Author: Editorial Staff

The Florentine editorial staff
August 23, 2017

Anti-ramming measures installed near piazza Duomo

Anti-ramming measures have been installed along via Martelli, the main street leading into piazza Duomo in Florence.
August 10, 2017


The hashtag #enjoyrespect is being developed by each of five art cities that are currently part of a collaborative initiative
August 8, 2017

Tuscany suffering from a lack of rain

Publiacqua is urging citizens to reduce their water usage and to use potable water responsibly.
August 4, 2017

Cookstock: top Tuscan food and wine festival

Food lovers are expected to Pontassieve for Cookstock on September 8–10, 2017 for three days of food, music, fun and culture.
July 31, 2017

A stamp for The British Institute of Florence

“We are honoured by the ministry for economic development’s decision to commemorate the foundation of the British Institute of Florence..."
July 26, 2017

A preview of the Franco Zeffirelli Performing Arts Centre

Florence’s former courthouse recently hosted a first look at the new life in store for the structure: on July 25, local, national and international press, Florentine city officials and special guests gathered for a preview of the International Centre for the Performing Arts of the nonprofit Fondazione Franco Zeffirelli. A museum, educational hub, archive and […]
July 21, 2017

The Florentine Day: 12 Hours in San Niccolò

On September 14, 2017, the editors of The Florentine will move to Palazzo San Niccolò for a community-focused day of talks, tours and tasting. 
July 18, 2017

An upgrade for piazzale Michelangelo’s balustrades

Part of an ongoing requalification of the square
July 12, 2017

Bus to Forte di Belvedere and Villa Bardini announced

An Ataf bus will run 15 round-trip journeys every 30 minutes between Palazzo Pitti and Forte di Belvedere.

Michelangelo’s Dio Fluviale restored

Thanks to a contribution by the non-profit Friends of Florence, Michelangelo’s Dio Fluviale has been restored...