Museum

Museo della città di Ancona

Piazza del Plebiscito, Ancona

The Museum tells the story of Ancona through artefacts, models, paintings, prints, photographic reproductions and audiovisual documents. The exhibition reinterprets...

Point of interest

Piazza del Plebiscito (o del Papa)

Piazza del Plebiscito, Ancona

It is the oldest of the four main squares of Ancona. Built in the fifteenth century, of rectangular shape with different levels connected by ramps and stairways. On...

Religious building

Cattedrale di San Ciriaco (Duomo)

Piazzale del Duomo, Ancona

It is one of the most interesting Medieval churches in Italy, where the Romanesque style merges with the Byzantine, evident in the plant and in many decorations. In...

Point of interest

Piazza Cavour

Piazza Camillo Benso Cavour, Ancona

It is one of the four main squares of Ancona. It was designed in 1862, after the Unification of Italy, and opened in 1868. At the center is a statue of Cavour, by...

Monument

Monumento ai Caduti

Piazza IV Novembre, Ancona

War Memorial of the First World War of Ancona is located in Piazza IV Novembre and It is known simply as "Monument", par excellence. It was designed in the Twenties...

Historical building

Palazzo del Governo

Piazza del Plebiscito, Ancona

Already Palace of the Governors, is now the headquarters of the Prefecture. It was built in simple forms before 1381, but was extended between 1418 and 1450,...

Historical building

Mole Vanvitelliana - Lazzaretto

Banchina Giovanni da Chio, 13, Ancona

Designed by Luigi Vanvitelli, the building is situated on a pentagonal artificial island located within the port and connected to the mainland by three bridges....

Museum

Museo tattile statale Omero

Mole Vanvitelliana, Banchina Giovanni da Chio, Ancona

Established in 1993 by the city of Ancona with the contribution of the Marche Region, inspired by Italian Blind Union, the "Homer Museum" was recognized by...

Historical building

Palazzo degli Anziani

Vicolo dei Tribunali, 4, Ancona

The Palace of the Elders is the Ttown Hall since the thirteenth century. The building has ancient origins: it was built by Galla Placidia in 425 AD and demolished by...

Museum

Museo archeologico nazionale delle Marche

Via Ferretti, 6, Ancona

The MANM is a synthesis of historical and archaeological knowledge of the Marche region, from Prehistory to the Romanization, only documented by finds from...

Library

Biblioteca Comunale Luciano Benincasa

Via Lazzaro Bernabei, 32, Ancona

The Library was established by the bequest of Luciano Benincasa who, in 1669, made accessible to the public his private collection. In 1749, Eleonora Vincenzi donates...

Religious building

Chiesa di San Domenico

Piazza del Plebiscito, 40, Ancona

Present church was designed by Carlo Marchionni in 1763. Following the 1930 earthquake, the top of the facade was altered by the insertion of reinforced concrete...