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The Heart of Florence: Santa Maria Novella and the Historical Pharmacy

The Heart of Florence: Santa Maria Novella and the Historical Pharmacy
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Centro Guide Firenze
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Centro Guide Firenze

Overview

A charming visit to two of Florence’s most ancient and important landmarks, intimately bound to the city’s heart and soul, to its history and rich artistic heritage : the splendid Church of Santa Maria Novella and the ancient Dominican Pharmacy.

Your specialized guide will lead you to dicover the magnificent Church, which boasts innumerabile architectural and artistic treasures; the visit will then proceed to the nearby “Officina Profumo Farmaceutica”, the ancient pharmacy founded by Dominican Friars in 1612 and still hosted within the ancient preciously decorated and furnished monumental headquarters in Via della Scala.

Tour details

A charming visit to two of Florence’s most ancient and important landmarks, intimately bound to the city’s heart and soul, to its history and rich artistic heritage : the splendid Church of Santa Maria Novella and the ancient Dominican Pharmacy.

Your specialized guide will lead you to discover the magnificent Church, which boasts innumerabile architectural and artistic treasures; the visit will then proceed to the nearby “Officina Profumo Farmaceutica”, the ancient pharmacy founded by Dominican Friars in 1612 and still hosted within the ancient preciously decorated and furnished monumental headquarters in Via della Scala.

Availability: every Friday afternoon starting from September 7th 2012

Timing: 3:00pm
Duration: 2 hours

Meeting Point: In front of main entrance to Santa Maria Novella Church, Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence 15 minutes before confirmed time.

Languages: English, Italian, French

Participants: minimum 2 people to be confirmed, maximum 15 per group

Includes:

  • Guided visit by licensed professional guide specialized in art history
  • Entrance fee to Church
  • Visit to the Ancient Pharmacy (free of charge as per its policy)

Cancellation Policy:

There will be no penalty for cancellations of excursion bookings communicated in writing to the organization at least two (2) days prior to the booked date.

For cancellations between two and one day prior to the date, 50% of the fare will have to be paid; from one day prior to the date, the payment of the entire amount will be due and no reimbursement will be granted.

No reimbursement will be granted to any client who is not at the place of meeting at the time established; similarly, no reimbursement will be granted to clients who do not complete the visit.

PLEASE NOTE: Immediately after submitting an order, you will receive an email with your order summary plus a second email confirming your successful payment. A confirmation email with links to the vouchers will be sent one business day after you place your order (Monday afternoon for orders submitted on Friday and during the weekend). Please make sure that your anti-spam filter does not block automatic emails from help@waf.it

 

Prices

In order to know the price of tickets for a specific date, please select date, time, and number and kind of tickets and click on Check button on the order form

Price per group:

  • Cost of the guide (per group, from 2 to 15 people): Euro 348.92
  • Entrance tickets (price per person): Euro 7.93

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