April 2020

Updates April 2020



8.30 a.m. – 9.30 p.m.

Organized by FEshion Events & Area 55


This is a free event for everyone to enjoy, safe at home. Lots of gyms are adhering to this fitness event and are offering a variety of courses such as yoga, Pilates, Total Body, Pump etc. live on Streaming. To take part, go on-line to this address today: feshioneventi/fit4loveand click on the word ‘Inscriviti’ at the bottom of the page to enroll. Fill in your details then they will send you a list of activities which are taking place.


They also invite you to make a donation to Ferrara’s local hospital Sant’ Anna. This money will go towards helping with equipment and support for our hospital to deal with the Coronavirus situation.


‘Testaperaria’ Children’s Book Shop – Home Delivery

Via De’ Romei 19

0532 202823

The bookshop, like all other shops in Ferrara, is closed but in the meanwhile they are offering a home delivery service, twice a week, to those of you who are in need of a good book for company. This service doesn’t involve any delivery company but is run completely by themselves. If you are interested in buying a particular book or would like to browse the list of books which they have at the bookshop for you to purchase, write an email to info@testaperaria.it

You can continue to follow ‘Testaperaria’ on their website.


Casa Niccolini Library for kids 

This children’s library would like to invite you to:

‘Albero delle Storie’


Copy this link to watch and listen to stories read by Teresa Fregola:

‘Pillole di Luna’



She hopes to meet you soon at the library, maybe in the summer, to read other stories together.


You can continue to follow this library on it Facebook page: Casa Niccolini biblioteca per ragazzi


Update – Places of Interest in Ferrara

Historical buildings, museums and art galleries continue to be closed until 3rdMay.


Update – Il Palio –Historical Medieval Games

The Palio, a famous historical event, has been postponed from May to 19th& 26thSeptember.


SUPERMARKETS – opening times



 Monday – Saturday: 8.30 a.m. – 7 p.m.

 Sunday: 8.30 a.m. – 3 p.m.



Monday – Saturday: 8.30 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Sunday: 8.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.



Monday – Saturday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Sunday: closed


Eurospin(Porta Catena)

Monday: closed

Tuesday – Saturday: 8 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Sunday: closed


Eurospin (Via Padova)

Monday: closed

Tuesday – Saturday: 8.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Sunday: closed


Ipercoop Le Mura(supermarket, Coop pet shop and Coop pharmacy only)

Monday – Saturday: 8.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Closed on Sunday


Ipercoop Il Castello(supermarket only)

Monday – Saturday: 8.30 a.m. – 9.30 p.m.

Sunday: 9 a.m. – 8.30 p.m.


Lloyds Pharmacy(inside the Castello shopping centre, next to the entrance):

Monday – Saturday: 8.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m.


All shop opening timescan be verified on this very useful website:


Type in your area and ‘categoria’ – so which type of shop you are looking for (pharmacy, groceries, DIY, pet shops etc…) and it will tell you which ones are open in your area!



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