Genazzano is a municipality in the province of Rome in the Italian region Latium, located about 5969 inhabitants ( 31 December 2012). It is located 58 km east of Rome.
Genazzano lies on the southern slope of the Prenestini east of Palestrina.
It is a member of the Comunità Montana dei Castelli Romani e Prenestini.
Fabio Ascenzi (PD ) was elected in June 2009 for the mayor. His center-left alliance also with 11 of 16 seats, the majority in the City Council. He replaced his party colleague Francesco Pitocco, who did not run.
Sons and daughters of the town
- Martin V. (1368-1431), Pope
- Serafino Vannutelli (1834-1915), Cardinal