fiori di primavera

Wednesday, May 23

MOVIE IN ENGLISH: SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY with Alden Ehrenreich and Emilia Clarke. Cinema Odeon, Piazza Strozzi. 11:30 am & 3 pm. LECTURE IN ENGLISH. Anne Pia presents “Language [...]

This Week

Florence’s Historic Palaces: Open House & Music

Ordinarily closed to outsiders, the private gardens and palaces tucked behind centuries-old Florentine doors and gates will open again this Sunday, May 27, for the 23rd annual “Cortili e Giardini Aperti.”  This year, the event, [...]

E.U.I. Open Day at Villa Salviati

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The European University Institute (EUI) invites the public to visit the estate hosting the Historical Archives of the European Union on the annual Open Day, which will take place on Saturday May 12, 2018.  The [...]

U.S. Author Wins Von Rezzori Prize

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George Saunders received the Von Rezzori award in a ceremony at the Sala d’Arme,  Palazzo Vecchio on May 3 with his acclaimed novel Lincoln in the Bardo. The novel takes place in 1862, in the [...]

Organic Market with a Focus on Honey

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Florence’s La Fierucola organic market is offering an expanded version on May 5 – 6 in Piazza Santissima Annunziata from 9 am to 6 pm.  The theme is honey, so expect to find jars of [...]