The city was founded August 3, 1158 by Federico Barbarossa, it is an important traffic hub and industrial center in the fields of cosmetics, crafts and dairy production. It is also the reference point of a mainly voted to agriculture and livestock. Also they developed activities related to the tertiary sector; from two thousand years, in particular, it is booming tourism.
Lodi is part of the circuit of the cities of the Po Valley and offers as the main inspiration the presence of some important monuments, including the Cathedral, the Civic Temple of the Incoronata, the church of San Francesco, the church of St. Agnes and Mozzanica palace."City of Lodi"-Wikipedia