FAI - Fondo Ambiente Italiano

FAI – Fondo Ambiente Italiano

The National Trust for Italy

In love with Italy and Italians since 1975

On 28 April 1975, Giulia Maria Mozzoni Crespi, Renato Bazzoni, Alberto Predieri and Franco Russoli officially founded FAI – Fondo Ambiente Italiano – the National Trust for Italy, a non-profit trust conceived by Elena Croce following the example of the British National Trust.

FAI – Fondo Ambiente Italiano, the National Trust for Italy,  is a non-profit foundation that operates thanks to the support of individuals, companies and institutions.

Since its founding in 1975, FAI has drawn inspiration from the National Trust for England, Wales & Northern Ireland, and is affiliated with INTO – the International Trusts Organisation.

FAI – Fondo Ambiente Italiano, with the contribution of everyone:

  •  takes care of special places in Italy for the benefit of present and future generations
  •  promotes education, appreciation, awareness and enjoyment of the Nation’s environmental, natural, historic and artistic heritage
  • monitors the protection of Italy’s natural and cultural assets, in the spirit of article 9 of the Italian Constitution (The Italian Republic promotes the development of culture and of scientific and  technical research. It protects the landscape and the historical and artistic heritage of the Nation)

Bring Italy to your country


Via Carlo Foldi, 2 - 20135 Milano Ph. 02 467615 303 - Fax 02 467615 292 P.I.: 04358650150 e-mail: international@fondoambiente.it