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Bambimus,the Children’s Art Museum of the City of Siena

The Children’s Art Museum main mission is to expose children to art and the art world. (recommended for children aged three to eleven) The museum’s collection includes works by artists who dedicate and address their creations to children. The works consist of wide-ranging historical periods: from ancient to contemporary times.[…]

Monet Experience in Florence

In Florence near the Ponte Vecchio, Santo Stefano al Ponte is a deconsacrated 12th century church. Beginninfg february 2015 it reopened to the publich as a multifunction auditorium and multimedia exhibition space. The exhibition #Monet Experience and other Impressionists was inaugurated on November 18th 2017 and it will be possible[…]

Viareggio Carneval

The Viareggio Carneval is a masked party held in the city of Viareggio in Tuscany. It is one of the most popular carnivals in Europe. The tradition of the parade of allegorical floats in Viareggio was born in 1873 ,when some rich bourgeois decided to disguise themselves to protest against[…]

Vernaccia di San Gimignano

No Italian wine can boast a history that dates back centuries like Vernaccia di San Gimignano. At the end of the Thirteenth century, it appeared throughout Europe on the tables of kings, popes and wealthy merchants. It is a white wine of a regal colour: “coppe, nappi, bacini d’oro e[…]

The city with beautiful towers

San Gimignano is known by all as “The city with beautiful towers”, which have earned it the nickname of Manhattan in the Middle Ages. In the past they had reached the number of 72, while today century the number of the towers had been reduced to 13. The most ancient[…]

The Extra Virgin Olive Oil: the green gold of Tuscany

Tuscan oil is one of the typical Tuscan products that deserves the place among the excellence of Made in Tuscany. Olive picking begins from mid October through November Tuscan olive oil is an extra virgin olive oil produced in the Tuscany region that is obtained by mechanical extraction processes. In[…]

Volterragusto

Volterra, white truffle fair

On 21 and 22, 28-29-30-31 October and 1 November 2017 Volterra celebrates the white truffle with the food & wine fair Volterragusto An appointment for gourmands and professionals enhanced by meetings, tasting workshops, tasting stalls, where gastronomy and culture, a taste of local tradition and some of the most extraordinary[…]

Ambrogio Lorenzetti

Ambrogio Lorenzetti

  Ambrogio Lorenzetti 22nd October 2017-21st January 2018 Santa Maria della Scala-Siena- An exhibition dedicated to one of the most important european painters of the 14th century, paradoxically still not well known. The lent of works has been significant and focused, therefore the exhibition recalls the whole artistic life of[…]

Torre e Casa Campatelli

Torre e Casa Campatelli is an 18th century building in the village of San Gimignano, which has one of the village’s famous medieval towers. A notable’s house between the 19th and the 20th century, Casa Campatelli reconstructs – through furniture, decoration, paintings and private memories – the atmosphere and the[…]

Il Duomo di Siena

Duomo of Siena

Certainly, one of the most enchanting highlights in the region is the Duomo of Siena, a wonderful piece of culture and architecture. This memorable tour, which allows you to explore the majesty of Siena Cathedral with its Mosaic Floor, the Piccolomini Library and the “Gate of Heaven”, includes the Museum[…]