OP - Viaggiare nell’Oglio Po
   |    Local action group Oglio Po water lands


The Great Families (Gonzaga, Canossa, Castiglioni ...) made Oglio Po a land of great Italian courts. Sabbioneta, the ideal city of Vespasiano Gonzaga, is a prime example, but the entire Oglio Po bears traces of this heritage: arcades, defensive walls, courtyards and the summer residences of magnificent princes... Magnificent also is the Court, owned by the Castiglioni family from the fifteenth century until present times, open for visiting at Casatico (a district of Marcaria).

The Canossa
The family has always been associated with the name of Matilda, one of the most important women in... Leggi

The Castiglioni
The Castiglioni
The family Castiglione (or Castiglioni) is an ancient noble Lombard family. A branch of the family... Leggi

The Gonzaga
The Gonzaga
The Gonzaga dynasty left its trace over three centuries of history in this area, everywhere leaving... Leggi