. Chiesa di San Policarpo
The church of San Policarpo is a parish church of the Vicariate of Bobbio, Alta Val Trebbia, Aveto and beyond the Penx of the Diocese of Piacenza-Bobbio, located in the hamlet of Ceci di Bobbio in the province of Piacenza.
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