Chiaravalle Abbey, Fidenza Duomo, Vigoleno Castle & Lunch!
Meet the Realistic, Humanistic Art of Antelami & His School Created a Century Before Giotto.
|A Fidenza Duomo Capital: Elizabeth, Two Virgins of the Temple, the High Priest.|
Chiaravalle della Colomba A Cistercian Monastery founded by St. Bernard himself in 1135 AD. The large church is Romanesque-Gothic with a notable cloister.
Fidenza Historic town on the Roman Via Emilia and the medieval Via Francigena. It has an important formative Cathedral with narrative statuary from the 1100's.