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Franciscan Monastery 13th century

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

Address: Via Convento, 150, 47826 Verucchio RN

Informazione Accoglienza Turistica di Verucchio
Piazza Malatesta, 20

Tel: 0541 670222
Fax: 0541 673266