There's much to enjoy culturally in Cortona. Highlights include - The Republic Square itself, the nearby Town Hall, the MAEC (where you can see a V century chandelier, and a sculpture of Polymnia Cortonensis), the Cathedral with the Diocesan Museum (which houses the Annunciation painting by Beato Angelico and other works by important Tuscan artists such as Luca Signorelli), the Church of San Francesco and the Sanctuary of Santa Margherita Cortona which welcomes tourists with all the charm of the most beautiful towns in Italy. There are numerous festivals and historic events events held annually in Cortona including Giostra, the Tuscan Sun Festival of Dance.
In Cortona, how lovely in an old palace of 1200, it stands the restaurant La Locanda In Porch. Located in the historic center of the city, the restaurant run by Marco and Lara offers unique recipes, synthesis of a past that every day is enriched by new elements, able to mingle with admirable wisdom that tradition so special that made the famous Tuscan cuisine in the world. Research, creativity, selection of ingredients: it is these characteristics that comes an offer of high quality, designed to satisfy even the most discerning palate.