The city is built on an hill side, inside the wonderful Sibillini National Parc, Montefortino (700 m above sea level.) rise in front of Priora Mountain, that overwhelm it. Flavio Biondi da Forlì (1392 – 1463) historic and humanist called it “The noble Piceno’s land”. The city was built by the Roman, evidence of that was present in the old stronghold, we knew it from a tomb stone. This land was invaded both by Goths and Longobards: Lobgobards gave to Ambro Sanctuary several land, they also build St. Michael church, really important for them. Nowadays patron saint of Montefortino. Montefortino, yet in 1084, was and independent common during middle age. As such it was involved in fight against the local common.
Umbert I Place it an important point of view of the Sibillini Landscape..
Amongst the several moment you can find: St. Andrew Church , built in the VI century, St. Michael church, with his neoclassical structure, St. Augustine church built during the XIII sec., St. Francis church built during XV sec and Mother Mary of the source, built during the XV sec.