March 14, 2019

SPECIAL EVENTS: For NATIONAL LANDSCAPE DAY, Boboli’s Botanical Garden, normally closed to the public, will be accessible to visitors from 9 am to 5 pm.  Entrance is comprised in the normal Boboli high season ticket price (€10).  This opportunity also includes the opportunity to join two guided visits at 10:30 and 12 noon (each lasting 45 minutes) to the Giardino di Botanica Superiore during which a curator will talk about the plants and trees found there, many of which are rare, some aquatic and a few even exotic.  The garden was originally designed in 1766

FLORENCE US CONSULATE BICENTENNIAL ART SHOW INAUGURATION.  Sala d’Arme, Palazzo Vecchio.  5 pm.

MOVIE IN ENGLISH: CAPTAIN MARVEL starring Brie Larson, Gemma Chan, Samuel L. Jackson and Jude Law. Cinema Odeon, Piazza Strozzi. 4 pm.

EXHIBITIONS:

ANIMALIA FASHION; a fashion show inspired by art in the natural world. Fashion Museum, Pitti Palace. Open 8:15 am – 6:50 pm. Admission: 16 euro (includes entrance to all Pitti Palace museums).

BANKSY: THIS IS NOT A PHOTO OPPORTUNITY. Palazzo Medici Riccardi. Open 9 am – 7 pm. Admission: €10, reduced €6.

GALILEO CHINI: HORIZONS OF WATER. PALP Praetorian Palace Pontedera. Hours: 10 am – 8 pm. Admission: €6.