The visit to the museum circuit is possible with a single ticket that allows access to:
Villa Colloredo Mels
It houses works of art and objects that tell the story of the city from its origins until the beginning of the 20th century, organized into sections. In addition to this itinerary, the extraordinary section of documents, manuscripts and memorabilia belonging to Giacomo Leopardi can be visited. A real rediscovery of the Leopardian heritage that comes back after many years to all citizens, tourists and scholars. Among the "goodies" are the papers relating to the publication of the first edition of the Zibaldone and a moving letter sent from Florence and written by Giacomo to his father. The Renaissance section is well represented by four of the most significant works by Lorenzo Lotto: the Polyptych of San Domenico (1508), the Transfiguration (1512), the San Giacomo Maggiore (1516) and the Annunciation of 1532, the Master's absolute masterpiece Veneto. (hours from 1pm and 3pm to 6pm)
Visiting the Museum of Emigration of the Marche, dedicated to the over 700,000 Marches who emigrated abroad, it will be possible to embark on a journey through a multimedia and interactive path that tells, even through images, objects and documents, the difficult experience of those who have left the own land to seek fortune elsewhere. 36 meters high and crowned by Ghibelline battlements, the Torre del Borgo was built in the 12th century as a symbol of the merger in a single municipality of the ancient castles of Monte Morello, Monte Volpino and Monte Muzio.
The Torre del Borgo spurs inside the MUREC, Museum of Recanati, which through a vertical path enriched by interactive screens, allows to know the history of the village. You can climb to the top from 10 to 13 and from 15 to 18.
"Beniamino Gigli" Museum
The Civic Museum "Beniamino Gigli", once on the top floor of the Palazzo Comunale, is now housed in the Sala dei Trenta of the Persiani Theater. The museum houses a large number of stage costumes, musical scores, a rich press review consisting of articles and reviews dedicated to him by newspapers around the world, his complete discography and numerous honors and awards obtained by the tenor in his forty year career. A space has been set up in the main room where visitors can follow the story of the life of one of the most beloved opera singers in the audience, sitting on old restored cinema chairs.
If you are passionate about music you cannot miss a visit to the Beniamino Gigli museum where a large number of stage costumes, musical scores, a rich press review consisting of articles and reviews dedicated to the Recanati singer from newspapers around the world, are kept. his complete discography and numerous honors and awards obtained by the tenor in his forty-year career.
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Where to park
City Center 2.0 Parking
Tips1-Sit down and admire the Annunciation by Lorenzo Lotto at Villa Colloredo Mels, a masterpiece of the Italian Renaissance.
2-Look for the names of friends and relatives who have emigrated far away in the multimedia rooms of the Marche Emigration Museum.
3-Visit the tomb of Pope Gregory XII in the Cathedral of San Flaviano.
4-Climb to the top of the 36 meters of the Torre del Borgo and lose yourself in the breathtaking panorama that stretches from the Sibillini Mountains to the Adriatic Sea.
5-In the Sala dei Trenta of the Persiani Theater watch a film where we recognize, as an actor, the famous tenor from Recanati, Beniamino Gigli.
6-Admire the Torre del Passero Solitario inside the cloister of the Convent of San Agostino.
7-Stop to listen to the echo of the voices of the children playing in the Piazzetta on Saturday in the Village.
8-Admire the 20 thousand volumes preserved in the Leopardi house library, works to which the great Poet Giacomo Leopardi drew.
9-From the Colle dell'Infinito admire in silence the suggestive panorama that opens up before our eyes.
10-Visit the Iat-Tipico.tips office where you can find a selection of publications, gadgets and typical local products.
Hours / RatesThe IAT Tipico.Tips office, a stone's throw from Casa Leopardi, as well as welcoming and informing the visitor, provides museum circuit ticket sales services, booking tourist packages, tourist guides, organized itineraries, ticketing for Marche events of major national events, internet point.
The opening hours are 9 - 13 and 14 - 17.30.