The tourist office is inside the Palazzo Vescovile on Piazza Pio II, Corso Rossellino 30, 53026 Pienza (tel. 0578-749-905; www.comunedipienza.it). Between mid-March and October, it's open Wednesday through Monday 10am to 1pm and 3 to 6pm; through the rest of the year, it's weekends only. You can also find more about the city online at www.pienza.info.
Festivals & Markets
On the first weekend in September, Pienza celebrates its peerless pecorino sheep's milk cheese in the Fiera di Cacio with a low-key medieval festival. Market day is Friday.