Castelnuovo Rangone

Castelnuovo Rangone

Castelnuovo Rangone - MO - 41051

URL: http://www.comune.castelnuovo-rangone.mo.it/index.htm

 

maialino.jpg Castelnuovo Rangone is one of the most important european district for the meat production. This primacy is symbolized by the monument to the pork, in the town square and by the festival of "The biggest zampone", that takes place every year during the second week of December.

ParcoarcheologicodiMontale.jpgNext year (Spring 2004), in the surroundings of Castelnuovo, you can visit the Montale Archaelogical Park dedicated to the Terramara, the Bronze Age villages that sprang up in Emilia and in the central region of the Po valley around the middle of the second millenium B.C. The Archaelogical Park (25.000 m2) comprises an archaelogical area and an open-air museum.


Castelnuovo is member of the association Strada dei vini e dei sapori "Città Castelli e Ciliegi"

Information
IAT Tourist Office Terre di Castelli
c/o Villa Comunale Fabriani,Via Roncati, 28 - 41057 Spilamberto
Tel. +39 059.78.12.70 - Fax. +39 059.78.12.86; Web, E-mail
Opening time: Tuesdays to Sundays 09,30-13,00/15,00-19,00

Altitude
sea level

Inhabitants
14.728 (last update 2014)

How to get there
By car: from Modena take S.S.12 Abetone-Brennero, named Nuova Estense, in the direction Montale-Serramazzoni. Then take on the left S.P.17 in the direction Castelvetro.
By bus: from Modena's bus station take extra-urban bus, direction Castelnuovo Rangone.

PUBLIC SERVICES
- Emergency medical service of Modena - tel. 059/782732
From Mondays to Saturdays 20.00-8.00, and from Saturadys 10,00-08.00 of Mondays, including midweek holydays
- Hospital
of Vignola  ,Via Papa S.S. Giovanni Paolo II, VIGNOLA, tel.059/777811.
- First aid 118.
- M
unicipal Police Polizia Municipale: Via Turati 10 - tel. 059/535132
- Fire departement (the station is in Vignola): tel. 059/764222
- Emergency 115