Recommended Events in Florence

11 April 2019 to 24 July 2019

“Leonardo da Vinci and Florence: selected sheets from the Codex Atlanticus”

Leonardo comes back to Florence, where everything began more than five centuries ago.
11 April 2019 to 20 May 2019

Opening of the Garden of Iris

April 25th is the traditional opening of the Iris Garden, which hosts, on the hill of piazzale Michelangelo in a romantic environment among olive trees and roses, the splendid blooming of more than 1,500 varieties of Iris.
Uffizi Gormley
26 February 2019 to 26 June 2019

The Uffizi and Gormley

The Uffizi galleries open up to contemporary art with the exhibition “Antony Gormley. Essere” (being), open until May 26th.
Verrocchio in Florence
09 March 2019 to 14 July 2019

Verrocchio Florence

“Verrocchio, Master of Leonardo” at Palazzo Strozzi for the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci
13 June 2019 to 17 June 2019

Firenze Rocks, Best Summer Festival in Italy

For all rock lovers in Italy the highlight of this 2019 is definitely Firenze Rocks from 13 to 16 June at the Visarno Arena, within the wide Parco delle Cascine, along the river Arno...

The Leonardo da Vinci Museum in Florence

Just 3 minutes walk from Residence Hilda and you can reach and visit a unique museum in Florence: the Leonardo da Vinci Museum, in Via dei Servi 66, entirely dedicated to the genius of Leonardo...

List of Free Museums in Florence

All State Museums in Italy are visitable for free on the first Sunday of every month, according to the Italian law. We are glad to provide all our guests with the list of free Museums in Florence, and their distances from our Residence Hilda

The Horne Museum in Florence Center

Herbert Percy Horne was an English Art Scholar who lived in Florence most of his life between the end of 1800 and the first years of 1900. His house in Florence in via de'Benci 6, near Santa Croce Square, became a museum afer his death...

The Museum of 1900 in Florence

Inaugurated in 2014 inside the ancient 'Spedale delle Leopoldine' in Santa Maria Novella Square, the 'Museo del Novecento' (Museum of 1900) enriched Florence with an extra jewel.

Calcio Storico Fiorentino in Santa Croce Square

Every year in the month of June Florence relives an important piece of its history. There are in fact the semi-finals and the final of the Calcio Storico Fiorentino (Historical Florence Football), a sporting discipline in costume that dates back to the 16th century and to which many attribute the origins of modern sports such as Football, Soccer, Rugby, and even Wretsling...

The San Marco Museum in Florence

A few minutes walk from our Residence Hilda in Florence there is San Marco Square, with its National Museum of San Marco, located in the monumental part of an ancient Dominican convent.

The Zeffirelli Center for Performing Arts in Florence

A new gem for Florence a 10-minute walk from Residence Hilda, the International Center for the Performing Arts Franco Zeffirelli...

The Oltrarno Gardens in Florence

Residence Hilda presents a historical and naturalistic tour through the stunning gardens and parks of Oltrarno district.

Annigoni Museum and Villa Bardini Florence

The Pietro Annigoni Museum is located at the beautiful Villa Bardini, surely one of the most stunning spots in Florence thanks to the near Bardini Garden too.

Reopening of Museo degli Innocenti

The Museo degli Innocenti reopens to the public (from June 2016) completely restored.