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Point of interest

Built in 1939, the old theatre was recently restored and provided with 424 seats.

It was opened in 1994 while the first theatrical season took place in 1995-96.

Park your car in the large parking area in front of the theatre, inaugurated on June 7, 2007 and enjoy the beautiful performances played here with the collaboration of the theatres of Jesi (Fondazione Pergolesi Spontini), Montecarotto, Monte San Vito and San Marcello

Municipality

Emperor Frederick II spent his childhood  here!
A legend claims that Monte Roberto derives its name from Roberto il Guiscardo (1015-1085), while  an historical document  of 1079 reports that Roberto was probably a  Longobard  feudal layman, a "lord of the place”.
Monte Roberto became a real castle only in the course of the thirteenth century.
Visit the ancient Planina ,mentioned by Pliny the Elder, near St. Apollinare Abbey. Important ruins were visible up to the XVIII and XIX centuries: in 1881 a necropolis Piceno (VI century BC) was found in Noceto district and  the remains which were then brought to light are now kept in the National Archaeological Museum of Ancona. Do not miss them!
In 1219 Monte Roberto was already part of the County of Jesi until its split in 1808.
Have a walk along G. Leopoardi Street, then the “Borgo”, the historical centre which developed in the XVII and XVIII centuries.
Downstream from Monte Roberto, you can visit Pianello Vallesina which had a remarkable increase  in the last sixty years. It is partly divided with the municipality of Castelbellino and it initially grew around the church of Santa Maria del Trivio dating from the XVII century.
Do not forget to visit the church of St. Benedict built in 1921 – 1925.

Itinerary

Distance:  km 21

Time advised: 4 hours (on foot); an hour (by car)

Difficulty: medium

 

From the archaeological area in Cupramontana, take the road which leads to Follonica, San Paolo until Staffolo.

Along the route,  you can visit the ancient Roman aqueduct  of Cupramontana (also called “Barlozzo” referring to the sect  “Fraticelli”) and  the medieval church of San Michele.

Not far from it , the vineyards of Follonica give birth to one of the best Verdicchio doc wines. 

The ancient castle of Follonica is famous for  its mysterious and legendary events.

At Contrada Battinebbia you can find the Vulcanelli di Fango (small volcanoes of mud) and a precious source rich in minerals, called “Acquasalata”, renowned for its miraculous and therapeutic properties.

Passing through San Paolo di Jesi, you can easily reach Staffolo where its Museo del vino (Wine museum) houses a wide collection of artifacts of winemaking tradition.

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