Schio welcomes you with a landscape made of green hills and an anphitheatre formed by the peaks of Piccole Dolomiti. Schio displays interesting evidence of its Industrial Archeology, still visible today and linked mainly to the manufacturing and social activities of the Rossi family. Do not miss unique buildings like Fabbrica Alta, Lanificio Conte, Giardino Jacquard, "Omo" monument, which represent some of the elements that gave the town the famous nickname of "little Manchester", due to its significant textile production.
In addition to these historical buildings, along the town's streets you will also find many historical palaces, the working-class neighbourhood, the Civic Theatre, the St Peter Cathedral, the St Bakhita Church, the St Francesco Church.
At present Schio is a modern town and it offers many cultural, promotional and social initiatives.
Industrial Archeology, a historical and artistic herritage surrounded by hilly landscapes and an anphitheatre formed by mountains.View all
The World of Miniature Trains - Tourists from Alto Vicentino
The museum is constituted by Prefect Aligi Razzoli's collection (a...
Duomo of St. Peter
The Duomo of St. Peter, as it appears today, is...
Chiesa di San Francesco
The Church of Saint Francis, with its elegant bell tower,...
Palazzo da Schio
Named after Almerico da Schio, academic, scientist, and pioneer of...
A combination of nature and history set amongst the first...
Palazzo Garbin was built in 1799 by architect Carlo Barrera...
In 1877, Francesco Rossi, son of Alessandro, commissioned architect Antonio...
Biblioteca Civica Renato Bortoli ex Ospedale Baratto
The building, which was born as a hospital, hosted the...
Palazzo dei Canarini
The Palazzo dei Canarini (Canary Palace) is situated in the...
Villa Rosa Granotto
Built by the Rosa family as a farmhouse between 1690...
Cuorum Caffè e Vineria
Il Falcetto d'Oro
Bar - Fumetteria
Villaggio San Gaetano
Casa per ferie
Bar Al Castello
An useful inswtrumento to check all the events and initiatives taking place around the town.View all