Religious celebrations

Living and artistic nativity scenes in the Perugia area

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Corciano, Deruta, Perugia
01 December 2018-06 January 2019 
Tourist information and welcome office
Piazza Matteotti, 18 - Loggia dei Lanari - 06121 Perugia

The Nativity scene in Piazza Grande
When: from 8th December to 6th January – from 4.30 to 6 pm
Where: Perugia - Logge di Braccio, Piazza IV Novembre


The Way of the Nativity Scenes
When: from 8th December to 6th January – from 3.30 to 7 p.m.
Where: Perugia - Borgo Sant'Antonio / Porta Pesa
More cribs will be located along Corso Bersaglieri. The route will start from an info point, where it will be possible to request the map of the street. You will be able to visit, among others, the “Town of Perugia” Monumental Crib (54, Corso Bersaglieri), with the most significant views and monuments of the Umbrian main town, the traditional Neapolitan crib (98, Corso Bersaglieri), the "Arab" crib (Piazzetta del porcellino), the largest animated Crib in the province (Church of Sant'Antonio Abate, Corso Bersaglieri), the crib of Porta Pesa (44, Corso Bersaglieri) and the Stone Crib (highlight of 2018) at the Garden of ENEL. Other cribs will be located in the most characteristic places of the Village.


Nativity scene in the niche
When: inauguration on 8th December between 11 am and 12 pm
Where: Perugia - Church of Santo Stefano, external niche, Via dei Priori


➡ Nativity scene and more...Perugia
: from 25th December to 6th January – from 9.30 am to 7 pm
Where: Castel del Piano, spaces below the Church of San Pio from Pietralcina
Permanent polyscenic artistic nativity scene of 180 square meters. made entirely by hand. 
Weekdays: from 3.30 to 6 pm / on public holidays: from 9.30 to 11 am/ from 3 to 7 pm


Under the Comet Star
When: from 8th December to 6th January – from 9.30 am to 7 pm
Where: Collestrada, Cantinone nel Borgo Medievale
9th edition of the crib. 
On weekdays from 27/12 to 4/01 from 5 to 7 pm
On days before holidays: from 3.30 to 7 pm
On public holidays: from 9.30 to 11.30 am/from 3.30 to 7 pm


Nativity scene of Corciano
: from 8th December to 6th January
Where: Corciano
Corciano is going to stage the mystery of the Child Jesus' Birth and for those who will pass through its alleys and squares inside the ancient castle it will be like living the enchantment of that mystery.


Living Nativity scene of Deruta
: 26/29/30 December 2018 and 6 January 2019
Where: Deruta




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