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Comune di Preci|
Coat of arms
Location of Preci in Italy
Coordinates: 42°53′N 13°2′E / 42.883°N 13.033°ECoordinates: 42°53′N 13°2′E / 42.883°N 13.033°E|
Abeto, Acquaro, Belforte, Castelvecchio, Collazzoni, Collescille, Corone, Fiano d'Abeto, Montaglioni, Montebufo, Piedivalle, Poggio di Croce, Roccanolfi, Saccovescio, San Vito, Todiano, Valle|
| • Mayor||
| • Total||
81.7 km2 (31.5 sq mi)|
596 m (1,955 ft)|
| • Total||
| • Density||
9.8/km2 (25/sq mi)|
| • Summer (DST)||
Madonna della Pietà|
Preci is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Perugia in the Italian region Umbria, located about 60 km southeast of Perugia.
It is a medieval burg (13th century) developed inside a fortress, which was almost entirely destroyed by an earthquake in 1328.
Preci borders the following municipalities: Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Cerreto di Spoleto, Norcia, Visso.
The old centre of Preci was badly damaged in the October 2016 Central Italy Earthquakes.
As at July 2018, the old centre of Preci is entirely closed off to visitors pending reconstruction work.
- Remains of the 13th-century castle in the frazione of Acquaro
- Pre-historic grotto tombs, in the frazione of Fiano d'Abeto
- Church of Annunziata in Poggio di Croce. It houses a 14th-century fresco of the Annunciation by Giovanni del Biondo