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The 400 years of Ghiara Church

Guided tours on the occasion of the Celebrations of the Four Hundred years from the transfer of the miraculous image of Ghiara Virgin Mary, corso Garibaldi 44.

April-December 2019

Reggio Emilia

List of the main events:

Presentation of the restoration of the holy vestments
September 5: Ghiara Museum - 9.00 p.m. The holy vestments of Ghiara Church, display with guided tour.

Ghiara rediscovery: restorations dated 1996
November 29: Conference Hall, corso Garibaldi 44. With Mauro Severi and Massimo Mussini.

In vestibus variegatis
November 30: Diocesan Museum, via Vittorio Veneto 6 - 6.00 p.m. Inauguration of the exhibition of holy vestments from the XVI century to the contemporary age.

Quem genuit adoravit
December 7: Civic Museum, via Spallanzani 1 - 4.00 p.m. Inauguration of the exhibition of images of the Ghiara Virgin Mary in the early XVII century.

The holy vestments of Ghiara Church
Exhibition of precious ancient liturgical vestments.
In Ghiara Museum.


September 6-8 and weekends until October 6, 2019. Opening hours: 10.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. and 4.00 - 7.00 p.m.

Free guided tours of Ghiara Museum and Church
Free guided tours, at 3.00 p.m., accompanied by a guide made available by Fabbriceria della Ghiara. Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes. Meeting on the churchyard at 2.50 p.m. on the following days:

September 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29, 2019.
Compulsory reservation at the Tourist Office: Tuesday-Saturday 9.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 - 6.00 p.m.; Sunday 9.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.
📞 0039 0522 451152.

How to visit the restored fresco in the Prefecture Palace
Following the inauguration of the restored fresco depicting the Ghiara Virgin Mary, that took place September 7, 2019, it will be possible to see the fresco in the Prefecture Palace (former Ducal Palace), corso Garibaldi 59, every Saturday morning from 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. upon agreements (phone 0039.0522.458711).


Ghiara Church

Corso Garibaldi, 44 42121 Reggio Emilia

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