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Crespi d'Adda

| Crespi d'Adda, 24042, Capriate San Gervasio, Italy
+39 02 9093 9988
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Small group tourin Lombardia

Excellent place to see. Symbol of a paternalistic approach to labor force. Well preserved and kept... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Zeynep K
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Ankara, Turkey
Wonderful place!!!

The place is simply spectacular and is one of the emblems of the enlightened entrepreneurs from... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Fabio P
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Company town built at the end of Eighteenth Century and still inhabited. It was welcomed in UNESCO World Heritage List in 1995. Guided tours, walking routes, bike rental service and other special offers are waiting for you!
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  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
4 Oct 2016
“UNESCO village”
10 May 2017
“Small group tourin Lombardia”
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| Crespi d'Adda, 24042, Capriate San Gervasio, Italy
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Excellent place to see. Symbol of a paternalistic approach to labor force. Well preserved and kept. Eerie cemetery.

Thank Zeynep K
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The place is simply spectacular and is one of the emblems of the enlightened entrepreneurs from Lombardy. It is a great example of Liberty architecture where one textile factory and worker's facilities are designed together in a social-economic experiment. I booked a guided tour at...More

Thank Fabio P
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This place is quite interesting since whole village was built for the factory workers. The factory itself is huge with nice clock tower but you can get inside just twice a day (guided tour). I really enjoyed walking round the village - the houses are...More

Thank Marybee_DD
Reviewed 11 February 2016

For the textile lower, this is a target that you cannot lose. it was a big factory producing texxtile, with weaving and demin process. It is completly restored and very interesting to visit.

Thank FrancescoDallolio
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Walk around the city look like to be inside a movie. The houses are exactly the same, at the same position, the same form, everything the same, it's impressive.

Thank flavinhapm
Reviewed 16 January 2016

This was a silk factory and the owner has build this colony for his employees. very beautiful & nice

Thank Rohit P
crespidadda, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Crespi d'Adda, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Thank you Rohit P! We look forward to welcoming you again in Crespi d'Adda!

Reviewed 29 November 2015

We visited the village in the early Saturday morning, so there were no other tourists or visitors, just locals going about their morning routine. The village is beautiful with lots of industrial buildings from an old age, when they were actually made to look beautiful...More

Thank Tinde_K
crespidadda, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Crespi d'Adda, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Thank you Tina K! We look forward to welcoming you in Crespi d'Adda again!

Reviewed 28 August 2015

Fascinating UNESCO world heritage site, great town for walking and educational excursion. Original worker housing with current residents living there today, try not to gawk at this beautiful neighborhood. Lovely cemetery just outside of center worth a visit.

Thank kzbk
crespidadda, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Crespi d'Adda, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2015

Thanky you for your kind opinion! See you again in Crespi d'Adda in the very next future!

Reviewed 18 July 2015

You might not know it, but about 40 km from Milan there is a UNESCO world heritage village. This village is an unspoilt example of architectural history that goes back to the dawning of the industrial civilization. Crespi D'Adda was created to house the workers...More

Thank Moira R
crespidadda, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Crespi d'Adda, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2015

Hi Moira R! Thank you for your kind opinion!! We look forward to welcoming you again!! Greetings from Crespi d'Adda!

Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

You should visit this UNESCO heritage site with a guide or at least learn the story before you go there. Otherwise you'll be disappointed. The castle and the big old factory (which is the reason why this city is built) is closed. We've been told...More

Thank Serter Koray H
crespidadda, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Crespi d'Adda, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2015

Dear Serter Ko, thank you for your kindness!!!! See you again in Crespi d'Adda!

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