Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore

by Silvia Donati | Wed, 11/10/2021 - 03:18
In order to allow for the rotation of the main bell of Giotto's Campanile in Florence, known as the ‘campanone’ (big bell), all seven bells of the iconic…
by ITALY | Wed, 03/05/2014 - 23:00
What an impressive sight for Florentines and tourists alike when they looked up and saw a crane right by the central rose window (rosone) of Florence’s Duomo (…
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 02/05/2014 - 01:00
Scaffolding operations began last week at the Baptistery of Florence to get the monument ready for restoration work planned on the eight external facades. The…