The tower of San Michele in Cervia

The tower of San Michele in Cervia

April 20, 2022

The tower of San Michele is located in the center of Cervia and was built around 1690 by order of Michelangelo Maffei to defend the city of Cervia .

Inside the tower there were all the services to make it self-sufficient: fireplaces, rainwater collector, showers, cesspools.
It was equipped with two cannons and a bell to announce the attacks of Turkish pirates.
he entrance to the building is on the first floor and was reached via a drawbridge. Above the entrance door there is a bas-relief depicting St. Michael the Archangel.

From 1981 to 2004 it was the seat of the municipal library and today it houses the tourist information office of Cervia and an exhibition of paintings by Giuseppe Palanti.
SEE ALL

Offers and Packages

NEWSLETTER
PLEASE LEAVE YOUR ADDRESS
WE WILL TREAT IT WITH CARE
You will receive a preview of all of our offers.
hotelbassetti en 3-en-324576-the-tower-of-san-michele-in-cervia 049 We are a big family AND WE WANT TO GIVE YOU SOME GREAT ADVICES ENTER THE HOTEL THROUGH THE BLOG

We love and welcome animals
Mela and Bacco are waiting for you!

Only good things

Love this place.

Love this place. This is our second stay at the Bassetti and will definitely be back again. The hotel is ver...[read more]
John Payne - 07-08-2017
SEE ALL
Pinarella - Viale San Marino, 6 48015 (Ra) - IT
Tel. +39 0544 987267 - Fax +39 0544/987276
P.Iva 02266160395 - Privacy Policy (Cookie preferences)

FOLLOW US   hotelbassetti en 3-en-324576-the-tower-of-san-michele-in-cervia 052
Credits TITANKA! Spa © 2017