The night of museums in Florence is a special and interesting evening sponsored by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage. On the evening of May 19th, 2012 it will be possible to visit free of charge various museums and sites that join the initiative. The opening hours of the evening ranging from 08 p.m. to 11 p.m., and in some cases up to 2.00 a.m. In this way, even those who cannot visit the museum during normal opening hours, will have the opportunity to discover the wonderful artistic and cultural Italian heritage. The night of museums in Florence is an excellent opportunity for an evening of culture in Florence and to stay at the Brunelleschi, the 4-star hotel located in the heart of the city, just a few steps from the Cathedral and Piazza della Signoria.
Live the night of museums in Florence and discover the charm of art
In Florence and in the province, the museums that have joined this national initiative, through the organization of special events, are: the Palazzo Strozzi with a free event in the yard and the exhibitions “Americans in Florence” (Sargent and the Impressionists of the New World) and American Dreamers (Reality and Imagination in the Contemporary American Art) by payment and open up to 11 p.m. (last entry at 10 p.m.); the Primo Conti Foundation Museum in Fiesole; free guided tour of the Museum of Sacred Art of Montespertoli from 09.30 p.m. to 10.30 p.m., the observation of the firmament at the Museum of the Vine and Wine in Montespertoli, the Palazzo dei Vicari in Scarperia with a free guided tour and night walk “Glimpses from the top and night views”.
The night of museums in Florence and the Hotel Brunelleschi
During the Night of Museums nothing better than spending a pleasant night in a room or suite of the Brunelleschi Hotel, 4-star hotel in Piazza Santa Elisabetta and immersed in the shopping streets of the city center. You will find every kind of rooms and for every budget: from the rooms with view on the Cathedral and Piazza della Repubblica to suites with Jacuzzi in the terrace and round bed and you will discover and delight the palate with delicious dishes prepared by our chef Simone Bertaccini for the restaurant “Santa Elisabetta” and the “Osteria della Pagliazza”, both within the hotel.
Experience the magical night of the museums in Florence and enjoy the city