Category: 7. History, Art and Culture

Spineto Abbey

The abbey and Church of the Holy trinity of Spinetta, commonly known as the Abbey of Spinetta, is a Cistercian abbey founded in 1085, located in “Spinetta” in the town of Sarteano. In its...

Castel Verdelli

The imposing brick structure dates back to the fourteenth century and consists of two separate blocks with a shoe base, while in the south rises the most recent buildings attributable to the XVI century...

San Lorenzo Church

The Church of San Lorenzo was born as a religious centre of the castle and the village of Vergelle in the medieval period. Originally a subsidiary of the nearby Pieve di Pava, in the...

Porrona Castle

The castle was built in medieval times right around the time they were made the walls that surround the village. The work was completed at the beginning of the 13th century. In the late...