Date and time
06/03/2021 - 27/03/2021
19:00 - 20:00
Four sessions to know more about the most powerful family in the European history: The Medici.
From the raise with Giovanni di Bicci to the decay and the end of the great dynasty with Anna Maria Luisa.
A journey inside the history of Florence and the three centuries in which they ruled Florence and the Grand Duchy of Tuscany.
First session: 6th March The 1400.
From the raise with Giovanni di Bicci until Lorenzo the Magnificient’s death.
The 1400 was the most important century for the family, the moment in which the bank was the most important one in Europe, the beginning of a great empire.
Second session: 13th March The 1500
From Cosimo the I until Ferdinand the I
During this period the family confirmed its power over Florence and expand all over Tuscany, the birth of the Grand Duchy.
Third Session: 20th March The 1600 and 1700
From Cosimo the II to Anna Maria Luisa.
The beginning of the decay and the end of a great dynasty that changed the history.
Fourth session: 27th March The Women of the Medici house.
Have you ever heard of Lucrezia Tornabuoni, or Contessina de’ Bardi?
Do you know who’s Isabella dei Medici or Eleonor of Toledo? Well, in this fourth session will talk about them: The Medici women.
All the sessions will be held by Valentina Longo, a Florentine native, a licensed tour guide in Florence and completely in love with the city and its history. And they will on zoom at 7 pm Italian time.
The cost for the whole package is 55€
The cost of a single session is 15€
Payment will be via PayPal, you will receive the link as soon as we receive the payment
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