April 25, 2019

SPRING PLANT AND FLOWER MARKET. Giardino dell’Orticolture, Via Vittorio Emmanuele, 4. Open daily 8 am – 7:30 pm. Free admission. OPENING OF THE IRIS GARDEN, filled with more than 2,500 [...]

This Week

Florence’s April 25 Liberation Day Events

A rich program — public ceremonies and speeches to themed picnics and concerts — will mark the April 25 national holiday Festa della Liberazione (Liberation Day) in Florence.  A national holiday, the commemoration marks the day [...]

A Chagall Exhibit Stands With Notre Dame


In the aftermath of the fire at Paris’s the Notre-Dame Cathedral on April 15, a renowned self-portrait by Russian-French artist Marc Chagall has been put on display in the entrance of the Palatine Gallery at [...]

English Writer Opens Balabrunch Series on April 14


In its third edition, Balabrunch with Author returns to the Synagogue in Florence starting in April. The Balabrunch series will feature Q&A-style meetings (free admission) exploring topics such as contemporary issues facing the Jewish community [...]

Sandra Mull’s Works Fly into Fiesole

Arts Guide

The Belmond Villa San Michele in Fiesole is a gorgeous location on its own: rural, picturesque, and a beautiful place overall. With the new installation by Sandra Muss, the ambiance looks even more like it [...]