Category Archives: Siena

Ambrogio Lorenzetti on exhibition at Santa Maria della Scala, Siena

The Santa Maria della Scala museum in Siena is hosting an exhibition of sacred art painter Ambrogio Lorenzetti. Continue reading

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Tria Turris, when Chiusi goes medieval

Chiusi returns to the Middle Ages with Tria Turris. Races, archery tournaments, bizarre football games and more are waiting for you from Jun 23 to 25. Continue reading

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Treno Natura 2017

What’s on programme for the Nature Train this year? Have a look here to find out this year’s destinations and the events surrounding Siena in the lovely Val d’Orcia and Crete Senesi Continue reading

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Eroica – the vintage bike race is back

On October 2nd the Chianti countryside around Gaiole in Chianti will be invaded by vintage bikes and cyclists dressed up in ‘strange’ clothes. It’s L’Eroica a must for bike lovers. 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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