Scanno is a town in the province of L'Aquila. The municipality Scanno is one of the I Borghi più belli d'Italia (the most beautiful places in Italy) .. In Scanno 1,847 inhabitants (31 December 2015). The neighboring municipalities are Anversa degli Abruzzi, Barrea, Bisegna, Bugnara, Alfedena, Introdacqua, Opi, Pescasseroli, Pettorano sul Gizio, Rivisondoli, Rocca Pia, Villalago and Villetta Barrea. The main industry is tourism. Therefore, the care of old craft branches and old customs is (costumes with Spitzenklöpplereien) the principal activity. The church of Santa Maria delle Valle dates from the 13th century and was changed in the second half of the 16th century, and the facade.