NEIGHBORHOODS ON THE FLORENCE MAP:
Central Historic Florence, Duomo and Piazza Repubblica, Outran and Palazzo Pitti neighborhood. Plus a second map showing the surrounding Tuscan hill towns and villages.
USEFUL INFORMATION ON THE MAP:
Descriptions of Florence’s Museums Art Collections.
Where to find cool local Florence Shops.
Detailed lists of Historic & Modern Architecture.
Historic Florence Landmarks with Descriptions.
Centrally located Hotels.
Theatre, Sports and Performance Spaces.
Metro Stations are shown on the Map!
Parks, Gardens & Open Spaces.Accordian-fold Florence Map Dimensions:
Open: 24 x 9 in/61 x 23 cm
Closed: 4 x 9 in/10 x 23 cm
IN FLORENCE YOU MUST SEE:
This street map of Florence makes it easy for you to explore the historic center around the Duomo and go across the famous Arno River to the charming Oltrano area. On the nearby hill is the Piazzale Michelangelo for a city view, and to the west is the Fortezza da Basso. Red Maps included an additional map of Tuscany to show you all the nearby picturesque hill towns.
Important attractions in Florence include: Brunelleschi's Duomo and the churches of Santa Maria Novella, Santa Croce, San Miniato, San Marco, Santo Spirito, San Lorenzo. The major museums are the Uffizi, Palazzo Pitti (with the Boboli Gardens) and the Accademia (with Michelangelo's "David"). Near the Duomo is the Baptistry with Lorenzo Ghiberti's famous bronze doors. The merchant princes' of Florence left us the beautiful Palazzo Medici and Strozzi. If you have time attend a concert at the Parco della Musica Opera di Firenze (Florence's new opera house). Lastly there is of course the Ponte Vecchio and the designer boutiques of via Tornabuoni. Outdoor gardens in Florence: This is also a perfect guide for Pitti Uomo - Florence's mens' fashion shows.