San Severino Marche: introduction
Situated in the Potenza Valley, at the foot of the Montenero Hill, one finds San Severino Marche, a small town, just 26 kilometers away from Macerata.
In addition to the tranquility of the location, travelers will enjoy visiting the many buildings linked to the town's Medieval and Renaissance past: the charming Piazza del Popolo, Palazzo Municipale, Palazzo dei Governatori with its Clock Tower, Palazzo Servanti Collio, the Church of St Maria delle Misericordia, the Cathedral, the Church of St Lorenzo in Doliolo. Then there is the Archeological Park in the Pieve area with the remains of the Roman city Septempeda.
The principal Museums in San Severino Marche are the G.Moretti Archeological Museum and the Tacchi Venturi Art Museum, which houses a number of masterpieces, including Pinturicchio's "Madonna della Pace" and Frescos by Vittore Crivelli and Niccolò Alunno.