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Discover 14 places to see in Cremona

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Archivio di Stato di Cremona

The State archives was established in Cremona with d.m. 21 nov. 1955, but only between 1958 and 1960 he began to gather the first funds. Thanks to the foresight of avv. Joseph Galvan, President of the province of Cremona, the province was able to set up the headquarters in via Palestro in granted by the municipality of Cremona.   over the years showed up the need for expansion and in 1979 the store moved to its present location on via Antica Porta dyeing, owned by the educational Institute Cremonese administered by Foundation "city of Cremona".


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CHAMBER HISTORICAL ARCHIVE

The historical archives of the Chamber of Commerce, which has a rich historical economic documentation from the 14th century to the 19th.
It also has an educational function and thanks to accurate Museum exhibition of ancient codes and other relics that testify the evolution of production and sales activities of the community, from medieval cremonese Universitas Mercatorum the unification of Italy.
Are part of the Chamber store also statutory codes and matricolari of ancient art Guilds and weight control tools, ancient coins and a rich collection of trademarks and insignias of the workshop of an


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Biblioteca Statale di Cremona

The Cremona State Library consists of two basic groups: Civic and Government.
The Government Library (named until 1860 Imperial Regia library), draws its origins from the library founded at the beginning of the 17th century by the Jesuits in the city of Cremona, within their College.

The Jesuits were called to Cremona by Bishop Cesare Speciano (1539-1607, pastor of the diocese since 1591), and devoted themselves especially to the education of youth, not neglecting however the pastoral activity. As an aid to studying and teaching began immediately to pick up library materials, material that you e


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Church of San Giuseppe in San Sigismondo

It is located on the outskirts of Cremona and represents one of the most beautiful churches in the city.
The Church has a single nave with side chapels, was frescoed from 1535 and represents one of the most important 16th-century Mannerist decorative complexes of Northern Italy.
Nice but inhabited by cloister nuns and therefore rarely visited.


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Duomo

The Cathedral of santa Maria Assunta is the principal Catholic place of worship in the city of Cremona.
The Cathedral is a vast Roman temple continually readjusted with Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque elements. Inside it preserves significant masterpieces of sculpture and painting, including the tomb of St. John and Martha and their children Audiface and Abaco, originating in Persia, martyred in Rome, called the "Ark of the Persian martyrs".
The complex also includes the baptistery and Torrazzo.


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Archaeological Museum

The new Archaeological Museum is located in St. Lorenzo's basilical church and in the annexed Meli chapel, dating back to the 15th century. It displays what is considered the core of the Cremona archaeological collection: through the findings discovered since the 19th century up to the recent excavation in piazza Marconi, it allows to reconstruct the image of the town founded by the Romans in 218 b.C., the first one northern than the Po river. The museum building is Romanesque and it rises from the ruins of a previous church (10th century), in the site once occupied by a late Republ


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Museo Civico di Storia Naturale

The Natural History Museum is situated inside a park with local botanical specimens, varied wildlife and a small "lake" which is becoming a natural habitat. The museum was bequeathed by Ala Ponzone and is particularly interesting as Giuseppe Sigismondo (1761-1842) was also a naturalist. Other donated collections, above all from local naturalists, were added. The suggested itinerary is in sections, one historical, a systematic passage through the individual disciplines of mineralogy, palaeontology and zoology and at last a perusal of the local area. The surroundings, natural and urba


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Museo del Violino

The Museum collects information about violin violins, the master Luthiers, classical school of Cremona, Stradivari exhibits, educational workshops and studies on the subject.


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