Category: Town of Lecco
Neoclassic style by Bovara for the basilica of Lecco, with its bell tower standing out against the town.
Visconti, Sforza, Spanish, French and Austrian dominations. Risorgimento and Italy’s unification.
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.
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.
Local and International contemporary art at the Palace of Fears in Lecco, hosting a section of photography and graphics too.
Discover more about the monument to Alessandro Manzoni in Lecco, the famous writer of the Italian literature masterpiece: The Betrothed.
Every evening at 7pm bell tower’s tolls to honour the fallen of First World War.