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June 20, 2019

Friends of Florence fund Donatello’s Saint Mark restoration

Originally positioned in the exterior niche of the Orsanmichele church on via Calzaiuoli, work has begun thanks to a collaboration between the Bargello Museums and the Opificio delle Pietre Dure, made possible due to a generous donation from Friends of Florence. The statue of Saint Mark, which was removed from the church in 1977 and […]
February 1, 2019

Sala degli Elementi restoration nears completion

The allegorical frescoes in the Sala degli Elementi depict the four elements of water, fire, earth and air.
November 16, 2018

Michelangelo restoration exceeds expectations

127 donors from 13 different countries mobilized to help Michelangelo
November 13, 2018

Sant’Orsola restoration underway

The Metropolitan City of Florence has allocated 4.5 million euro to salvage the former Sant'Orsola monastery that has stood derelict in the San Lorenzo neighbourhood for the last forty years.
November 7, 2018

Restoration continues for the Neptune Fountain

The sculpture was completed in 1565 and inaugurated for the wedding of Francesco I de’ Medici
May 30, 2018

The Bigallo to undergo restoration

The Bigallo museum and loggia are to be restored thanks to the Florence-based advertising agency Real Media, who will cover the total cost of just over one million euro.
April 27, 2018

Restoration of ciborium in San Miniato complete

The ciborium was commissioned by Piero de' Medici and designed by Michelozzo.
March 28, 2018

Capponi Chapel restoration completed

Chapel home to masterpieces by Pontormo
December 4, 2017

Restoration of the Comodo di Cosimo

The newly restored Comodo di Cosimo was made possible thanks in part to the Florence I Care program
November 29, 2017

Restoration of Santa Reparata church floor

The 18-month restoration of Santa Reparata Church was conducted by restorers of Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore