Sabbioneta
The Essential
Interesting
This "new town" was built from 1538 onwards by Vespasiano Gonzaga (1531-91), a general in the service of Philip II of Spain. It was constructed inside hexagonal walls and according to a star plan, and is considered a jewel of Italian Mannerism.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Sabbioneta

Olympic Theatre (Teatro Olimpico)
Olympic Theatre (Teatro Olimpico)
This is by Vincenzo Scamozzi (1552-1616)
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Sabbioneta Ducal Palace
Sabbioneta Ducal Palace
The palace is decorated with rich
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Sabbioneta's Museum of Sacred Art
Sabbioneta's Museum of Sacred Art
The Museum of Holy Art exhibits the
Sabbioneta Synagogue
Sabbioneta Synagogue
Built in the 19C, it bears witness to
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Palazzo Giardino
Palazzo Giardino
This palace was intended for parties and
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Church of the Incoronata (Chiesa dell' Incoronata)
Church of the Incoronata (Chiesa dell' Incoronata)
This church has an octagonal plan and is
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