Spilamberto

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Spilamberto
Comune di Spilamberto
Coat of arms of Spilamberto
Coat of arms
Location of Spilamberto
Spilamberto is located in Italy
Spilamberto
Spilamberto
Location of Spilamberto in Italy
Spilamberto is located in Emilia-Romagna
Spilamberto
Spilamberto
Spilamberto (Emilia-Romagna)
Coordinates: 44°32′N 11°1′E / 44.533°N 11.017°E / 44.533; 11.017
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Modena (MO)
Frazioni San Vito
Government
 • Mayor Umberto Costantini
Area
 • Total 29.5 km2 (11.4 sq mi)
Elevation
70 m (230 ft)
Population
(31 July 2015)[1]
 • Total 12,575
 • Density 430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Spilambertesi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
41057
Dialing code 059
Patron saint St. John the Baptist, St. Hadrian III
Saint day June 24, July 8
Website Official website

Spilamberto (Modenese: Spilambêrt; Western Bolognese: Spilanbêrt) is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Modena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) west of Bologna and about 10 kilometres (6 mi) southeast of Modena.

Famous in June is the Fiera di San Giovanni, attracting a lot of people in the town. Spilamberto is a renowned center of production of balsamic vinegar and other typical products of the region. Also famous for Giovanni Cavani luthier who's musical instruments are famous all over the world.

Religious buildings

Among the churches within the town limits are:

References

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

External links

  • Official website
  • Amici della Musica Spilamberto (Concerts and Music School)


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