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Listed below are a series of numbers and addresses which could be useful while you are in Florence.

Emergency Numbers and Useful Services

Police / Polizia: phone 113
Carabinieri: phone 112
Fire Department / Vigili del Fuoco: phone 115
Medical Emergency Service: phone 118
ACI car breakdown service: phone 116
Urban Police Emergency / Vigili Urbani: phone 055-328.333
Questura: phone 055-49771
Prefettura: phone 055-27831

Lost and Found: via Circondaria 17b - phone 055-328.3942 / 328.3943

Car Removal: phone 055-783.882
open 24 hours, Cash/bancomat/credit card payment

Hospitals - Emergency Rooms

Policlinico di Careggi
Viale Morgagni 85: phone 055-42.77.111

Ospedale S. Maria Nuova
Piazza S. Maria Nuova 1: phone 055-27581

Centro Traumatologico Ortopedico (CTO)
Largo Palagi 1: phone 055-42.78.227

Istituto Ortopedico Toscano (IOT)
Viale Michelangelo 41: phone 055-65771

Ospedale Pediatrico Meyer/ Children's Hospital
c/o Villa Ognissanti
Viale Pieraccini 24 - Careggi : phone 055 56621

Nuovo Ospedale S. Giovanni di Dio
Via Torregalli 3: phone 055-71921

Ospedale S. Maria Annunziata (Ponte a Niccheri)
Via dell'Antella 58, Bagno a Ripoli: phone 055-24961

Police Stations

In case of theft/loss, you can find assistance in English at the following police stations:

Polizia - Commissariato S. Giovanni
via Pietrapiana, 50r - Ph. 055203911 - Fax 05520391370

Questura
Via Zara, 2 - Ph. 05549771 - Fax 0554977616

Carabinieri - Comando provinciale
Borgo Ognissanti, 48 - Ph. 05524811 - Fax 0552481705

Medical Services

Vicolo degli Adimari 1 (Duomo Square): phone 055-212.221

24 hours, Via Lorenzo il Magnifico 59: phone 055-475.411

PHARMACIES open 24 hours

Farmacia Comunale, Santa Maria Novella, inside the Railway Station:
phone 055-289.435 or 055-216.761

Molteni, Via Calzaiuoli 7: phone 055-289.490

All'Insegna del Moro, Piazza S. Giovanni (Duomo) 20: phone. 055-211343

For opening hours and information on ALL pharmacies in Florence, call: 800.420.707 (free number)

Tourist Useful Services

FLORENCE RAILWAY STATION Santa Maria Novella
Information on the Italian State Railways (F.S.): Phone 848888088
Booking service: Phone 199166177 / 055-235.64.23.
WEB site: www.trenitalia.com

FLORENCE AIRPORT Amerigo Vespucci
Via del Termine, 11 - 50127 Firenze
Operator Ph +39-055-30615
Tourist information Ph +39-055-315.874
WEB site: www.aeroporto.firenze.it

PISA AIRPORT Galileo Galilei
Ph +39-050849202
WEB site: www.pisa-airport.it

RADIO TAXI
- Ph. 055-4390 / 055-4499
- Ph. 055-4798 / 055-4242

Tourism Offices

Tourist Information Office
Via Cavour 1r
Ph +39-055-290.83.23

APT Agenzia per il Turismo di Firenze (Florence Tourist Office)
Via Manzoni 16,
Ph +39-055-233.20 - Fax +39-055-234.62.86
Official WEB site: www.firenzeturismo.it

APT Firenze - Information Points
- Airport "A. Vespucci", Ph +39-055-315.874
- Borgo S. Croce 29r, Ph +39-055-234.04.44
- P.zza Stazione Railway Station, Ph +39-055.212.245

Institutions

Town of Florence
Comune di Firenze: www.comune.fi.it
Region of Florence: www.provincia.fi.it

Tuscany Region
Regione Toscana: www.regione.toscana.it

Foreign Consulates in Florence

In case you need assistance, make sure to contact your consulate in Florence.

Austria
Lungarno Vespucci, 58 tel.0552654222 / 0574583500
Fax 055295474 / 0574571791 Mon-Fri: 10-12

Bangladesh

Via Pellicceria, 6 tel. 055 217500 fax 055 2398912
Mon-Fri: 10,30-12,30 15-17

Belgium

Via dei Servi, 28 tel 055282 094 fax 055294745
Mon-Fri : 9-12

Brazil
Piazza Pitti, 5 tel. 055 222 336 - fax 055 229 345
Tue: 10-12,30 Fri: 10 - 12,30

Cape Verde
Via Tornabuoni, 4 tel. 055216689/ 05759291-2 fax 055211883
Thu: 15,30-18,30

Chile
Indicatore 60G- 52020 Arezzo tel. 055597216/ 05749291-2 fax 0575987097
Mon-Fri: 8,30-12,30 13,30-17,30

China
Via dei Della Robbia, 89 tel. 0555058188 fax 0555520698
Mon-Fri: 9-13 16-19

Colombia
Via Santo Spirito, 11 tel. 055289468
Mon-Fri: 055289468

Costa Rica
Via Giambologna 10 tel. 055573603 Only by appointment

Denmark
Via dei Servi, 13 tel. 055211007/212732 fax 055289333
e-mail: consol.dkfirenze@tin.it
Mon-Fri: 10-12

