|province||Reggio Emilia (RE)|
|Residents||6,366 (Dec. 31, 2019)|
|Population density||177 inhabitants / km²|
|Patron saint||Maria delle Neve|
Gualtieri is an Italian municipality with 6366 inhabitants (as of December 31, 2019) in the province of Reggio Emilia in Emilia-Romagna . The municipality is located about 22 kilometers north of Reggio nell'Emilia on the Po and borders directly on the province of Mantua .
Gualtieri is a member of the I borghi più belli d'Italia association (The Most Beautiful Places in Italy).
The former Strada Statale 63 del Valico del Cerreto from Reggio nell'Emilia to Gualtieri is now a provincial road. The State Road 62 della Cisa has become a provincial or regional road.
- Antonio Ligabue (1899–1965), painter
- Giovanni Battista Aleotti (* 1546 in Argenta, † 1636 in Ferrara), architect and engineer, built the palazzo in which the municipal administration sits.
In the media
The Gualtieri train station was the location of the last scene in the Italian-French film Don Camillo and Peppone (1952), where Don Camillo is bid farewell to Peppone and the members of the Communist Party on his train journey into the "temporary exile" .