Author: Maria Cristina Guidotti

November 16, 2006
ART + CULTURE

An Egyptian Meseum in Florence? Who knew?

The Egyptian Museum of Florence (Museo Egizio), second in Italy only to its famous counterpart in Turin, is located inside the city’s Archaeological Museum. Its first group of Egyptian relics has been present in Florence since the 18th century as part of the Medici collections. During the 19th