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TORRE CIVICA

Erected in 1555, the Civic Tower rises above the city with its battlements, which can be traced back to the XIX century. It was home to the city’s male prison during the Venetian rule. It has three bells named after the Saints of the village. The...

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BASILICA MINORE

A perfect example of Baroque architecture, the Basilica Minore was built by architect Paolo Soratini of Lonato. The overhead dome and the façade decorated with marble elements are noteworthy. The present church is the third reconstruction, in the...

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ABBAZIA DI MAGUZZANO

The ancient Abatiola Benedettina was built near a Roman road at the end of the ninth century. It was burned down by the Hungarians at the beginning of the year 900, and after the first reconstruction, was devastated by the Visconti troops in 1339....

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COLONNA VENETA

Situated in the main square it is mounted with the lions of San Marco, a testimony to the long period that Lonato del Garda spent under the government of Venice. The colonna was begun in 1441 and sporadically worked upon until its completion in...

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PIEVE ROMANICA DI SAN ZENO

Rising above an isolated hill that was once the centre of the ancient settlement of Lonato del Garda. It is the oldest church in Lonato del Garda and one of the most precious.Reconstructed in the XII century upon an old church that probably dated...

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FORNACI ROMANE

On the south of Lonato, along the Castiglione road, lies the site of Fornace dei Gorghi, where six Roman kilns have recently been discovered. One of these, with a circular layout, restored and brought to a museum is made up of a combustion chamber...

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