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Trescore Balneario

Trescore Balneario
Comune
Comune di Trescore Balneario
Villa Terzi.
Villa Terzi.
Coat of arms of Trescore Balneario
Coat of arms
Trescore Balneario is located in Italy
Trescore Balneario
Trescore Balneario
Location of Trescore Balneario in Italy
Coordinates:
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province Bergamo (BG)
Frazioni Redona
Government
 • Mayor Alberto Finazzi
Area
 • Total 13.31 km2 (5.14 sq mi)
Elevation 271 m (889 ft)
Population (30 December 2007)[1]
 • Total 9,205
 • Density 690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Trescoresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24069
Dialing code 035
Patron saint Saint Peter and Saint Paul
Saint day June 29
Website Official website

Trescore Balneario is a town and comune in the Province of Bergamo, Lombardy, northern Italy.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Main sights 2
  • Twin towns 3
  • References 4

History

The city itself is mentioned for the first time in 996 AD.

The area was however known since ancient Roman times for its thermal baths, which were enhanced by Bartolomeo Colleoni and are still active: Balneario means in fact "of the baths" in Italian.

Main sights

Also in the nearby is the Villa Terzi, a notable example of northern Italy 18th century residence.

Twin towns

References

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



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