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October 15, 2020

The Dream of Lady Florence Phillips in Siena

The Dream of Lady Florence Phillips exhibition currently showing at Siena’s Santa Maria della Scala features a collection of masterpieces belonging to the Johannesburg Art Gallery.      The collection comprises 64 works, including oil, watercolour and graphic oeuvres, bridging over 100 years of international art history, dating from the mid-nineteenth to the late-twentieth century. […]
February 5, 2020

Spa sublimity in the Siena countryside

It was a bitterly cold January day as we sought solace at the spas sprinkled throughout the Siena countryside. The clue’s in the name: look for a terme (Italian for “thermal baths”) and you’ll divine water. Rapolano Terme, Chianciano Terme, Terme di Montepulciano and Terme di Petriolo all have singular healing properties and boast contemporary […]
January 15, 2020

Cultural twinning between the Uffizi and Siena

The Uffizi Galleries and the City of Siena have met to discuss future cultural collaborations between Florence and Siena.
January 8, 2018

Siena sips

Featured producers selected from recipients of The WineHunter Award
September 20, 2017

New chapter for the International School of Siena

Symbolic laying of stone signals new era
February 1, 2017
June 29, 2016

Two must-sees this summer in Siena

Cathedral floors unveiled; Francesco Clemente spotlighted
April 4, 2016

Siena in Cammino

Modern pilgrims to walk the "Path of Mercy" and a portion of the Via Francigena
April 2, 2016

Sunrise at Siena Cathedral

Opera della Metropolitana opens Facciatone for morning visits
March 2, 2016

University of Siena launches first online Italian course

The University of Foreigners of Siena is launching a free online course dedicated to teaching Italian language and culture on May 16, 2016.