Palazzo dei Priori
Forming one side of Volterra's central square, the Palazzo Pretorio was the seat of the local mayor. From it sprouts one of the town's...
Torre del Porcellino
Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta
A handsome coffered ceiling is the most striking single feature of the duomo , which was built in the 12th and 13th centuries and...
Web & Wine
This place is hard to characterise, being an internet point (€3 per hour), a stylish enoteca (with a good selection of tipples and food...
Piazza dei Priori · interesting places nearby
Palazzo dei Priori information
Volterra's 13th-century town hall is the oldest seat of local government in Tuscany. The staircase bears a fresco of the Crucifixion by Piero Francesco Fiorentino and there's a magnificent cross-vaulted council hall. The soaring bell tower was significantly rebuilt in the 19th century; get to the top either by lift or stairs.