Author: Editorial Staff

The Florentine editorial staff
February 12, 2019

Tramline opens between city centre and Florence airport

On February 11, Florence’s second tram service opened between piazza dell’Unità, near Santa Maria Novella station, and the city’s airport.
February 11, 2019

Antony Gormley at the Uffizi

Two sculptures by Antony Gormley have taken up temporary residence in the Uffizi ahead of the forthcoming "Being Human" exhibition.

TAA Award Ceremony 2019

On March 5, the Tuscan American Association will be holding its annual ceremony in the Palazzo Vecchio’s Hall of the Five Hundred.
February 10, 2019

Chianti Lovers 2019

More than 150 Chianti DOCG wineries welcomed myriad wine lovers to Florence’s Fortezza da Basso for Chianti Lovers on February 10.
February 7, 2019

What to do in Florence for Valentine’s Day 2019

With the outstanding beauty of the city providing a historic backdrop, Florence is the perfect location for a romantic escape. From opera to original sculptures and intimate Tuscan dining experiences, here is our guide to Valentine’s Day in Florence.
February 6, 2019

Palazzo Vecchio opens new rooms and facilities

The museum now vaunts a nursery and a room about Florence's years as the capital of Italy.
February 1, 2019

Palazzo Vecchio prepares to host Welcome Day 2019

February 5 in the Salone dei Cinquecento

Helping Florence’s homeless this winter

As the cold weather continues, emergency efforts and support services for the homeless are set to double.

Sala degli Elementi restoration nears completion

The allegorical frescoes in the Sala degli Elementi depict the four elements of water, fire, earth and air.
January 25, 2019

Verrocchio sculpture restored

The restoration is the first scientific-conservation survey ever carried out on the bronze sculpture.