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San Vivaldo “Jerusalem”

San Vivaldo, Montaione (Firenze)

+39 0571 699255

www.comune.montaione.fi.it

Description

Scale reproduction of the city of Jerusalem of the XIV Century, with 18 chapels containing terracottas and paintings dated the first half of the XV Century with scenes of the Passion of Jesus.

Notes

Tourist Information Office Montaione Tel +39 0571 699255, Ufficio Cultura Comune Montaione Tel +39 0571 699267-252-265.

Opening Hours

From 1st April to 31st October: Monday-Saturday 3-7 pm, Sunday and holidays 10 am-7 pm. From 1st November to 31st March: every day 2-5 pm.

Prices

Full price € 3,50, reduced € 2,50.

Disabled Access

Access: Yes

Accessibility

Partially accessible to disabled people

How to get here

Public transport: train until Castelfiorentino, then continue by taxi; or train until Empoli, then bus PIUBUS no. 33/34 until Montaione and then continue by taxi. Car: from Montaione follow the signs for San Vivaldo (about 5 Km).

Source: Tourist Information Centers City of Florence - Piazza Stazione 4, [email protected] - Loggia del Bigallo, [email protected]

Pazzagli Park

Via Sant’Andrea a Rovezzano 5, Firenze

+39 055 691114

www.pazzagli.com

Description

200 works, above all by the artist Enzo Pazzagli, are displayed on a surface of 23900 squared meters.

Notes

Other phone number: +39 348 3300352.

Opening Hours

March-October: every day 10 am-7 pm, in winter by appointment only.

Prices

Free of charge.

Disabled Access

Access: Yes

How to get here

Public transport: from Piazza Stazione bus 14 (direction Girone), bus stop Aretina 11. Car: direction Pontassieve, in Via Generale dalla Chiesa turn right at the 3rd traffic light towards S. Andrea a Rovezzano.

Source: Tourist Information Centers City of Florence - Piazza Stazione 4, [email protected] - Loggia del Bigallo, [email protected]

Pinocchio Park

Via San Gennaro 3, Collodi, Pescia (Pistoia)

+39 0572 429342

www.pinocchio.it

Description

Mosaics, statues and buildings set amidst the greenery and created by different artists to create the atmosphere and the episodes in the story of the Adventures of Pinocchio.

Opening Hours

From 1 Mar to 1 Nov (high season): open every day from 8.30 am to sunset From 2 Nov to 28 Feb (low season): holidays and days before holidays from 10 am to sunset, on the other days by appointment only (groups only).

Prices

Full price € 12 high season / € 11 low season, € 9 reduced high season / € 8 reduced high season.

Disabled Access

Access: Yes

Accessibility

Partially accessibile to disabled people.

How to get here

Public transport: train until Pescia, then bus BLUBUS line U803 until Collodi. Car: motorway A11 exit Chiesina Uzzanese, direction Pescia then follow the signs for Parco di Pinocchio.

Source: Tourist Information Centers City of Florence - Piazza Stazione 4, [email protected] - Loggia del Bigallo, [email protected]

Pistoia Zoo

Via Pieve a Celle 160/a, Pistoia

+39 0573 911219

www.zoodipistoia.it

Description

Main zoological garden in Tuscany, with approx. 400 animals.

Opening Hours

Open every day 9.30 am-5 pm.

Prices

Full price € 14,50, children 3-10 years € 10,50, over 65 € 13,50.

Disabled Access

Access: Yes

How to get here

Public transport: train until Pistoia, then bus BLUBUS line 59 until the zoo. Car: motorway A11 exit Pistoia, turn left on the motorway junction, exit Pistoia Ovest. Follow the signs for the zoo.

Source: Tourist Information Centers City of Florence - Piazza Stazione 4, [email protected] - Loggia del Bigallo, [email protected]it

Tarot Garden

Loc. Garavicchio, Capalbio (Grosseto)

+39 0564 895122

www.nikidesaintphalle.com

Description

Niki de Saint Phalle esoteric sculpture garden based on Tarots cards.

Opening Hours

From 1st April to 15th October: every day 2.30-7.30 pm. From November to March: Monday-Friday 8 am-4 pm, closed Saturday and holidays.

Prices

Full price € 12, reduced € 7.

Disabled Access

Access: Yes

How to get here

Public transport: train until Orbetello, then by bus RAMA Mobilità. Car: SS1 Aurelia exit Pescia Fiorentina, follow the signs.

Source: Tourist Information Centers City of Florence - Piazza Stazione 4, [email protected] - Loggia del Bigallo, [email protected]