23 Sights in Brescia, Italy (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Brescia, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 23 sights are available in Brescia, Italy.

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1. Foro Romano

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The Roman Forum of Brescia was the ancient main square of the city center of Brixia starting from the first century BC. and later completed by Vespasiano. Much of the original square is now followed by Piazza del Foro, while the remains of most of the buildings that appeared there have been brought back to light outside or in the basement of the buildings that currently surround the square. This monumental archaeological complex retains the major public buildings of the Roman age of northern Italy and for this reason it has been declared by the UNESCO World Heritage Site, part of the "Lombardi serial site in Italy: the places of power".

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2. Chiesa di San Luca

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The Church of San Luca is a church in Brescia, Italy, located in Via San Martino della Battaglia, just south of the intersection with Corso Zanardelli. It was built in the 13th century, first rebuilt in the 15th century and a more radical rebuilding in the 18th century. The interior was also turned upside down in the 19th century due to the opening of a new entrance to the avenue of San Martino de la Bataglia. It contains careful paintings and sculpture works of art. Blessed Giuseppe Tovini and educator Vitorino Chizorini are buried in the church, and their canonization process is underway.

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3. Memoriale a Niccolò Tartaglia

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Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia was an Italian mathematician, engineer, a surveyor and a bookkeeper from the then Republic of Venice. He published many books, including the first Italian translations of Archimedes and Euclid, and an acclaimed compilation of mathematics. Tartaglia was the first to apply mathematics to the investigation of the paths of cannonballs, known as ballistics, in his Nova Scientia ; his work was later partially validated and partially superseded by Galileo's studies on falling bodies. He also published a treatise on retrieving sunken ships.

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4. Chiesa di Santa Maria in Silva

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The church of Santa Maria in Silva is a church of Brescia, located to the side of via Corsica, in the last stretch before Piazza della Repubblica. The building, built on a project by the architect Rodolfo Vantini between 1853 and 1857, replaced the ancient church on the other side of the road, which was demolished. The Church, in addition to being important in itself as work of Vantini, contains some value pictorial works, including a fresco by Angelo Inganni, a canvas of Lattanzio Gambara and a of anonymous artist of the sixteenth century.

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5. Chiesa di Sant'Orsola

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The church of Sant'Orsola is a church in Brescia, located along via Moretto, between the church of Santa Croce and the intersection with via Gramsci. Built at the beginning of the seventeenth century by the Orsoline with the aim of expanding its city religious community, after the suppression of 1797 he was recovered by the friars of Fatebenefratelli who settled a large hospital in the attached convent, still active today. The church today represents the chapel of the health center, but the daily evening mass is always open to the public.

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6. Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie

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The sanctuary of the Madonna delle Grazie is a church of Brescia, with a mainly votive and meditative function, located along via delle Grazie, adjacent to the church of the same name of Santa Maria delle Grazie. The small sanctuary stands on a church of the thirteenth century variously reconstructed over the centuries, in particular at the end of the nineteenth century, when a radical renovation of the interiors was carried out. The sanctuary is today the greatest example of nineteenth -century art and architecture in the city.

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7. Cippo ai Caduti della Strage di Piazza Loggia

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The Piazza della Loggia bombing was a bombing that took place on the morning of 28 May 1974, in Brescia, Italy during an anti-fascist protest. The terrorist attack killed eight people and wounded 102. The bomb was placed inside a rubbish bin at the east end of the square. In 2015, a Court of appeal in Milan issued a final life sentence to Ordine Nuovo members Carlo Maria Maggi and Maurizio Tramonte for ordering the bombing, closing one of the longest-running cases on terrorism during Italy's years of lead.

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8. Tempio Capitolino

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The Capitolium of Brixia or the Temple of the Capitoline Triad in Brescia was the main temple in the center of the Roman town of Brixia (Brescia), in Northern Italy, in the modern region of Lombardy. It is represented at present by fragmentary ruins, but is part of an archeological site, including a Roman amphitheatre and museum in central Brescia. It forms part of the Longobards in Italy: Places of Power UNESCO World Heritage Site inscribed in 2011.

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9. Scavi archeologici di palazzo Martinengo Cesaresco Novarino

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The archaeological excavations of Palazzo Martinengo Cesaresco Novarino in Brescia were opened in 1998 in the basement of the building, after eight years of works that affected the varied stratigraphy that affects the area below the building. The excavations brought to light testimonies and finds ranging from prehistory to the Middle Ages, confirming the trimillerary history of Piazza del Foro and this area of the city of Brescia.

