Florence, May 11, 2022 – After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Saturday 14 maggio turn the Night of the Museums, an event that has been taking place simultaneously throughout Europe since 2005 and to which some 3,000 museums in 30 countries are affiliated. A great opportunity to enter the places of culture and admire the masterpieces at an unusual time such as the night, and all symbolic price of only one euro† These are the museums that are open in Tuscany†
For the symbolic price of one euro you can enter the Galleria degli . visits Uffizi, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. The Galleria dell‘Accademia’ it stays exceptionally open from 7pm to 10pm, with the ticket office closing 30 minutes early. The San Marco Museum remains open from 6 pm to 9 pm archaeological museum doors open from 20 to 23, while the Bargello Museum until 10 p.m., the box office closes an hour earlier.
For which care? National Archaeological Museum, the director and curators in the Egyptian, Greek, Magna Graecia and Etruscan sections will answer all questions and curiosities from the public. And it will be possible to explore the museum through the book game adventures distributed at the entrance. Furthermore, as part of the KinderFlorence, on Friday 13 May and Saturday 14, during the usual opening hours, educational material will be made available to young visitors.
For the Night of the Museums it is open on Last Supper by Andrea del Sarto in via di San Salvi from 6 to 9 p.m.; there Medici Villa of Petraia from 7.30 pm to 10.30 pm (with last admission at 10 pm), with guided tours of the museum collections and the exhibition “The model room”. Sculptures restored by the Ginori Museum. “Doors open to Medici Villa of Cerreto Guidi and in the Historical Museum of the Hunt and the Territory from 7.30 pm to 10.30 pm (last entry 10 pm) On the occasion of the first centenary of the death of Stefano Bardini, a legendary figure nicknamed the “prince of the antique dealers”, the The villa’s staff will open the substructures, the so-called “Medici Bridges” and guide the public in the discovery of some important ancient finds of classical antiquity belonging to the collections of Stefano Bardini, acquired by the Italian State, from 1996 .
The museums of fiesole take part in the European Night of Museums with the extraordinary and free opening of archaeological museum from 7 to 11:30 p.m. In the evening the museum illuminates with the event “Under a new light”, at 8.30 pm the results of the recent works leading to the construction of the new lighting installation of the museum are presented to the public with a guided tour that will allow you to re-reading finds in the light of details that are now more visible than ever. During the evening, the guided tours at 19:15, 20 and 45 and at 22:00 you can deepen your knowledge of the museum and enjoy the special evening atmosphere in the rooms. Participation in the presentation and guided tours is free with reservation required. Also on weekends, the spring initiatives aimed at children and families continue with workshops and themed tours. Saturday 14 appointment with “It’s dark! Turn on the light”, which will follow the history of an object as simple as it is fundamental in the daily life of the Romans, the lamp.
Open doors in Siena a Santa Maria della Scala and all citizen museumfrom 9 p.m. to midnight, with last entry at 11 p.m. You can also visit the exhibition dedicated to Federigo Tozzi with a single ticket with a discount of 5 euros. Doors open at night National photo gallery from 8 pm to 11 pm, again at the symbolic cost of one euro, where the project “Voci in Pinacoteca” is inaugurated, which allows to admire the paintings while listening to music and creative stories. Two live events are also held here, at 9pm and 10pm, with Accademia Minima.
Doors open from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m National Etruscan Museum of Chiusia† Necropolis of Poggio Renzo and Tomba del Colle.
Extraordinary opening at one euro per mumecfrom 8.30 p.m. to 11.30 p.m.
Il Casa Vasari Museum will be open from 20 to 23 with guided tours at 20.10, at 21, at 21.50 and at 22.30 with reservation required.
At the Basilica of San Francesco Guided tours of the Bacci Chapel with reservation are required every half hour from 8:00 PM to 10:30 PM. It’s open until 11pm National Archaeological Museum “Gaio Cilnio Mecenate” and theRoman amphitheater, and at 8.15 pm and 9.30 pm there will be visits to the restoration site of the frescoes depicting the stories of San Benedetto, detached from the monastery walls during the Second World War by the director of works, Paola Ilaria Mariotti. At 9 pm the presentation of the book “A table with the Etruscans. A journey to discover the Rasenna people through their relationship with food” live music, ancient dances and tastings: reservation is recommended.
