Gubbio, Tournament of Quarters

Tournament of the Quarters of Gubbio
Torneo dei Quartieri di Gubbio
Gubbio, Perugia (Umbria region)

The Event

In the enchanting city of Gubbio, called the "city of silence", located in north-eastern of Umbria, in a mountainous area bordering with Le Marche region and rich in natural and artistic treasures (Roman Theatre and Mausoleum, Palazzo dei Consoli, Duomo, Palazzo Ducale, Basilica of Sant'Ubaldo), where history, culture and landscape coexist in harmony with historic medieval towns of extraordinary beauty and unspoilt nature, every year in August Piazza Grande, a medieval jewel and one of the most picturesque square in Italy, is hosting the "Torneo dei Quartieri", a shooting challenge among the town districts with the ancient Italian crossbow.

The contest is preceded and followed by historical parades passing through charming streets and squares, while in the previous days are planned themed medieval nights offering a cultural journey in the enchanting atmosphere of the Middle Ages, as well as historical dinners and remarkable exhibitions of the Gubbio flagwavers.

The Programme

Please contact the Organizers for confirmation and further details.

Info & Contact

Gubbio Town Council / Comune di Gubbio
Address: Piazza Grande, 9 – 06024 Gubbio (Perugia), Italy
Tel.: +39 (0)75 92371 – Fax: +39 (0)75 9275378

Società Balestrieri della Città di Gubbio
Address: Palazzo del Bargello - 06024 Gubbio (Perugia), Italy
Tel.: + 39 3381936048

Servizio Turistico Associato – IAT Gubbio
Ufficio Informazioni e Accoglienza Turistica del Comprensorio Eugubino-Alto Chiascio
Address: Via della Repubblica, 15 - 06024 Gubbio (Perugia), Italy
Tel.: +39 (0)75 9220693 – +39 (0)75 9220790 | Fax +39 (0)75 9273409

Associazione Maggio Eugubino
Address: Piazza Oderisi, 6 - 06024 Gubbio (Perugia), Italy
Tel.: +39 (0)75 9273912


Image: Umbria Turismo
Text sources: Società Balestrieri della Città di Gubbio, Gubbio Town Council, Wikipedia, Associazione Maggio Egubino.


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