For the forthcoming Christmas holidays, Palazzo Vecchio, Cosimo I de’ Medici’s sumptuous Mannerist court, and the Church of Santa Maria del Carmine with the Cappella Brancacci frescoed by Masolino, Masaccio and Filippino Lippi, offer the public the possibility to make and receive gifts of the emotion of knowledge. Both museums indeed offer visitors different means and tools in response to their different demands, curiosities and available time.
Reduced admission, children’s workshop and guided visit are offered at several of the most important exhibitions in town: Figurare la parola / Giving shape to words: publishing and artistic avant-gardes of the twentieth century in the Bertini Collection - Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze; Peru. Three Thousand Years of Masterpieces - Palazzo Strozzi; Belvedere on Art/Horizons - Forte Belvedere; Daniele da Volterra, friend of Michelangelo - Casa Buonarroti.
From December 6, 2003 until January 6, 2004, reduced admission is offered for museum and exhibition visits and participation in the many activities proposed, presenting the coupon at ticket offices.
For information and reservations:
Participation in activities is by booking only. Booking can be requested every day from 9 am to 7 pm at the secretariat in Palazzo Vecchio, or by calling 0552768224 / 0552768558.