Arcevia, Province of Ancona, Marche

Rising on a hilltop that dominates the whole upper valley of the Misa River, has an interesting medieval borough, city walls and the ruins of an ancient castle.


  • Altitude: 553 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 5,200 inhabitants
  • Zip/postal code: 60011
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0731
  • Useful Links: a map of Arcevia

What to see

  • The Parish Church of San Medardo, hosting a number of precious warts of arts, such as Jesus' Baptism painted by Luca Signorelli, an enameled terracotta piece by Luca della Robbia, dated 1513, a wooden choir in the gothic style of the 15th century.
  • The church of Santa Maria, in the Baroque style, with an Annunciation of the Robbia school
  • The church of San Francesco, built in the 14th century, with attached cloister, and a fine Romanesque portal