MASSA MARITTIMA (km 52) Print E-mail

Massa Marittima is a town of art lies between the metalliferous hills, surrounded by the countryside and rich in historical, environmental and architectural legacy of a prosperous past. From medieval until the new city, you can run along the ancient and steep alleys, that are intertwined in the old town and climb to the top of the village. Here it is easy to find nice corner and vantage points overlooking the valley until sea. Many of the most significant places are enclosed by the square of the town: the magnificent Cathedral of St. Cerbone, the Palazzo Comunale, the Sources that surround the famous fresco of Abundance and the Palazzo del Podesta seat of the archaeological museum.

Towards the New Town, buildings dating from the thirteenth century: St. Peter Orto, the cloister of St. Augustine, the Tower of Candlestick and the Fortezza Senese.