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Towers, doors and fortresses reopen for summer 2022 visits

June 22, 2022

This June 24th, day that Florence celebrates its patron saint, the Tower of San Niccolò reopens to visits (everyday until September 30th). Then it will be the turn of Forte Belvedere, the Tower della Zecca, Porta Romana, the Bastione di San Giorgio and Fortezza da Basso. Towers, doors and fortresses: from June 24th, on occasion of…

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Firenze Rocks is back!

June 16, 2022

Music is once at the center of this Florentine Summer! After 2 years of canceled events due to the pandemic, the musical festival “Firenze Rocks” is back this summer. As one of the top concerts in Europe organized by Live Nation in collaboration with Le Nozze di Figaro, the festival returns in grand style with…

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Celebrate Founder’s Day at the Hard Rock Cafe

June 7, 2022

June is a busy and special month for the Hard Rock Cafe. On Tuesday June 14, the Hard Rock Cafe celebrates it’s Founder’s Day! The year long celebrations of the worldwide Cafe’s 50 years end, while the Florence Cafe celebrates its 11th year. Why not join in on the celebrations? The Hard Rock Cafe Florence…

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Free Museums this Sunday, June 5

June 3, 2022

On the first Sunday of the month, State Museums in Florence are free for everyone, and that means this Sunday, June 5, 2022 you can visit lots of museums for FREE! In addition, other museums open their doors at no cost to residents of the Florentine metropolitan city. We have the “Sunday at the Museum”…

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Events

Firenze Rocks is back!

June 16, 2022

Music is once at the center of this Florentine Summer! After 2 years of canceled events due to the pandemic, the musical festival “Firenze Rocks” is back this summer. As one of the top concerts in Europe organized by Live Nation in collaboration with Le Nozze di Figaro, the festival returns in grand style with…

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Celebrate Founder’s Day at the Hard Rock Cafe

June 7, 2022

June is a busy and special month for the Hard Rock Cafe. On Tuesday June 14, the Hard Rock Cafe celebrates it’s Founder’s Day! The year long celebrations of the worldwide Cafe’s 50 years end, while the Florence Cafe celebrates its 11th year. Why not join in on the celebrations? The Hard Rock Cafe Florence…

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Live Music at the Hard Rock Cafe in Florence

April 19, 2022

After so many months of no live or in person events being held here in Florence, it gives us great pleasure to start sharing those that are being planned as we make our return to a life as close as possible to pre-Covid times. In particular, today we’re looking at the live music events planned…

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Music, wine and burgers

February 21, 2022

What do you think of the combination of American cuisine and prestigious wines? The “God Save the Wine” evening at the Hard Rock Cafe combines both with music by the Last Minute Dirty Band ! God Save The Wine, the evening promoted by Firenze Spettacolo and Leonardo Tozzi, brings the spirit of rock to the…

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Experiences

Living in Florence with the Lockdown – Day 2

March 11, 2020

On the evening of Tuesday, March 9, the Italian central government decided to extend restrictions on the movement of people across the entire country to limit the spread of coronavirus, effective as of March 10. The special quarantine measures affect the entire nation of over 60 million people. We have been told to stay at…

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Coronavirus in Florence and Tuscany

March 4, 2020

We have created a post to answer some of the most pressing questions regarding traveling to or planning to visit Florence & Tuscany, please read it here: https://www.discovertuscany.com/blog/coronavirus-in-florence-tuscany-update-5014/ Yesterday, we shared on Facebook a screenshot of a letter Florence city mayor Dario Nardella sent to the US universities with study abroad programs in Florence. It…

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4 Christmas Holiday Tours in Florence

December 5, 2019

What better time than Christmas to enjoy the beauty of Florence? The city, dressed up for a party, is even more fascinating, and walking in the streets lit up with traditional Christmas decorations and lights provides undoubtedly a unique experience for anyone visiting at this time of the year. Those who will find themselves in…

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Breakfast with Santa

December 3, 2019

Calling all families with small kids who want to see Santa! Christmas is almost here and once again the Hard Rock Cafe is hosting a breakfast brunch for the holidays with Santa Clause! Santa will be present at the Piazza della Repubblica’s Hard Rock Cafe at “Breakfast with Santa” on Saturday, December 14 starting at…

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