Chiesa della Santissima Annunziata Firenze
The Chiesa di Santissima Annunziata (Church of the Blessed Annunciation) is located in the northeastern part of Florence within the Piazza Santissima Annunziata (Square of the Blessed Annunciation). It is a Roman Catholic Church, founded in 1250 by seven members of the Servite order. Two years after its construction, in 1252, a painting of the... Read more
David Michelangelo Florence
The Galleria dell'Accademia di Firenze, or "Gallery of the Academy of Florence" is an art museum in Florence, Italy. Famed for being home to Michelangelo's sculpture 'David', this museum hosts many other works of arts as well. Many of Michelangelo's works of art are displayed here as well as various paintings, statues and sculptures... Read more
Palazzo Pitti Florence
Palazzo Pitti was purchased in 1550 by Eleonora, wife of Cosimo I de’Medici, but it wasn’t the official home of the Medici family until many decades later. The original Palazzo Pitti looked nothing like the stately palace visitors see today as Eleonora and Cosimo considered themselves interior designers and undertook some major renovations.... Read more