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Webcam Piazza del Comune Montefalco

Piazza del Comune Montefalco

Piazza del Comune is the highest point of the city, from 1300 it assumes its present shape with a circular plan, defined in fact as the “platea rotunda”, in which the five five streets of the city converged and covered.

City life has been taking place in it since the Middle Ages; on it there is the Palazzo Comunale, dated around 1270, which was later modified in the 800th century. The former church of San Filippo Neri from 1705 then transformed into a theater in 1895, the Oratory of S. Maria di Piazza which inside has valuable frescoes including one by Melanzio and finally the elegant palace overlook the splendid square. sixteenth century de Cuppis.