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Animated Nativity scene in Cervia Cathedral

Animated Nativity scene in Cervia Cathedral

Fifty clay figures animated through houndreds of mechanisms

Presepe animato Cattedrale Cervia, foto Davide Forti

Fifty hand-made and hand-decorated clay figures, dressed in period costumes and animated through hundreds of small mechanisms, all set in a hand-made landscape. It took 20 years to complete this work, which every year is enriched by some new details.


from 8th December 2023 to 7th January 2024


from 8.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m., not working during the liturgical celebrations


Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral

Cervia - Piazza Garibaldi



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