This is a general survey on the historical and modern presence of Freemasonry in Italy.
There are no fewer than three national Grand Lodges operating in Italy.
The Gran Loggia Regolare d’Italia (Grand Regular Italian Lodge) (GLRI) is the only Italian Grand Lodge to be recognised as regular by UGLE, but other regular Grand Lodges favour the Grand Orient of Italy.
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GRAND ORIENT OF ITALY (recognized by most of US Grand Lodges)
REGULAR GRAND LODGE OF ITALY (recognized by UGLE)
GRAND LODGE OF ITALY (recognized by the Grand Orient of France and the family of liberal Freemasonry)
Italian Masons Fight Anti-Masonic Political Foes