Are you looking for any ideas on what to do in Florence in May? In this monthly column, we report many suggestions on events in Florence in May from the team of the Brunelleschi Hotel, Hotel in the historic centre of Florence in Piazza Santa Elisabetta. Our luxury hotel in Florence is the ideal starting point for any excursion to the city and participation in the most beautiful scheduled events. You will find out a corner of absolute relaxation thanks to our rooms with panoramic views, our restaurants located in a location unique in the world: the Byzantine Tower of Pagliazza, and our Tower Bar with the possibility of tasting the Perrier-Jouët champagne of which we are Maison Racommandée, or a tasty happy hour with the finger food of Chef Rocco De Santis.

The city begins to flourish again together with the many organized events that will animate the coming spring days.

Events in Florence in May 2024

  • fair of the International Handicrafts Exhibition 2024 (MIDA). Fortezza da Basso. May 1, 2024.
  • “Turandot” concert. Theater of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. May 3, 2024.
  • “Grease” comedy theater. Verdi Theater. May 4 and 5, 2024.
  • Free admission to museums. First Sunday of the Month. May 5, 2024.
  • Classical music concert by the Vienna Philharmonic conducted by maestro Riccardo Muti. Music by Mozart and Schubert. Maggio Fiorentino Theater. May 12, 2024.
  • Arsino and 3D exhibition. Rediscovery of a lost city of Greco-Roman Egypt. Museum of Natural History, University of Florence. Through May 15, 2024.
  • Liebe, Glaube und Hoffnung exhibition. Museo Novecento. Through June 9, 2024.
  • exhibition “Divina Simulacra. Masterpieces of classical sculpture from the Gallery.” Museo Gli Uffizi. Through June 30, 2024.
  • Anselm Kiefer exhibition, “Fallen Angels.” Palazzo Strozzi. Through July 21, 2024.
  • Maestro Mimmo Jodice’s photographic exhibition “Senza Tempo” Villa Bardini. Through July 24, 2024.
  • exhibition “Pulcherrima Testimonia. Hidden treasures in the Archdiocese of Florence.” Basilica of San Lorenzo. Through September 8, 2024.
  • “The Enchantment of Orpheus” exhibition. Medici Riccardi Palace. Through September 8, 2024.
  • “Returns. From Modigliani to Morandi.” Museo Novecento. Through September 15, 2024.
  • special evening opening. Academy Gallery. Every Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. until September 24, 2024.
  • “Salvatore Ferragamo 1898 – 1960” exhibition. Ferragamo Museum. Through November 04, 2024.
  • extraordinary evening opening. Uffizi Museum. Every Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. until December 17, 2024.


For more information or doubts about the events scheduled in Florence in May 2024, contact us at, by phone at 0039.055.27370 or by filling in the following fields. We will reply you as soon as possible.

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