Recommended Events in Florence

Gelato Festival 2018 in Florence

Gelato Festival has been for years a highlight for Italian ice cream makers and, of course, for all ice cream lovers. In Florence on the weekend of April 20-22 and for the grand finale from September 14 to 17.

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
24 June 2018 to 27 October 2018

Guided Tours to the Ancient Towers of Florence

The project of valorization of the ancient Doors. Fortresses and Towers of Florence, from which top of you can enjoy breathtaking 360° views over the town, is back in this 2018...

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.