Events archive

April 2017

Florence: The ‘Explosion of the cart’

16 April 2017

Scoppio_carro
Folklore

In Florence at Easter, which this year falls on April 16th, in Piazza del Duomo - between the beautiful Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and the Baptistery of San Giovanni – at around 11 am the traditional ‘Scoppio del Carro', also called ‘il brindellone' will take place, followed by the..

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Lucca: Verdemura, gardening and outdoor life exhibition and fair

From 31 March 2017 to 02 April 2017

Verdemura
Fairs & Free Time

In the picturesque setting of the Lucca Walls, from March 31 to April 2, 2017, the tenth edition of 'VerdeMura' will take place: one of Tuscany’s best known trade exhibitions on gardening and everything concerning life in the outdoors. The exhibition is organized by the 'Opera delle Mura' which..

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Florence: ‘Klimt Experience’

From 26 November 2016 to 02 April 2017

klimt_experience
Exhibitions & Art

The Auditorium Santo Stefano al Ponte in Florence will hold an innovative exhibition on the painter Gustave Klimt that will be open until April 2nd. 'Klimt Experience' is undoubtedly one of the most interesting and engaging current exhibitions, quite different from and rather more special than one..

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March 2017

Florence: ‘Florence 1966-2016. Beauty saved’

From 01 December 2016 to 26 March 2017

bellezza_salvata
Exhibitions & Art

Florence, 4th November 1966. The Arno waters spill over its banks and destroy the city, taking away 35 lives and devastating the immense artistic heritage present in the city. At the end of a month dedicated to the memory of the tragic flood that 50 years ago marked the Tuscan capital forever, the..

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Florence: ‘Fashion in Florence through the lens of Archivio Foto Locchi’

From 10 January 2017 to 05 March 2017

Fashion_Florence
Exhibitions & Art

Florence and fashion: this ever-winning combination is the pivotal theme of 'Fashion in Florence through the lens of Archive Foto Locchi', one of the Palazzo Pitti exhibitions currently running that you should not miss. The 100 scarcely known shots - taken between 1930 and 1970 – are on display..

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Lucca: Viareggio Carnival 2017

From 12 February 2017 to 05 March 2017

Carnevale_Viareggio_2017
Folklore

Have you already started working on your masks? If the answer is negative, we suggest you start working as soon as possible because ... the Carnival 2017 of Viareggio is almost upon us! From 12th February to 5th March in fact, the Tuscan city will turn into one big factory of fun and joyful..

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February 2017

Pisa: 'Dalì. The classical dream'

From 01 October 2016 to 05 February 2017

Dali-il-sogno-del-classico
Exhibitions & Art

Pisa Palazzo Blu is housing a new unmissable exhibition: 'Dalí. The classical dream’, on until February 5th 2017. The exhibition wishes to bring the public sphere closer to the works of the great Spanish master, putting a spotlight on the importance that..

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January 2017

Siena: The village of Santa Claus in Chianciano Terme

From 05 November 2016 to 08 January 2017

Paese_Babbo_Natale_Chianciano
Folklore

Are you ready to live a magical experience that will make you feel like a child again? Here are some clues: the scent of freshly baked sweets and cakes, elves, reindeer, decorated fir trees, lights, Christmas balls, wooden houses, but above all... Santa Claus! Yes, dear friends, we are talking..

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Florence: 'Real Time and Time of Reality. The Palazzo Pitti clocks from the seventeenth to the twentieth century'

From 13 September 2016 to 08 January 2017

Tempo-Reale-Palazzo-Pitti
Exhibitions & Art

Among the most interesting exhibitions in Florence, do not miss 'Real Time and Time of Reality. The Palazzo Pitti clocks from the 17th to the 20th century', spread across the splendid rooms of the Medici palace and open to the public until 8th January 2017...

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Florence: Christmas and New Year 2016-2017

From 24 December 2016 to 07 January 2017

Natale_a_Firenze
Fairs & Free Time

Christmas holidays are inexorably approaching and you are caught by a Hamlet-like doubt ... entertainment or culture? If you do not want to give up either of these options, we have the solution that is right for you if you intend to visit Florence at Christmas and spend New Year’s Eve: in..

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