Ripe San Ginesio, Province of Macerata, Marche

The small commune belongs to the Monti Azzurri area, located 20 km south west of the province capital Macerata.


  • Altitude: 430 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 700 inhabitants
  • Zip/postal code: 62020
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0733
  • Patron Saint: St. Michele Arcangelo, celebrated on 8th May
  • GPS Coordinates: 43°23'N, 13°5'E

What to see

  • The Pinacoteca Comunale, a collection of over 300 contemporary art works, established in 1982 to preserve the works donated each year by the artists taking part each year to the Ripearte exhibition; among them works by Umberto Peschi, Giorgio Bompadre, Renato Parisani, Wladimiro Tulli, Fulvio Ligi, Angelo Casciello.

Events and Festivities

  • Christmas time, exhibitions of cribs from various regions of Italy, and a living crib in costume through the streets of the historical center (usually on 25th December and 6th January).

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