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Free things to see and do in Florence

Calcio Storico, Azzurri Vs. Rossi, in 2008

Festivals, holidays, traditions, and other events in Florence

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What do do in Florence that will make the whole family happy—Sights, experiences, restaurants, tours, and more

"The Birth of Venus" (1484–85) by Sandro Botticelli

Free on the first Sunday of the month

Botticelli's Birth of Venus is among the masterpieces in the Uffizi Galleries, where a small booking fee will save you potentially hours in line (Photo Public Domain)

The Early Bird gets the Uffizi tickets—yes, there are some museums, monuments, and sights in Florence for which you really need to reserve admission tickets ahead of time