The Civica Pinacoteca il Guercino in Cento has finally reopened its doors, 11 years after an earthquake struck the Emilia Romagna region in 2012, with a completely renovated look.

The museum offers the public a varied collection of paintings, sculptures, graphics, frescoes and the largest concentration of works by artist Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, known as Guercino, and his workshop.


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Opening hours

Fridays: 10-13:30, 15-18,
Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 10-18

Last admission 30 minutes before closing.


Obsessed Research
Federico Balboni's works dialogue with the territory and artistic traditions of Cento.

Opening on Saturday, April 20 at 16:30.

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Discovering Cento
Rising between the Reno and Panaro rivers, the Cento area blends into a unique landscape.

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Cultural container of the city of Cento

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