Thanks to our network of researchers, guides and tour operators we organize itineraries in Emilia-Romagna tailored to you.


With the support of specialized genealogists, we reconstruct, if necessary, your family tree, we identify the places linked to your family history, the home of your ancestors and, if the data permits, we trace relatives resident in Italy.

So we organize a personalized travel experience, which can last one day, and in this case the itinerary will touch the country of origin and the places that recall family memories, or several days, also including a series of activities that will allow you to delve into Italian culture with its traditions.

And of course we will assist you if you want to visit other tourist places during your stay in Italy. If you are in search of your roots and want to experience an exciting trip to Italy along the thread of your history, you are in the right place.

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GENEALOGY

Do you want to know your origins in Italy? Here's how to do it

Discover and reconstruct your family history with the help of Italy's expert genealogists. Fill out the form below and get a quote for a personalized genealogy consultation

YOUR HOME

Experience the wonder of discovering your roots

Start traveling towards your Roots, discover more about the territory you come from.

Start discovering your region immediately, immerse yourself in the traditions, thanks to the guide of the roots you will be able to begin the journey and get to know your land

MATERIALS

Learn more about the Emilia-Romagna region through the Roots guide

Learn more about the culture of your region, consult the guide.

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.1

Puglia, Basilicata, Abruzzo, Emilia-Romagna

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.2

Sicilia, Calabria, Molise, Lombardia

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.3

Marche, Veneto, Lazio, Sardegna

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.4

Trentino-Alto Adige, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Campania, Piemonte

Activities in Emilia-Romagna
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All the activities not to be missed

Every trip with us is a unique experience, tailor-made for you. Discover how many things you can do while rediscovering your origins.

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Events

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  • Casa Artusi: in Romagna in the land of Pellegrino Artusi
    28 June
    28 June
    Gastronomia

    Casa Artusi: in Romagna in the land of Pellegrino Artusi

    Annual

    With a strong vocation for building a national gastronomic and cultural identity, Pellegrino Artusi marks the history of cuisine, collecting home recipes, stories and anecdotes of Italy in the late 1800s and early 900s. Today the Casa Artusi Foundation proudly welcomes the legacy of this cultural heritage and is committed to promoting Italian home cuisine in its infinite variables, both in Italy and around the world, and invites us to enjoy an unforgettable day, immersed in the flavors and culinary traditions that have made our country famous.

    Forlimpopoli (FC)

  • Purple Night
    29 June
    30 June
    Recurrences

    Purple Night

    Unique event

    The Purple Night: throughout the evening and until late at night, the town is tinged with purple, the color of lavender, a plant symbol of an area specialized in the cultivation of medicinal herbs, in the month of its flowering.

    Casola Valsenio (RA)

  • 29 June
    29 June
    Theatre

    "La Turnàta" by and with Mario Perrotta – Nuove Esplosioni Val d'Arda Festival 4th ed

    Unique event

    The theatrical show "La Turnàta" by and with Mario Perrotta will be held on June 29, 2024 in Morfasso, in Piazza Inzani. The show is part of Nuove Esplosioni Val D'Arda Festival- IV ed., a theatrical festival conceived and organized by Sciara Progetti, with the support of the Piacenza Vigevano Foundation and with the municipalities of Fiorenzuola d'Arda, Vernasca, Morfasso, Alseno, Castell'arquato and Lugagnano d'Arda.

    Morfasso (PC)

  • 2nd Regional Day of Emilia-Romagna Emigration - Borgo Val di Taro
    29 June
    29 June
    Giornate mondiali

    2nd Regional Day of Emilia-Romagna Emigration - Borgo Val di Taro

    Annual

    On the occasion of the 2nd regional day of Emilia-Romagna emigration, two days of awareness-raising initiatives, conferences and meetings involving communities and schools will be held in the Parma Apennines

    Borgo Val di Taro (PR)

  • 2nd Regional Day of Emilia-Romagna Emigration - Compiano
    02 July
    02 July
    Giornate mondiali

    2nd Regional Day of Emilia-Romagna Emigration - Compiano

    Annual

    On the occasion of the 2nd regional day of Emilia-Romagna emigration, two days of awareness-raising initiatives, conferences and meetings involving communities and schools will be held in the Parma Apennines

    Compiano (PR)

  • 2nd Regional Day of Emilia-Romagna Emigration - Bardi
    02 July
    02 July
    Giornate mondiali

    2nd Regional Day of Emilia-Romagna Emigration - Bardi

    Annual

    On the occasion of the Regional Emigration Day, two days of awareness-raising initiatives, conferences and meetings involving communities and schools will be held in the Parma Apennines

    Bardi (PR)

ITINERARIES

An experience on the trail of the past

Discover the routes designed to reconnect you to your land

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CONVENTIONS

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2 July - Day of Emilia-Romagna in the world

Established in 2022 with the amendments to Regional Law no. 5/2015, the Day of Emilia-Romagna in the world aims to strengthen the identity of Emilia-Romagna people living abroad and strengthen relations with their land of origin. The date chosen is July 2, in memory of the tragedy of the ship Arandora Star sunk off the […]

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Second Edition of the Folco Quilici Award for Short Films Announced for 2024

The prestigious Folco Quilici Award for short films has announced its second edition, which will be held in 2024 during the International Film Festival. The event, organized by Cineclub Fedic Delta del Po in collaboration with various institutions and cultural bodies, will take place in the evocative locations of Comacchio and Ferrara. The competition will […]

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Italea: the journey to the roots arrives at Casa Artusi

Casa Artusi, a centre of gastronomic culture dedicated to Italian domestic cuisine, welcomes Italea Emilia-Romagna for a visit experience on the theme of the “journey to the roots”. It will do so next Friday, June 28 from 5 p.m., with the meeting with the roots tourism promotion program launched by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs […]

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