Viscontea Tower is one of the old rests of the fortified village and it is still visible in Lecco. Walk in Lecco downtown and discover it!
Category: Town of Lecco
20 May 2019Maria Sacchi
The bell tower of Basilica San Nicolò in Lecco overlooks the city and lake Como thanks to its 96 meters and represents a symbol of Lecco.
6 November 2018Maria Sacchi
Local and International contemporary art at the Palace of Fears in Lecco, hosting a section of photography and graphics too.
16 June 2018Maria Sacchi
Neoclassic style by Bovara for the basilica of Lecco, with its bell tower standing out against the town.
6 March 2018Maria Sacchi
Visconti, Sforza, Spanish, French and Austrian dominations. Risorgimento and Italy’s unification.
27 December 2017Maria Sacchi
Saint Nicholas is the patron saint of Lecco. We celebrate him on 6th December and on that day all children receive great red apples to celebrate him.
28 November 2017Maria Sacchi
Visit the monument to Antonio Stoppani, father of the Italian Geology directly on Lecco waterfront, with Resegone on the background.
Piazza XX Settembre in the old town center of Lecco. Here you may visit the Viscontea Tower, Palazzo della Paure and see where Stoppani was born.
Enjoy the lakefront of Lecco and the great views of Lake Como. There's a particular point to admire the sunset. On the way some sites of interests.
Monument to Mario Cermenati in Lecco. In the square overlooking the lake Lecco we see the marble statue of the cofounder of the Civic Museums of Lecco.
6 April 2017Maria Sacchi
Summer residence and inspiration source for Manzoni to write The Betrothed. Villa Manzoni now is a house museum.
4 April 2017Maria Sacchi
Discover more about the monument to Alessandro Manzoni in Lecco, the famous writer of the Italian literature masterpiece: The Betrothed.
25 February 2017Maria Sacchi