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SANTI MARTIRI FERMO AND RUSTICO PARISH CHURCH

Via Papa Giovanni XXIII,
Description
Dedicated to the martyr saints Fermo and Rustico, the church has ancient origins, before 1000 AD, as witnessed by the Lombard parchments kept in Piacenza's Cathedral. According to them, in the 9th century Carpaneto was Episcopal Court. Though the church is not artistically valuable, it contains some frescoes dating back to the 16th century. The paintings in the central nave, representing the lives of the patron saints, belong to Bibiena's school,and date back to the end of 1600, while the frescoes in the Rosary Virgin Chapel date back to the 18th century.It has been recently restored.
Telephone
+39.0523.859200
Weekday
From 08.00 am to 7.00 pm
Holiday time
From 08.00 am to 7.00 pm
Opening times
All the year round
Entrance fee
Free entrance
How to get there
Right in the town centre, parking nearby and opposite the church.
Disabled access
accessible
Information Office
Last update
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
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