Welcome to the section regarding general information relating to the Rocca di Pierle as a historical place located in the Province of Arezzo. Below is a list of information that is of interest to those who intend to visit the castle or are intrigued by medieval buildings in general.


Roccadipierle home page.


Page that groups all information relating to the Rocca and this site.

Info on the Rocca

Information on the Rocca di Pierle.

How to get to Pierle

Information about how to get to the Rocca di Pierle.

Where is Pierle

Where is the Rocca di Pierle.

Sale of the fortress

Information relating to the sale of the Rocca di Pierle.

General information of the Rocca di Pierle.


  • The Rocca di Pierle is a medieval building located in Tuscany, in the province of Arezzo, in the Municipality of Cortona;
  • is an asset of historical, cultural and landscape interest, therefore it is subject to the constraints of the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage of Arezzo;
  • is a property; private;
  • the current ownership, which took over in 2007, immediately worked to recover the property that had been in total abandonment for decades;
  • consists of a Castle with a medieval tower of 42 meters, two courtyards surrounded by walls and appliances for a total of about 5000 square meters;
  • access to the Rocca is guaranteed by a local road which allows the entry of small dimensions;
  • since 2018 it is undergoing renovation and some parts of it are in a state of ruin;
  • can be visited by appointment except for construction site activities and areas that are unusable for reasons security;
  • At the end of the restoration activities, the fortress will be used as a tourist attraction for demonstrations and events.