Punto di Interesse

Piazza Rinascimento

Via Aurelio Saffi, 21, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

Created in 1563 by the will of Duke Guidobaldo II della Rovere, the Square looks like a long sloping rectangle, whose western side is occupied by the Ducal Palace,...

Monumento

Obelisco Egizio

Via Aurelio Saffi, 14, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

This obelisk is one of the twelve original Egyptian obelisks in Italy. It consists of five blocks laid on top of red Aswan granite, dating back to Hophra or Apries...

Edificio storico

Palazzo Ducale

Piazza Duca Federico, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

The Ducal Palace, located opposite the Cathedral, is one of the most interesting examples of architecture and art of the entire Italian Renaissance, home to the...

Museo

Museo del gabinetto di Fisica dell’Università

Piazza della Repubblica, 3, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

Several collections of scientific instruments are present in Urbino: apart from the University collection of the Gabinetto di Fisica and that of the Liceo-Ginnasio...

Punto di Interesse

Piazza della Repubblica

Piazza della Repubblica, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

The current trapezoidal Square was born in the nineteenth century, with the expansion due to the realization of the New Palace of the Albans and the opening of Corso...

Edificio storico

Palazzo del Collegio Raffaello

Piazza della Repubblica, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

It occupies a very large area. The main facade is dominated by a large porch, surmounted by two rows of windows and stopped in the middle of what remains of the...

Edificio di culto

Chiesa di San Domenico

Via San Domenico, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

Built by the Dominican community between 1362 and 1365, the Church was restored in the eighteenth century by Filippo Barigioni. The facade is made by brick and is...

Edificio storico

Palazzo Nuovo Albani

Piazza della Repubblica, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

It was erected in the first half of the nineteenth century to be the residence of Cardinal Giuseppe Albani, but the construction was not finished before the death of...

Teatro

Teatro Raffaello Sanzio

Via G Matteotti, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

It was built on top of the bastion of the Ramp. The start of construction work dates back to 1845 and ended in 1853. The interior decoration was entrusted to Raffaele...

Museo

Museo diocesano Albani

Piazza Pascoli, 2, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

This itinerary in the extraordinary artistic heritage of the Archdiocese of Urbino – Urbania – Sant’Angelo in Vado, is named in memory of the noble family from...

Edificio di culto

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta (Duomo)

Piazza Duca Federico, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

Similar in size to the previous Renaissance Cathedral, demolished by the earthquake of 1789 and rebuilt in neoclassical style, was founded in 1021, replacing a...

Edificio storico

Palazzo Comunale

Via Puccinotti, Urbino, (Pesaro e Urbino)

The Palace became the Town Hall in the second half of the fourteenth century, when Count Antonio da Montefeltro II took possession of the city. The current building...