Where: Località Le Budrie - 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto (BO)
In the village of Le Budrie, at 7 kms from San Giovanni in Persiceto, it is worth visiting the imposing structure of the Villa Caprara.
Built near the banks of the Samoggia, the villa was a grand country residence of the powerful noble family. By order of count Nicolò Caprara (1605-1724), the Villa was extensively renoveted and embellished with "stucco" in the 18th century. Underwent changes in ownership among different noble families (Bentivoglio, De Ferrari, Montpensier-Orléans).
The villa has belonged to the Earls Orsi Mangelli since 1922, becoming one of the Europe's most famous trotter-breeding.
For further details, please visit www.scuderiaom.com/eng/
This villa can be seen only from the outside.
URP (Public Relations Office)
Corso Italia, 78/a - 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto (BO)
Opening times: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 8:30am – 1:30pm Tuesday and Thursday 8:30am – 6:30pm
Summer opening times: Monday to Saturday 8:30am – 1pm
Tel. 0039 051 6812708 – Toll free number 800069678
Fax 0039 051 825024
San Matteo della Decima URP Municipal Centre,
Via Cento 158/a
Tel. 0039 051 6812057
Last update: 22-07-2019