Author: Editorial Staff

The Florentine editorial staff
April 27, 2017

Pride Park Firenze returns for a second year

Pride Park Firenze returns for its second edition, now extended to one month, from June 10 to July 8. This year’s program, to be held exclusively in the Limonaia di Villa Strozzi, will not only include entertainment but also events focused on raising awareness of various LGBT topics, the theme of which will alternate every […]
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Dirty Old Town: a TV series

“Dirty Old Town” aims to be the Next Big Thing from Florence, a grittier-than-usual 45-minute television pilot by actor, writer and director Tim Daish.
April 24, 2017

Huge development planned for Medici villa in Mugello

170 million euro from Lowenstein family, Marzocco Investment & Development
April 21, 2017

Column of Justice to be restored

Restoration is in store for the column of Justice in piazza Santa Trinita. The initial phases of the 150,000-euro project, estimated to last 200 days, have already begun, with scaffolding being installed around the column. Funds for the restoration will be raised by selling billboard space to grace the outside of the scaffolding.   The […]
April 19, 2017

New hours for the Bargello Museum

It’s official: until November 1, the Bargello Museum will stay open for extended hours, now from 8.15am to 5pm, rather than their usual closing time at 2pm. The new opening times, which are also in effect at the Medici Chapels, were made possible thanks to an agreement with the overseeing unions.   Staffing has been […]
April 14, 2017

A bigger Santa Maria Novella

On April 17, 2017, the Santa Maria Novella basilica complex will open the Large Cloister, the Northern Dormitory and the Chapel of the Pope.
April 13, 2017


20 women voice their support for #TheFirstLast, a crowdfunding campaign by Advancing Women Artists Foundation to restore the Last Supper by Plautilla Nelli.
April 11, 2017

Cinematic possibilities for piazzale degli Uffizi

Initiative has the backing of Uffizi Gallery director Eike Schmidt
April 7, 2017

#TheFirstLast enters its final week

Participate in the last week of #TheFirstLast and be one of the art lovers to generate the “missing” 28 percent of AWA’s crowdfunding goal.

AILO hosts Donation Day at Palagio di Parte Guelfa

12 associations receive donations