Dominican Republic
Via dei Servi, 13 tel/fax 055213149 Mon-Fri: 8,30-12,30

Ecuador
Via Trieste, 67 tel. 055473151 fax 0558314600
e-mail: consulecuadofi@mclink.it Mon-Fri: 9-11

Estonia
Via Lamarmora, 55 tel. 055588313 fax 055575951
Mon-Fri: 10-12

Finland
Via degli Strozzi, 6
tel. 055 293 228/293229/293150 fax 055280522
Mon-Fri: 9-13 15,30-19

France
Piazza Ognissanti, 2 tel. 0552302556 fax 0552302551
Mon-Fri: 9-12,30 /2-4 p.m. only by appointment

Germany
Lungarno A. Vespucci, 30 tel. 055294 722 fax 055281789
Mon-Fri: 9,30-12,30

Great Britain
Lungarno Corsini, 2 tel. 055284133 fax 055219112
Mon-Fri: 9,30-12,30 14,30-16,30

Greece
Via Cavour, 38 tel./fax 0552381482
Mon-Fri: 9-13

Guinea
Viale F. Redi, 43 tel. 055357007 fax 055350007
Tue and Thu: 9-12

Honduras
Via Erta Canina, 66 tel. 0552302825 fax 055289290
Mon-Wed-Fri: 9-12

Hungary
Via Belgio, 2 tel. e fax 0556531817

Ivory Coast
Via S. Spirito 9/r C/o Galleria Camiciotti
tel. 055294837 fax 0552398072 Mon - Fri: 9-12,30

Latvia
Via Suor Maria Celeste, 1 tel. 055224 597 fax 055222090
Mon-Fri: 15-18,30 only by appointment

Lithuania
Via degli Alfani, 68 tel. 055264474 fax 055283481
Mon-Fri: 9-13

Luxembourg
Via Palestro, 4 tel. 055284 232 fax 0552676050
Mon-Fri: 9-13 14-18

Malta
Via dei Servi, 13 tel. 055217875 fax 0552302937
Mon-Fri: 10-12 16-18

Mexico
Via Arte della Lana, 4 tel./fax 055217831
Mon and Thu: 9,30-12

Monaco (Principality)
Via Cherubini, 18 tel. 055 587 897 Mon-Fri: 11-12

Norway
Via G. Capponi, 26 tel. 0552479321 fax 0552342629
Mon-Fri 9-14 14,30-18

Netherlands
Via Cavour, 81 tel./fax 055475249 Mon-Fri: 9-12,30 afternoon only by appointment

Panama
Via E. Meyer, 19 tel. 055473904 fax 055474751
Mon-Thu: 10-13 15-17

Peru'
Via dei Della Robbia, 38 tel./Ph. 0552343345 fax 0552346268.
Mon-Fri: 9-13 15,30 18,30

Portugal
Corso Tintori, 3 Tel. 0552343543
Mon-Fri: 9-13 14,30-19

Republic of San Marino
Via Roma, 3 tel. 055210864

Republic of South Africa
Piazza de' Salterelli, 1 tel. 055281863 fax 055219735
Mon-Fri: 9,30-12,30

Romania
Borgo Pinti, 20 tel. 055240601 fax 0552480261
Only by appointment

Senegal
Borgo S. Lorenzo, 1 tel. 055216 999 fax 0552381984
Mon-Fri: 10-13

Seychelles
Via Alfieri, 19 - Viareggio LUCCA tel. 058453466 (emergency) / 0552345983 information fax 058455113
Mon-Fri: 9-13 15-19

Slovacchia
Via Lamarmora, 39 tel. 055579531 fax 055575944
Mon-Fri: 10-13

Spain
Via Lamberti, 2 tel. 0552608606 Tue and Thu: 10-13

Sweden
Via Bonifacio Lupi, 14 tel. 055499536 fax 055471858
Mon-Fri: 10-12 Wed: 16-18 (emergency)

Switzerland
Hotel Park Palace, Piazzale Galileo tel. 055222434
fax 055220 517 Tue and Fri: 16-17

Turkey
Via Dante da Castiglione, 8 tel. 055 2335640 fax 0552306371
e-mail: medinter@tin.it Mon-Fri: 9,30-13

Ukraine
Via della Mattonaia, 46 tel. 0552476064
Mon-Fri: 16-19

United States of America
Lungarno A. Vespucci, 38 tel. 0552398276 fax 055284088
Mon-Fri: 9-12,30 14-15,30

Uruguay
Scali d' Azeglio, 52 - Leghorn tel./Ph. 0586883163 -
fax 0586897087 Mon-Fri: 8,30-12,30

Venezuela
Via Giambologna, 10 tel. 055588082 fax 055573603
Only by appointment

Yemen
Via Maffia, 10 tel. 2399328 fax 0552398153
Tue-Wed: 16-19

Zambia
Via Alfieri, 19 - Viareggio LUCCA tel. 058453466 (emergency) / 0552345983 information fax 058455113
Mon-Fri: 9-13 15-19

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