Category Archives: Culture in Tuscany

Ambrogio Lorenzetti in Maremma

Massa Marittima is hosting an exhibition of Ambrogio Lorenzetti’s works. The Museum of Sacred Art, the Church of San Pietro all’Orto and the Cathedral of San Cerbone are all part of it. Continue reading

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Sarteano, the town of the nativity scenes

Sarteano between Val di Chiana and Val d’Orcia has its own original and distinctive nativity scene traditions. Read here for more. Continue reading

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Siena Cathedral uncovers its mosaic floor

The breathtaking splendour of the marble mosaic floor of Siena’s duomo will be uncovered from August 18 to October 26. Continue reading

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Cortona Mix Festival 2016

Cortona Mix Festival: a concoction of all arts in one of the most beautiful backdrops Tuscany has to offer. Continue reading

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I fochi di San Giovanni, Florence and St. John’s fires

June 24th, John the Baptist, Florence and its fireworks Continue reading

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