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June 1, 2020
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Boboli: a meaningful walk in the Medici gardens

Florence is a city of stone, of imposing civic, religious and domestic architecture—where power and wealth are communicated in girth and in height. Massiccio—solid, hefty—is the adjective used to describe so much in Florence—the architecture but also the figures in paintings, its works of literature. One must only think of the Duomo, Palazzo Vecchio, the […]
May 27, 2020
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Museums, exhibitions and gardens reopen

Florence continues to reopen its museums and monuments after the Covid-19 lockdown
May 20, 2020
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Boboli Gardens reopens

Boboli was the model that inspired all of Europe’s court gardens, including Versailles
November 25, 2019
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Protecting citrus plants at the Boboli Gardens

The Boboli Gardens and the Wilanów Palace Museum, in Warsaw, Poland, have teamed up to protect, preserve and promote their historic citrus plant collections.
June 24, 2019
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Trajan Column exhibition in the Boboli Gardens

A striking exhibition in the Boboli Gardens details how the Trajan Column was built. Raised by the Emperor Trajan in Rome in 113 AD to celebrate the conquest of Dacia (modern Romania), it has survived almost two millennia. The densely decorated column communicates the accomplishments of the Emperor Marcus Ulpius Nerva Traianus in continuously unravelling scenes […]
June 12, 2019
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The Owl Game in the Boboli Gardens restored

Sculptures in the garden constitute the soul of this unique Medici park.
May 24, 2018
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Private homes, gardens, villas open for ADSI National Day

Approximately 30 venues will participate in downtown Florence alone
May 5, 2017
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Restoring Venice’s Royal Gardens

CEO of Generali: "The time has come to rediscover our roots"
April 6, 2017
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Gucci to finance restoration of the Boboli Gardens

Cruise show to take place May 29 in the Palatine Gallery
July 1, 2016
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Contemporary art in Florence’s Botanical Gardens

A creative seasonal addition to the gardens