Wednesday, June 12, 2024

FLORENCE SUMMER FESTIVAL. THE SEASON. Villa La Pietra, Via Bolognese, 120 (bus 25). Free admission. ELECTRIC MAY concert by Azzan, Terranova, and Scodanibbio, featuring Yellow Sound Ensemble and Tempo Reale [...]

Santa Croce Hosts a Free Puccini Concert

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Thursday, June 13: Free concert. Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence. 9 pm. A special evening in the Basilica of Santa Croce will commemorate the centenary of Giacomo Puccini’s death with a free concert. The Florence [...]

Uffizi Restored ’93 Bomb Blast Works Displayed


Two paintings damaged at the Uffizi during the 1993 Georgofoli bomb blast will be displayed at the museum until Sunday, July 28 in commemoration of the 31st anniversary of the explosion. The paintings, The Concert [...]

Falciani’s Memorial Day 2024 & WW2 Heroes


The 2024 Memorial Day observance on May 27 at the Florence American cemetery in Falciani will be a prelude to the 80th anniversary of the liberation of Florence (August 1944) from Nazi-Fascist forces in the [...]

‘The Season’ 2024: Inaugural Events

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The Season, hosted by New York University Florence, will once again take place at Villa La Pietra, for the 18th consecutive year. The picturesque 15th century villa will host events including exhibitions, readings, classical compositions, [...]