What to do in Florence for free

There are many free things to do in Florence; despite being one of the most important ever art city in the world.

Florence is a Renaissance city that attracts millions of tourists every year.

In this city, there are the most beautiful in the world museums and works of art of and an artistic heritage among the richest in terms of Western culture.

In Florence, there are many free places to visit. While visiting the city you can admire the monuments and works of art that would find place in the greatest museums in the world.
Many works you can simply enjoy walking the streets and squares of Florence. In practice, this famous Italian city is comparable to a true open-air museum that you can visit without any cost. In Florence, in addition to palaces and monuments that are located outdoors along the city there are also many indoor places to which you can access for free.

One of the most important monuments in absolute as the Duomo in Florence can be visited without paying.

This majestic cathedral is also a church in every respect and this is why you can visit it for free during opening hours.

Speaking of the Duomo of Florence is necessary to remark that it is not free instead climb Giotto's famous bell tower.
Another truly spectacular place to visit in Florence is Piazzale Michelangelo. This fantastic place has a panoramic view from the top of the whole city. From here, you can have an incredible view of the profiles of the most important monuments of Florence.
Always close to the Piazzale Michelangelo is the beautiful Basilica di San Miniato al Monte. This church is free for visitors and from this place the panorama of the town is charming.
For those who love books there is the possibility of free entry to the Oblate Library in Florence. This site as well as giving the opportunity to read books also has wonderful terraces from which you can enjoy a beautiful view of the cloister and Brunelleschi’s Dome.

For those who love the gardens near the old town you can easily visit free the Horticultural Garden (Giardino dell'Orticoltura),

a place where there are plants of various kinds, which was built in the nineteenth century.

In addition to the many monuments to visit in Florence for free, this beautiful Italian citiy offers many cultural, musical and other events. These events propose themes and high-level characters that give rise to pleasant cultural and recreational activities, which attract more and more of tourists and Florentines.
Particularly rich in free events is the summer in Florence. The good weather encourage more events and outdoor activities in the most beautiful squares of the city and its largest green places.

One of the green places that come alive in the period summer is the Cascine Park that offer free demonstrations and events throughout the whole summer.

Here is the link of one of our tours that will allow you to enjoy the view from the splendid Piazzale Michelangelo: https://www.madeoftuscany.it/step-by-step-up-to-piazzale-michelangelo/