Today, we have super fun facts about a fascinating country, Italy! Download and print our Italy facts coloring pages and enjoy a day of coloring and learning fun!
We put the most interesting facts about Italy in two printable pages, great for kids of all ages and adults wanting to learn about Italian history and Italian culture.
12 Interesting Italy Facts
Many of us know that the official language of Italy is Italian, a romance language and that one of the best things about the country is Italian food. But there’s so much more to learn about Italy! Whether you’re going to visit the country today or want to expand your knowledge of this country, we’ve got you covered!
- Italy is a country in Southern Europe with a long Mediterranean coastline. It borders Austria, France, San Marino, Slovenia, and Switzerland.
- The Italian Peninsula is a peninsula located in Southern Italy and San Marino, surrounded by the Mediterranian Sea.
- It is also bordered by the Adriatic Sea on the east coast, the Tyrrhenian Sea on the west, and the Ionian Sea to the South.
- The Trevi Fountain is a popular tourist attraction in the city of Rome, known for its stunning Baroque architecture.
- Vatican City, where you can find the Sistine Chapel, is the smallest country in the world, and it is located in Rome, Italy.
- Some people believe that the number 17 is bad luck in Italy. Some consider this is bad omen as it implies that death is just around the corner.
- The University of Bologna is the oldest university that is still working in the world, founded in 1088.
- Mont Blac, located on the border of Italy and France, is the highest mountain in the Alps.
- Mount Etna is one of the most active volcanoes in the world and is located in Sicily, Southern Italy.
- Italy has 55 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the historic center of Rome, the leaning tower of Pisa, and the Amalfi Coast.
SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR ITALY FACTS COLORING SHEETS
Italy Facts coloring pages are sized for standard letter printer paper dimensions – 8.5 x 11 inches.
- Something to color with favorite crayons, colored pencils, markers, paint, watercolors…
- The printable Italy facts coloring sheets template pdf — see button below to download & print.
This pdf file includes two coloring sheets loaded with Italy Facts that you don’t want to miss. Print as many sets as needed and give them to friends or family!
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