The village is called “the balcony of the Maremma” for its panoramic position on the plain of Grosseto, on the coast and the Tuscan Archipelago, up to Corsica.
The first news about the existence of the small town date back to the year 1000, we find him mentioned among the Castles belonging to Pannocchieschi Conti.
Particularly striking is the Square of the Fortress where you will find the ancient castle and the main public buildings. Today we can see the Palazzo dei Priori, medieval and ancient keep with the Clock Tower. In four the tower was equipped with a special wheeled mechanical clock with a bell that weighed about eight pounds, made to melt by the family.
To get to the heart of the story Montepescali impressive is the visit to the Museum of Local History “Hildebrand Imberciadori” where we find the tools of rural life, the archeological finds, antique watches and the free commune of documents.