In the province, the Night of the Museums also offers visitors the opportunity to discover the cultural and artistic richness of the pearl of the Valdichiana: the Lucignano Museum the Church of San Francesco from 6.30 pm to 9 pm always at the symbolic price of 1 euro.
A Sansepolcro the appointment is at 21:00 atAboca Museum with the special initiative “Escape Aboca Museum” on the occasion of the “Night of the Museums”. It is an exclusive and dynamic visit that involves a paid team game: the concierge has locked the building without checking whether all visitors have really left. For teams, from
Even the Municipal Museum of Lucignano offers extended opening hours for the occasion.
Advertisement Anghiaria doors open from 19 to 22 at mUseum of Folk Art and Traditions of the Upper Tiber Valley, at Palazzo Taglieschi in Piazza Mameli. An extraordinary opening in consultation and simultaneously with the Museo della Battaglia and Anghiari with guided visits to the museum collections at 7:15 PM, 10:10 PM and 10:10 PM.
In Pisa night opening, and free, for Egyptological collections through San Frediano. Visitors can discover one of the richest collections of Egyptian finds in all of Tuscany. To provide guided tours at 9 p.m., 9:45 p.m. and 10:15 p.m. Online reservation is required. Free opening for Graphic Museum at Lungarno Galilei 9, exceptionally open until 10 p.m. Gypsoteca of ancient art at piazza San Paolo all’Orto 20 it is open until 11:30 pm and there are also free guided tours, both to the collections and to the ‘Terra’ exhibition.
Doors open from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m National Museum of San Matteo (with last admission at 10 p.m.). It is possible to visit the restoration laboratory of the table “Sant’Orsola who saves Pisa from the water”. For the occasion, it will be possible to access in small groups the museum laboratory where the restoration of the table known as “Sant’Orsola saving Pisa from the water”, 14th century, is in progress.
A spade it will be exceptionally open from 19.30 to 22.30 National Museum of the Monumental Carthusian Monasteryand at 7.30pm, 8.30pm and 9.30pm, guided tours are scheduled in the suggestive environments rich in art and history where the Carthusian order lived from the fourteenth to the twentieth century, the great monastery, the cells of the monks, the church, the numerous chapels, the refectory and the chapter.
Il Museum of Ancient Ships of Pisa prepares to welcome visitors with aspecial opening on the occasion of the “European Museum Night“. A new chance, which will take place Saturday 14 Maygive her 8pm to 10pm, to discover the rooms of the Medici Arsenals of Pisa, located on the Lungarno Ranieri Simonelli in an unprecedented setting. The initiative, which is happening simultaneously across Europe, is returning to Italy after a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic and provides evening access at the symbolic price of one euro†
Extended opening at Factors Museum, exceptionally open from 7 pm to 10 pm with entrance at the symbolic cost of 1 euro and last entry at 9.30 pm. To the City Museumopen from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. and entry at a reduced rate, theatrical lectures on the secrets of Vittore Grubicy The Dragon, whose exhibition is in progress, are also planned.
Il Textile Museum it will be exceptionally open from 9 pm to midnight and you can visit it for one euro. All museums that are part of the PratoMusei network participate in the Night of the Museums: the Luigi Pecci Center for Contemporary Art, Diocesan Museums and Palazzo Pretorio.
Doors open to Medici Villa of Poggio a Caiano e Mortar Nature Museumand at 6:00 PM and 7:00 PM, guided tours by staff on the history and main historical-artistic aspects of the Medici Villa.
The Night of the Museums adheres to the Civic Museums of Pistoia, with extraordinary and free opening from 9 p.m. to midnight, last entry at 11:30 p.m., so visitors will be able to take the opportunity to admire the current exhibitions. Doors open to Municipal Museum of Ancient Art in the town hall, al museum of the Spedale del Ceppoalready museum of the twentieth century and contemporary of Palazzo Fabroni†
A Monsummano Terme doors open for National Museum Casa Giusti from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with a guided tour of the museum’s rooms, it can be visited in Pistoia the former church of the Tau at the same time as a guided tour at 6 pm to the cycle of fourteenth century frescoes and the works of Marino Marini, and also the oratorio of San Desiderio with a guided tour at 7:30 pm to the fresco of Sebastiano Vini
They are both open from 19.30 to 22.30 National Museum of Villa Guinigi that the National Museum of Palazzo Mansi.