Nature, museums, cultural itineraries, events and trivia. Gemona, the best starting point for experiences of all kinds.
Nature, sports and activities
Trekking is much more than a stroll along a nature trail in Gemona!find out more
Gemona del Friuli is a true hub of cycling in the province of Udine, located right at the crossroads of the main cycling routes in the region of Friuli Venezia Giuliafind out more
For fans of the water and the outdoors, combining a hobby with relaxation.find out more
Gemona has adventure sports to offer, too! paragliding is practiced here, with a flying school, special events and two-seater sight-seeing flights from mount Cuarnanfind out more
The colossal statue of San Cristoforo (Saint Christopher)
In Gemona a colossal statue of San Cristoforo, the tallest in the world in medieval style.
A spectacular rose window
The wonderful interlocking game of the rose window of the Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta in Gemona is the work of the master Buzeta.
Dante’s Bell is the most ancient testimony of Dante in Friuli Venezia Giulia: it shows the first Dante’s tercet of the very sweet prece to the Virgin.
A unique sanctuary in the world
The Sanctuary of Saint Anthony of Padua in Gemona del Friuli is the world’s oldest church dedicated to Saint Anthony.
Troi dai Cincent – Ring walk of Mount Glemine
Unique rocks, breath-taking views and the Petri River
- start: Gemona, 270m – CAI 716
- length: 6Km
- altitude difference: 500m
- duration: 3h 00m
Museums, Churches and
In the historic centre of Gemona, up against the cliffs of Mount Glemine, stands the Cathedral, one of the most important […]find out more
Pieve Museum and Gemona Cathedral Treasure, in the fourteenth-century rectory, preserves paintings, sculptures, and sacred vestments Opened in the early […]find out more
The castle is perched above the valley at the top of the hill, reached via the 150 steps of Salita dei […]find out more
Civic Museum of Palazzo Elti
The Civic Museum of Palazzo Elti contains paintings and sculptures of great artistic value covering centuries of history. It is located […]find out more
Sanctuary of Saint Anthony
The Sanctuary of Saint Anthony of Padua in Gemona del Friuli is the world’s oldest church dedicated to Saint Anthony. […]find out more
Church of Santa Maria di Fossale
Near Gemona Cathedral, on Via dei Conti, the street parallel to Via Bini, stands the Church of the Holy Name of […]find out more
The Film Library
The Film Library in Gemona contains a collection of films of inestimable value, at the disposal of students, researchers, historians […]find out more
Museo della Casa Madre
The congregation of the missionary nuns of the Sacred Heart was founded by Duchess Laura Leroux De Bauffremont and Franciscan friar […]find out more
San Michele fresco collection
The former church of San Michele, now home to the fresco collection The “Affrescoteca” containing the fresco collection of Gemona […]find out more