The Lion of the Duomo

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Lion statues have been in Florence since the middle ages. However, here in the city lions represent more than just a symbol of power unlike everywhere in the world. Stories tells us that in the 15th century a man, Anselmo, who was

Mario Luzi in Duomo: performance show

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The Cathedral of Florence hosts a performance in memory of a Florentine poet, Mario Luzi, as a centennial anniversary of his birth in November 2014. Mario Luzi dedicated to the Cathedral his book titled Fiore nostro fiorisci ancora. The title

Piazza del Duomo

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  The true heart of florence is Piazza del Duomo, home to the the Duomo, Baptistery, and many other historic places in florence like Loggia del Bigallo, Opera del Duomo Museum and the Arcivescovile and Canonici’s palace. Santa Maria del