Comune di Brescia tourism website: useful information about what to see and where to go.

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Tags : Pier Maria Bagnadore

Brescia,The old Monte di Pietà

The south side of the square is occupied by the buildings of the old Monte di Pietà (1484 - 1489) and the new Monte di Pietà (1596 - 1600).

The Queriniana Library and the Bishop's Palace

The Queriniana library was founded in 1747 and opened to the public by Cardinal Angelo Maria Querini, formerly librarian at the Vatican library, well known for his bibliophily.

Piazza del Mercato
This square has been the site of a market since 1428, when the small business activities of the area were grouped together there.
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