THE ESTATE of Sant’Apollonio
Type: Parks and green areas
Town: CASTEL GOFFREDO
The garden park of 70.000 square meters, provided with a didactic trail, is cultivated forest-like with native vegetation of the Po zone, with a damp area where you can observe birds, mammals, insects, amphibians and reptiles. There is also an orchard with old varieties of fruit trees, a rose garden with English, Chinese and berry roses and a medicinal plants garden. The estate also houses an ethnological museum dedicated to Brazilian Indians Krahô and indigenous people Kanaka of Papua New Guinea, a naturalist library and a multimedia hall for research on nature, flora and fauna.
It is located just 1.5 km from the centre of Castel Goffredo, and is open from April to October.
To book: tel 0376 781314, fax 0376 772672
Cost: € 13.00 (in favor of the international solidarity project Fondazione Senza Frontiere – NPO)