Art and culture

Malatesta & Montefeltro

Cloister of St. Francis and church of Santa Croce

Verucchio - Villa Verucchio

In Villa Verucchio, the church houses a precious fresco (Crucifixion), a masterpiece by the “fourteenth-century Rimini school” whose artists include the so-called “Maestro of Verucchio”.

Outside is a patriarch tree, the oldest cypress in Europe, which is about 23 metres tall and according to legend, was planted by St. Francis while staying in the area.


Accessible to disabled guests.


Guided tours by reservation.

Opening hours

Opening period: open all year round
Entrance: free
Timetable
from 07:30 to 12:00 from 15:30 to 19:30

Bank holidays from 07:30 to 12:00 from 15:30 to 19:30  

Contact details

Via Convento, 150 - Phone: (+39) 0541 678417, (+39) 348 8877386 - http://www.verucchioturismo.it/it/itinerari/itinerari-turistici/itinerario-francescano/
Cloister of St. Francis and church of Santa Croce
Via Convento, 150

43.99838; 12.4339009

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Last update: 16/03/2017
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