Cesena

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Cesena
Comune
Comune di Cesena
Cesena is located in Italy
Cesena
Location of Cesena in Italy
Coordinates: 12°14′00″N 44°08′00″E / 12.2333°N 44.1333°E / 12.2333; 44.1333Coordinates: 12°14′00″N 44°08′00″E / 12.2333°N 44.1333°E / 12.2333; 44.1333
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Forlì-Cesena (FC)
Government
 • Mayor Paolo Lucchi
Area
 • Total 249 km2 (96 sq mi)
Elevation 44 m (144 ft)
Population
 • Total 95.621
 • Density 0.3840/km2 (0.9946/sq mi)
Demonym Cesenati
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 47023
Dialing code 0547
Patron saint San Giovanni Battista
Saint day 24 giugno

Cesena is a city in the region of Emilia-Romagna in Italy. It is the capital of the Province of Forlì-Cesena. About 95,000 people live in Cesena.

Main sights[change | edit source]

Cesena's monuments include:

  • the Rocca Malatestiana (castle).
  • the Biblioteca Malatestiana, the first public library in Italy.
  • the Cathedral (completed in 1500).
  • The Pinacoteca Comunale is housed in what was once a Benedictine monastery.
  • The Galleria dei dipinti antichi della Cassa di Risparmio di Cesena
  • The Abbey of Madonna del Monte
  • The Masini's Fountain
  • The Alessandro Bonci's Theater

Economy[change | edit source]

Cesena's industry centers on agriculture, handicrafts, and tourism.

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