It’s the symbol of Senigallia. It was restored in 2006 according to the original project; shell-shaped, it’s a fascinating point of interest.
This fortress is joined by a long bridge to Piazza del Duca, which reminds us of the defensive role in past centuries (dating back to Roman times!) The structure, that was never under attack, has also been used as an artillery school, prison, hospital and orphanage.
Foro Annonario is a circular piazza with clay rooftiles and brickwork columns supporting the arcade. Designed by architect Pietro Ghinelli in 1834 Here there is the city market. In summer it is the charming location for concerts and events.
Built to welcome those merchants who came here for the famous city fair. They run along the right bank of the Misa River.
There is the Town Hall and the Fountain of Neptune.
Designed in the XVI century by Girolamo and Bartolomeo Genga, it has a magnificent lacunar ceiling inside.
Built by Giovanni Giacomo Baviera, an Italian nobleman. It dates back to the XIV century and it is famous for Federico Brandani’s stucco works.
It is a baroque Church, inside you can admire La Deposizione, a famous painting by Federico Barocci.
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