Brignano Gera d'Adda

Brignano Gera d'Adda
Comune di Brignano Gera d'Adda

Palazzo Vecchio.

Coat of arms
Brignano Gera d'Adda

Location of Brignano Gera d'Adda in Italy

Coordinates: 45°32′N 9°38′E / 45.533°N 9.633°E / 45.533; 9.633Coordinates: 45°32′N 9°38′E / 45.533°N 9.633°E / 45.533; 9.633
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Bergamo (BG)
  Mayor Valerio Moro
  Total 11.8 km2 (4.6 sq mi)
Elevation 131 m (430 ft)
Population (30 November 2008)[1]
  Total 5,670
  Density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Brignanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 24053
Dialing code 0363
Patron saint Francis of Assisi
Saint day First Sunday in October and the successive Monday
Website Official website
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Brignano Gera d'Adda is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Bergamo in the Italian region of Lombardy, located about 35 kilometres (22 mi) east of Milan and about 20 kilometres (12 mi) south of Bergamo.

Main sights

The main attraction is the Palazzo Visconti, divided into a Palazzo Vecchio ("Old Palace") and a Palazzo Nuovo ("New Palace"). Originally a defensive castle known from the 10th century, it was rebuilt in the 13th to 17th centuries; it houses frescoes from the Galliari brothers, Mattia Bortoloni and Alessandro Magnasco.

The church of Sant'Andrea dates to the 11th century. It has a 15th-century entrance portico.


  1. All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

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