What to do in August in Florence

This month, the Palazzo Ruspoli team proposes you the most interesting events in the city. Whether you have already booked your stay at the bed and breakfast in the historic centre of Florence, Palazzo Ruspoli, or you are thinking of a next holiday in town, here you will find the most interesting leisure ideas.

The best exhibitions and the unforgettable events in Florence in August: find out all

  • Florence Dance Festival, Chiostro Grande di Santa Maria Novella, until August 2nd,
  • La Mandragola, aperitif and show at the Forte Belvedere’s terrace, 3 and 4 August,
  • Cambio della Guardia, piazza della Signoria, 5 August,
  • A cavallo del tempo. L’arte di cavalcare dall’Antichità al Medioevo, Limonaia del Giardino di Boboli e Piazza San Firenze, until October 14th,
  • Festa di San Lorenzo, piazza San Lorenzo, 10 August,
  • Outdoor cinema, free entrance, piazzale degli Uffizi, until August 11,
  • The 15th August dinner in Florence, Osteria Pagliazza, piazza Santa Elisabetta,
  • Fritz Koenig (1924 – 2017) La Retrospettiva, Galleria degli Uffizi, until October 7,
  • Eliseo Mattiacci.Gong, Forte Belvedere, until October 14,
  • In viaggio con stile: Guidare le automobili, lasciarsi guidare dalle mode, Palazzo Pitti, Museo della Moda e del Costume, until December 2nd,
  • L’Italia a Hollywood, Museo Salvatore Ferragamo, until March 10, 2019,
  • Steve McCurry. Icons, Villa Bardini, until September 16,
  • Jazz di una notte di mezza estate, Off Bar – Lago dei Cigni, via Filippo Strozzi, 21 e 28 August,
  • The Florence Experiment Un progetto di Carsten Höller e Stefano Mancuso, Palazzo Strozzi, until August 26,
  • Islam e/a Firenze. Collezionismo dai Medici all’Ottocento, Galleria degli Uffizi, Aula Magliabechiana, until September 23,
  • Ciompi Mensile Antiquariato, piazza Lorenzo Ghiberti, 26 August,
  • The Elegance of Speed, Palazzo Pitti, until September 16th.

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27 July 2018