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Hidden Florence Walking Tour
"Walk in the mystery of the most famous sites of Florence and learn about the city's ancient culture passing through the city center were many secrets are kept. Walk past the Baptistery the Duomo and the Cathedral which are decorated with elaborated facades and marble panels representing mystical scenes such as the “Miracle of The Flowering Tree” and “The Bull and The Baker"" which our guide will explain for you. Pass by Dante's Home where you will learn about the infamous Church of Dante and Beatrice also known as Santa Margherita dei Cerchi. The next stop will be Palazzo Vecchio where you will admire the civil architecture and learn about the Medici Family. After that you will stop in Piazza Della Signoria
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Hidden Florence Walking Tour
"Walk in the mystery of the most famous sites of Florence and learn about the city's ancient culture passing through the city center were many secrets are kept. Walk past the Baptistery the Duomo and the Cathedral which are decorated with elaborated facades and marble panels representing mystical scenes such as the “Miracle of The Flowering Tree” and “The Bull and The Baker"" which our guide will explain for you. Pass by Dante's Home where you will learn about the infamous Church of Dante and Beatrice also known as Santa Margherita dei Cerchi. The next stop will be Palazzo Vecchio where you will admire the civil architecture and learn about the Medici Family. After that you will stop in Piazza Della Signoria
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Florence Cheese and Wine Tasting
"Make your own way to the venue for your small-group experience: a traditional enoteca in Florence’s historical San Lorenzo quarter.Head inside and meet the friendly and knowledgeable owner-come-sommelier Livio. A winner of the prestigious ‘Best Sommelier Fisar Italia’ award Livio will guide your tastings and introduce you to the world of Tuscan wine and cuisine so you can get the best from the experience.Take a seat and learn how the bar opened in 1895 first as a delicatessen and then a fish shop and has stayed in the hands of the same family since. See the beautiful marble basins complete with sculpted marble spouts that were once used to wash the fish sold here.Then
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Casa Di Dante - Dante's House Tips (13)

Casa di Dante - his home and now museum

Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) was born in Florence and belonged to a patrician family that is strongly supported Ghibellines. His unwavering commitment to Ghibellines, who were against the Pope, was...
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croisbeauty
Aug 26, 2016

And Dante's Church

Right next to Dante's house you can find a small church that it's a true gem, almost hidden to the unaware tourist, but worth a visit, if for nothing else just because it was attended by the great...
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jorgec25
Jun 08, 2016

Dantesque Furnishings

Dante reportedly was born in a small house still extant on Via Santa Margherita. One of the beauties about Florence is that, without some special indication of its being the Dante house, the building...
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mrclay2000
Apr 04, 2011

Poetry in the street

I didn't go into Dante's house because of scepticism about famous houses. The Mozart house in Vienna was filled with shrieking school children and contained little to nothing of interest. Dante's...
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mikey_e
Aug 21, 2007

Dante's home

Dante Alighieri was the member of one of the best families in Florence, but he was expelled from the city. He lived in different cities in Italy and died in Ravena (1321). He could not ever go back to...
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viddra
May 21, 2007

Casa di Dante

It's actually unknown that if famous poet was born here or not. But he was living there as common belief. Building is coming from 13th century and using as museum dedicated to Dante nowadays. Museum...
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Karahan
Jan 07, 2007

Under repairs

When I was there it was being repaired. His house was located behind my house (I lived in Via Del Corso) so I walked past it couple of times and went inside the church.It looked pretty from outside so...
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stfan
Dec 10, 2004

Dante's house - La casa di Dante

As I learned, the place known as the house of Dante Alighieri, the great medieval florentine writer, is actually a replica of the actual house that existed in the same place, where he was born and...
OrlandoBR
Nov 23, 2002

Casa di Dante

Why, it's a place where Dante Alighieri lived, isn't that sufficiently unique? I'm talking 'The Divine Comedy' here, containing that rollicking raucus romp, 'Inferno', plus those other two which most...
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LowBrow
Aug 26, 2002

Dante Alighieri

Dante is maybe the most important writer in Italy.He wrote 'La Divina Commedia' and he is considered the 'Father' of italian language.
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Azhut
Nov 02, 2004

Dante Alighieri's House in Florence

The former home of poet Dante Aligheri, who wrote the famous Divine Comedy (Divina Commedia) is a small museum dedicated to Dante's works.
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geeyook
Jul 19, 2004

Dante the Great

About Dante,I guess everyone who ever came in touch with Literature or even Philosophy ... I think he knows about the contribution of this great soul .
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saras_naman
Jul 06, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Casa Di Dante - Dante's House

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Segway Tours

If you get the chance do a segway tour to see Florence. There were six of us in our party and we had our own guide. We had a great time and really enjoyed it - it made our weekend. The instruction on...
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Climbing The Duomo

The first time we were here, years ago, we climbed to the top of the campanile, so this time we took on the Duomo. It is a daunting climb of about 460 steps, but you get interesting views inside a...
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Il Duomo - Santa Maria del Fiore

the famous Bell Tower was started by Giotto in 1334 but he dies in 1337 and the tower was finished by Francesco Talenti in 1359 and has a measurements of 84.7 metres tall and approximately 15 metres...
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Loggia Dei Lanzi

part four of my tips with close up pictures of the various sculptures in the Loggia Dei Lanzi if you want to savor some of the Renaissance Sculptures and works of art for Free, then Head to the...
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Palazzo Vecchio

The Palazzo Vecchio was the main Town Hall of Florence of which it lies along the Piazza Della Signora of which along the entrance sits the Copies of Michaelangelo's David (of which the original was...
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Museo Palazzo Davanzati

The Palazzo Davanzati is an old Florentine home the belonged to a wealthy merchant family. Built back in the 1300s and now a museum, it gives you the idea of how the wealthy lived in Florence. The...
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Getting to Casa Di Dante - Dante's House

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Via Santa Margherita, 1

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  • Sunday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 17:00

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