Città di Castello

Oratorio San Crescentino

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Tourist information and welcome office
Corso Cavour 5 - 06012 Città di Castello
The oratory is situated at Morra, a few kilometers from Città di Castello.
Built in 1420 and expanded in 1507, the oratory is dedicated to the Roman soldier Creswell, a witness of the Christian faith in the Upper Tiber Valley and martyedr in 303 A.D. by order of Emperor Diocletian. The interior has a single nave, with late Gothic frescoes of the original structure in the sacristy and, along the walls, decoration by the School of Luca Signorelli from Cortona (1450-1523). The unique scenes of the Flagellation and the Crucifixion are created by Luca Signorelli.