GUIDED TOURS TO THE
TORRE DE' PICENARDI MONUMENTS
The territory of Torre de' Picenardi is rich in ancient monuments and works of art, despite being a small town there are two castles and three churches close to each other as well as various testimonies of its history scattered throughout the area.
For all the main monuments, the Tourist Board ("Pro Loco") organises and manages a service of guided tours:
VILLA SOMMI PICENARDI
ancient and sumptuous residence of the Marquises Sommi Picenardi built between the XVI and
XVIII centuries, the villa is surrounded by a large park with century-old trees.
You can visit the courtyards, the boardrooms, chapel and the large park.
Guided tours, for groups of at least 25 people and to be booked in advance, will begin on Sunday 30 March and end on Saturday 1 November 2014.
Cost of guided tour € 5,00 Euro per person;
Children up to 12 years of age, elderly visitors over 65 years of age and students €
SAN LORENZO CASTLE
With its great façade in medieval style, the castle stands in the homonym fraction
of S. Lorenzo; for centuries it was the property of Earls Crotti Calciati. The ancient residence preserves,
in its inside, angles and rich evocative views.
You can visit the apartments and the boardrooms on the ground floor, the courtyards, the cellars, the chapel and the gardens.
Guided tours will begin on Sunday 30 March and end on Saturday 1 November 2014. Some rooms may be in use by the restaurant; in this case, the route of the tour will be modified accordingly;
Guided tour times:
Saturday afternoons 3.30 and 4.30 pm;
Sundays and public holidays: 10.30 am - 3.00 pm - 4.00 - 5.00 pm;
weekdays with advance booking only.
Cost of guided tour 6.00 Euro per person;
Children up to 12 years of age, elderly visitors over 65 years of age and students 4.00 Euro;
Groups of at least 25 people 5,00 Euro per person.