Guidotti Castle

Of interest is the small courtyard, where moats, walls, and details of the ancient small fort dating from the era of Matilda, Countess of Canossa can be made out.
via Matteotti, 2

42042 Fabbrico

This residence was bestowed upon the Guidotti family (merchants and important silk manufacturers) by the House of Este in 1676. It incorporates part of the ancient castle of Matilda, Countess of Canossa (Castellum de Farvige cum plebe – from a document belonging to Federico Barbarossa, 1160).

E-mail
biblioteca@comune.fabbrico.re.it

 

How to get there:

From the Motorway:
1. A22 Brennero Motorway, Rolo-Reggiolo exit
2. A1 “del sole” Motorway, at Modena Nord, take the connection with the A22 Brennero Motorway, and then the Rolo-Reggiolo exit.
Train: Verona-Modena line, the Rolo-Novi-Fabbrico station
On the right of the church

Telephone
0039/0522/751923 - Municipal Library