ASCIANO, called the place of «politeness», is situated among the suggestive hills of Siena “Le Crete”.
Surrounded by the beauty of the countryside the great artistic heritage testifies a rich history. The holiday is divided between nature and art.
IL BERSAGLIERE & HOTEL LA PACE promote the artistic beauties.
We advice to visit...
Museum of Palazzo Corboli (usual opening times) (guided visits)
Holy art’ s section: Sienese paintings of XIV and XV centuries
Archaeological section: Etruscan founds of Tumolo Molinello & Nechropole of Poggio Pinci II cent. a C.
Roman founds of Capo Muri
Romanesque Basilica of Sant ’Agata
To visit with booking:
- Romanesque church of San Francesco (XIII cent.)
- Roman mosaic floor, one of its genre, 180 mq.
Museum Amos & Giuseppe Cassioli: painting and sculpture end of 1800
Fixed stage: Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore, only 8 Km near Chiusure.