Once again this summer, three of the top museums in Florence are promoting their collections combined with a social atmosphere, an aperitivo, and late open hours. Can you think of a better way to spend a warm evening in Firenze?
The Galleria dell’Accademia Aperitivo ad Arte is every Wednesday from 7-10pm, from June 5 until September 25 for a total of 17 nights. The exhibition areas to which the public will have access to are the Gallery of Prisons with the Tribuna of David. The aperitivo will be offered in a flowered courtyard of the museum, adjacent to the the museum bookshop.
The Uffizi Gallery appointment is confirmed every Thursday from 7-10pm, from June 6 until September 26 for a total of 17 nights. The exhibition areas to which the public will have access to the Sale del Cinquecento including works by Raphael, Bronzino, Allori, Vasari, Andrea del Sarto, Rosso Fiorentino, Pontormo. The aperitivo will be held on the terrace above the Loggia dei Lanzi.
From August 6 to September 24 the Aperitivo ad Arte will also return to the National Museum of the Bargello. Here, the appointment will be every Tuesday from 7-10pm, the exhibition areas to which the public have access are the Sala di Michelangelo, Rinascimento, and the Sala di Donatello. The aperitivo will be offered in the courtyard of Museum. Worth noting are some scheduled performances by the Compagnia delle Seggiole about the secrets of the Bargello and 7 centuries of its place in Florentine history.
Participation in the evenings cost €15 and need to be reserved at no additional cost, by calling 055-294883.
If you are an ATAF card holder, you are entitled to a 30% discount!
Aperitivo ad Arte
Via Ricasoli 58-60, Firenze
June 5 – September 25, 2013
Galleria degli Uffizi
Piazzale degli Uffizi, Firenze
June 6 – September 26, 2013
Thursdays from 7-10pm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello
Via del Proconsolo 4, Firenze
August 6 – September 24, 2013
Tuesdays from 7-10pm