Parish Church of Saints Faustino and Giovita


It is found in the tall part of the country. The Church has a portal in sandstone of Sarnico and columns binate with Corinthian capitals. Two niches set on the principal façade entertain the marmoreal statues of the Saints Faustino and Giovita.

The inside is to an only aisle with time to barrel in form of open gallery with abundance of friezes, flowers, children and capital.

The panels that the ceiling are of Mauro della Rovere the said the Fiamminghino.

The most greater altar is bent in marbles polychrome; that the turned pour the people and the lectern they are of the sculptor of Bienno Giacomo Ercoli.

The great shovel of the altar is of the Venetian Giovan Battista Pittoni (1687-1767) and represents the martyrdom of the SS. Faustino and Giovita.

The beautiful railings in beaten iron are work of artists of Bienno.

In the second part of the aisle they are situated to the left the organ and the choir to the right with a fresco of the Fiamminghino.

The true authentic part is of the brother Antegnati of the 1600 it is only the central part.

Directions: Via Re, 35, Bienno (Bs)