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Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo

The Capitano del Popolo Palace – or the Bargello Palace -is located in Piazza Matteotti (Matteotti Square) in the heart of the historic center of Perugia. It’s an elegant Renaissance building full of gothic connotations which took place in a part of the city government. The Palace was in fact the home of Capitano del Popolo, holder of the judicial and administrative powers of Perugia Renaissance. To the left of the Capitano del Popolo Palace, open pointed arches leading to the Loggia dei Lanari and the Covered Market, as well as a large terrace with panoramic views of Assisi, Mount Subasio and Torgiano. Today the building is home to the Court of Appeals and the attorney general of Perugia



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