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10. Chiesa dei Santi Faustino e Giovita

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The church of Santi Faustino e Giovita, known also as the church of San Faustino Maggiore is a Roman Catholic church in Brescia, Italy. It is situated on Via San Faustino. The church was originally attached to a monastery founded in the 9th century, but it has been rebuilt across the centuries. It was initially consecrated in 1142. The saints Faustino and Giovita are the patron saints of Brescia.

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11. Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista

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San Giovanni Evangelista Church is a Catholic place of worship located in the district of San Giovanni in the historic center of Brescia, a street in Corso Mameli. It is one of the city's oldest churches and a precious repository of famous works of art, especially paintings, the most prominent of which is the Sacramental Chapel, which contains murals and canvases by Romanino and Moreto painters.

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12. Monumento ad Arnaldo da Brescia

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The monument to Arnaldo da Brescia is a bronze monument located at the east end of Piazzale Arnaldo in Brescia, dedicated to the XII friar Arnaldo da Brescia. Modeling by the sculptor Odoardo Tabacchi in the statue and other bronze parts and by Antonio Tagliaferri in the base, he was inaugurated in 1882 and is today one of the most well -known and characteristic monuments of the city.

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13. Duomo Nuovo

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The New Cathedral, or more correctly the summer cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, is the main church of Brescia, the mother church of the diocese of the same name. It is located in Piazza Paolo VI, formerly Piazza del Duomo. It was erected between 1604 and 1825 on the area where the early Christian basilica of San Pietro de Dom, of the V-VI century, stood.

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14. Monumento ai caduti delle Dieci giornate di Brescia.

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The monument to the beautiful Italy or beautiful Italy, officially monument to the fallen of the ten days of Brescia is a marble monument located in the north-east branch of Piazza della Loggia in Brescia. Dedicated to the fallen of the ten days of Brescia, it was built in 1864 by Giovanni Battista Lombardi and donated to the city by Vittorio Emanuele II.

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15. Museo del Risorgimento

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The Risorgimento Museum is an exhibition space located inside the Brescia Castle, located on the top of Colle Cidneo, north of the historic center of the Lombard city. For the rich variety of the materials contained, it is considered one of the most important and significant national museums on the Risorgimento.

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16. Chiesa di Santa Maria in Calchera

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The church of Santa Maria In Calchera is a Catholic place of cult of Brescia, located in the south-west corner of the homonymous square, along via Trieste, a short distance from Piazzale Arnaldo. Of very ancient origin, it was radically restored from the sixteenth century onwards, until the eighteenth century.

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17. Museo di Santa Giulia

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The Museum of Santa Giulia is the main museum of Brescia, located in via dei Musei 81/B, along the ancient maximum decuman of Roman brixia. It is hosted inside the monastery of Santa Giulia, erected by king desire in the Lombard era and variously expanded and modified in more than a thousand years of history.

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18. Duomo Vecchio

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The Duomo Vecchio or Old Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in Brescia, Italy; the rustic circular Romanesque co-cathedral stands next to the Duomo Nuovo of Brescia. It is officially known as the Winter Co-Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, while the adjacent main cathedral is known as the Summer Cathedral.

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19. Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Consolazioni

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La chiesa di Santa Maria delle Consolazioni, anticamente chiesa di San Faustino in Castro,ßuna chiesa di Brescia, situata nell'omonima Piazzetta delle Consolazioni lungo Contrada Sant'Urbano, sulla salita per il Castello di Brescia, a poca distanza da Piazzetta Tito Speri.

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20. Chiesa di San Salvatore

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San Salvatore is a former monastery in Brescia, Lombardy, northern Italy, now turned into a museum. The monastic complex is famous for the diversity of its architecture which includes Roman remains and significant pre-Romanesque, Romanesque and Renaissance buildings.

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21. Mostasù dèle Cosére

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Mostasù Dèle Cosére, literally "face of the Cossere" in Brescia dialect, is an ancient importance located in the historic center of Brescia, walled on the corner between Goffredo Mameli and Contrada delle Cossre, from which it draws the name.

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22. Chiesa dei Santi Nazaro e Celso

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The church of Santi Nazaro e Celso is located on Corso Giacomo Matteotti, at the intersection with via Fratelli Bronzetti, in Brescia, Lombardy, Italy. The church contains the Averoldi Polyptych (1522), a masterwork of Titian.

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23. Chiesa di Santa Maria della Carità

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Santa Maria della Carità or just known as the Carità, or the church of the Buon Pastore, is a Baroque-style, Roman Catholic church located on Via dei Musei corner via Rosa in Brescia, region of Lombardy, Italy.

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