IN THE EUROPEAN YEAR OF CULTURAL HERITAGE AMIR | HOSPITALITY, MUSEUMS, INCLUSION, RELATIONSHIP, IT'S AN EXPERIMENTAL ACTION CARE OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF FIESOLE, MUNICIPALITY OF FLORENCE - MUS.E, INNOCENTI INSTITUTE, PRIMO CONTI FOUNDATION, UTOPIA STATION. THE PROJECT
PROPOSES MUSEUM VISITS AND CULTURAL MEDIATION ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED BY FOREIGN CITIZENS. ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FREE OF CHARGE AND INTENDED FOR ITALIAN AND FOREIGN CITIZENS.
A PROJECT SUPPORTED BY THE TUSCANY REGION AND THE CR FIRENZE FOUNDATION.
Civic Archaeological Museum and Archaeological Area
Via Portigiani 1, Fiesole
1) Guided tour | In the footsteps of the ancient peoplesGuided tour of the ancient city to discover the preserved monumental remains: the Etruscan walls, the Roman theater and baths, the Etruscan-Roman temple, the Bargellino tombs.
Duration 1 h and ½
1) Guided tour | Visit to the Palace
Palazzo Vecchio is the heart of Florence, a symbol of the city's history. A story that begins in 1299,
when it was born to house the rulers of medieval Florence, and which experienced a golden age in
moment in which the Medici family brings their residence there, transforming it into a real one
Palace. The visit allows you to understand how architecture, minor arts, sculptures and paintings
contribute to the creation of a rich and complex unicum that has been transformed, stratified and renewed
over the centuries.
Museum of the Innocents
Piazza della Santissima Annunziata 13, Florence
1)Guided tour | Children to the Innocents
This itinerary tells the story of hospitality in past centuries, through spaces of the Institute that are usually not open to visitors and thanks to the works of art that document the care of newborns, such as the Madonna della Misericordia, the Putti in swaddling clothes made of stone and glazed terracotta , the Madonna del latte by Cenni di Francesco di ser Cenni.
Pala Museumzzo Vecchio
Square ofSignoria 1, Florence
Via Portigiani 1, Fiesole
1) Guided tour | Art is a boundless world of symbols
The paintings are mines of symbols, which help to illustrate and tell the stories and characters
pictured. Often they are symbols that come from far away, both in time and space.
This path allows us to discover them together
Duration 1 h and ½
twentieth century museum
Piazza Santa Maria Novella 10, Florence
1) Guided tour | twentieth century museum
The visit allows you to retrace the 20th century by identifying the main lines of artistic development of the 20th century, with a strongly interdisciplinary approach and specific attention to Italy and Florence. The most recent works on the ground floor – from the writing-installation MUSEO di Paolo Parisi on the façade to the works by Remo Salvadori, Paolo Masi, Marco Bagnoli and Maurizio Nannucci – are therefore the way to enter the multiplicity and in the eyes of the twentieth century arts, characterized by the plurality of languages and researches. A particular focus will be dedicated to the precious Alberto Della Ragione Collection, which includes great artistic masterpieces and which allows you to read the main historical events of the years between the two wars.
Primo Conti Museum
Via Giovanni Dupre 18, Fiesole
1) Laboratory | Nature and the landscape: lights and shadows
The proposed workshop aims to raise participants' attention to the importance of the play of light and shadow in the landscape through life drawing. After a small introduction in the studio on how to choose the subject to portray, the lesson will continue outdoors, in the park of the Primo Conti Foundation. Everyone will have a work kit with colors, brushes and support to paint on and a viewfinder to choose the shot. The Master will follow the work of each participant step by step
Duration 1 meeting 2h and ½
You can choose one or more visits or workshops. All activities are free. The activities can be carried out in Italian or in one of the mother tongues of the AMIR mediators
Do I book?
Up to 6 people booking is not necessary, if you want to participate in a special activity or workshop, register at this link
In the case of a reservation, the secretariat will contact you again to confirm the planned activity, date and time or, if places are full, propose another date.
To the museum
Try to arrive a few minutes before the activity. The starting point is the museum ticket offices. If you have difficulty contact us!