PESARO with its important seaport is the administrative capital of the province.
Pesaro has 95,000 inhabitants and is an important tourist centre.
The old town ,Altstadt, lies on the river Foglia.
Pesaro: Pesaro has an antique cultural background and an important historic heritage, it includs the Civic Museum, Rossinis home, The Oliveriana library, The Cathedrals mosaics.Pesaro is known internationally for the Rossini Opera Festival where artists and opera singers come and perform from all over the world. There is also the International Cinema.
The town center has interesting shops and artisan workshops.