In this short article we want to talk to you about a great Renaissance painter, Raphael, just in the year in which the “divine painter” is celebrated, the 500th anniversary of his death.
Raffaello Sanzio left some of his most significant works in Florence, in particular at the Uffizi Gallery and Palatine Gallery.
The Boboli Gardens are one of the largest and most elegant examples of an Italian garden. This large city park combines natural architecture with an extraordinary open-air museum, made up of buildings, fountains, greenhouses, lemon houses and even a hunting lodge.
Visiting David’s museum is a definite must for art lovers visiting Florence. To get the month off on the right foot, on the first day of October, I decided to visit the Accademia Gallery, which everyone knows as David’s museum because it has long been home to Michelangelo’s original David, the peerless emblem of Florence and Michelangelo’s sculptural works.
The Uffizi Gallery is always a top choice for those interested in seeing museums when in Florence. Even if you’ve already been, the Uffizi will always be Florence’s defining museum and is always worth a visit.
Uffizi Gallery, 10 must-see masterpieces for those visiting the Gallery for the first time. iotto, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Titian, Michelangelo, and Caravaggio are just a few of the master artists whose work hangs here.