Montalcino attractions

Top Choice Abbey in Montalcino

Abbazia di Sant'Antimo

The serenely beautiful Romanesque Abbazia di Sant’Antimo lies in an isolated valley just below the village of Castelnuovo dell’Abate, 11km from Montalcino. Its Romanesque exterior features stone carvings of various …
Museum in Montalcino

Museo Civico e Diocesano d'Arte Sacra

Occupying the former convent of the neighbouring Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, this collection of religious art from the town and surrounding region includes a triptych by Duccio and a Madonna and Child by Simone Martini…
Historic Building in Montalcino

Fortezza

This imposing 14th-century structure was expanded under the Medici dukes and now dominates Montalcino's skyline. You can sample and purchase local wines in its enoteca and also climb up to the fort's ramparts. Buy a…
Museum in Montalcino

Museo della Comunità di Montalcino e del Brunello

Make your way south of town, off the road to the Abbazia di Sant'Antimo, to visit this Brunello-focused museum. The exhibits will be of interest to wine buffs, but most of the interpretative material is in Italian o…