Category: History, Art and Culture

San Donato Church

  Is one of the oldest churches in the territory of Greve. Consecrated in 1072, was located on the road linking the two vallumbrusian abbeys: Passignano and Montescalari. Today it is used as a...

Santi Stefano e Caterina Church

The Church of Santi Stefano and Caterina is a sacred building located in Pozzolatico,in the municipality of Impruneta. The village Pozzolatico was already inhabited in Roman times, as evidenced by archaeological finds in the area...

San Leonardo al Lago Hermitage

The Augustinian Hermitage, documented from 1119, arose at the Lake Verano. The Church was rebuilt in the 13th century and 14th century, reusing the right side of the old building in a transitional style between Romanesque...

Casole d’Elsa

The ancient castle of Casole d’Elsa is remembered from the beginning of the 11th century as an important landmark of the Bishops of Volterra.  Passed under the domination of Siena following the battle of Montaperti (1260), the...