Monuments, churches and places of cultural interest
Pianetti Palace – It’s a masterpiece of the Italian rococo and it hosts The Civic Picture Gallery which contains works of great importance; among them, we can find two halls dedicated to the Renaissance artist Lorenzo Lotto, and The Contemporary Art Gallery which rates works by great artists like Tamburi, Guttuso and Trubbiani.
The Diocese Museum – The ancient collection boasts a cultural heritage made up of over 200 works among pictures, sculptures, liturgical displays and reliquaries. The contemporary art collection boasts works by famous artists like Tamburini and Trubbiani.
The city walls – The city walls, which can be considered among those better preserved in the Region, contain the Medieval nucleus of the town and they also represent the most suggestive itinerary of Jesi. They were built in the XIV century on the older Roman wall layout and they were restored in the Renaissance, except for the suggestive Montirozzo Donjon.
The Pergolesi Theatre – It was opened in 1978 and it is situated in the Republic Square. It is one of the most important points of reference for the classical music.
The Church of St. Mark – It is situated on St. Mark Hill and it is considered one of the best examples of the gothic architecture in the Region. It hosts some frescos dating back to the IV century.
The Riviera of the Conero
The Riviera of the Conero takes its name from the sinuous hill which goes down steeply into the sea.
Sirolo, Numana, Portonovo, The Regional Park of the Conero are among the most fascinating places of this territory which is characterized by a surprising nature, unforgettable beaches, artistic towns and culture, museums, fortresses, strongholds and religious buildings.
They are considered the biggest underground complex in Europe and they are also the most attractive and suggestive national attraction. Tourists, fond of nature, consider them a very ambitious destination.
It is possible to visit them, choosing among several itineraries different in length and difficulty.
It is the wine of the Marches par excellence. It is one of the most appreciated and prize-winning wine at national and international level thanks to its unmistakable personality and its surprising versatility.
Its grape variety gives its best characteristics on the hills of Jesi.
Lacrima di morro d'alba
It is a red wine with an ancient and prestigious tradition, well-known since the Roman times. Its limited production is widely requested and popular everywhere.
Its pleasant and full taste is the secret of its success among its consumers all over the world.
The Acqualagna Truffle
The white Acqualagna Truffle, undisputed king among the Italian food and wine products, has scented the Popes’, Princes’ and Emperors’ tables for centuries . The National Truffle Fair, which takes place every year in this small village, represents a point of reference for truffle lovers, truffle pickers and traders from all over the world.