MAEC

Palazzo Casali, also known as Palazzo Pretorio, is the seat of the “MAEC – Museum of the Etruscan Academy and of the City of Cortona” was probably built during the 13th century by the Lady of the Casali and destined as a residence until 1409, when the armies of Ladislao, king of Naples, as soon[…]

THE ABBEY OF FARNETA

From Casa Bellavista, if you look to the south you can see the Abbey of Farneta. It is a very ancient building, dating back to the ninth century, a pre-Romanesque church, shaped like a T (tau), a Latin cross without the head, with apses facing east towards the light, symbol of the Redeemer, as tradition[…]