Ice skating in Florence

Yearly ice skating rink in piazza Liberta’

Oreste Giacche'
November 6, 2014

As winter approaches, the 'Palaghiaccio' ice skating rink in piazza Libertà returns to Florence. This has been a yearly tradition in Florence since 1996, although before it was held in Santa Croce.The rink is 30 meters by 20, with a capacity of 200 skaters at a time, and skaters of all ages and skill are welcome.Entrance and ice skate rental costs 6 euro for one hour time slots, or four euro if you bring your own skates. It is open every day with the following time slots:Morning: 9-10am, 10-11am, 11.30am-12.30pmAfternoon: 2-3pm, 3.30-4.30pm, 5-6pm, 6.30-7.30pmNight: 9-10pm, 10.30-11.30pmOn Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays there is also an extra time slot from midnight until 1am!

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