Santuario di Rivotorto
The Sanctuary of Rivotorto is at the foot of Subasio Mount. Inside was rebuilt what is called the "Hovel", the place where Francis of Assisi and his first companions settled to pray, meditate and work in the early days of the Franciscan...
Chiesa di San Damiano
According to the legend, in 1205 St. Francis of Assisi, praying before the Crucifix inside the Church, he heard it talk. Between 1211 and 1212, St. Clare founded her order, who lived there until 1260. The Church itself, according to the...
Point of interest
Piazza del Comune
Located in the site of the ancient Roman Forum, dominated by the Rocca Maggiore, the rectangular Square links Corso Mazzini to the St. Claire's Basilica. To the right, you can admire the sixteenth Fountain of the Three Lions, revised in...
Museo del Tesoro della Basilica di San Francesco
The Museum of the Treasure of the Basilica of St. Francis is a collection of religious art exhibited in two rooms of the North Building of the Sacred Convent of Assisi. It dates back to 1930, with the aim of enhancing what ancient...