Art, History & Mysteries

In The Addams Family’s villa there’s a salon with a parade of knights in armor…

Stibbert Museum in Florence…
Let’s face it now: as in many other cultural realities, which if well managed could become machines to make money, especially here lack the funds for “starting” and appropriate management.
Think that night security seems to me made the Association of retired Carabinieri (for free …) and that underground warehouses are full of still unopened boxes since he had received from around the world the Stibbert …
However an incredible villa with neo-gothic park that seems to be on the set of the The Addams Family, but here is all original and elegant (ah, maybe the poor lighting and the cold of the rooms deliberately want to emphasize this atmosphere …).
For a fan of weapons and history (or mysteries …) everything is simply outstanding, even compared to the most famous places (but not necessarily the best …) such as the London Tower… spectacular the salon of the ride, amazing the amount of mysterious objects that are watching you from the shadows, thrilling for the cultural distance the eastern collection …
If you can afford it absolutely worth it to spend more money and have the guided tour …
Advice: do not go as you would go to the Louvre or the National Museum, expecting modern travelers services… go like Indiana Jones or Robert Langdon and the emotional experience will not fail certainly …

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Marco "Doctor Tuscany" Tenerini

Food & Wine Professional Marketing Consultant years before Facebook, I’m blending digital marketing and traditional techniques. As an Export Manager I sold 1,500,000 bottles a year of Tuscan wine and visited 36 countries. Today I help Food & Wine companies in web marketing and commercial communication. Creator of the first Food e-commerce system in Italy, winner of the Golden Triangle for the best food sites. I have taught in Universities and High Schools and wrote the book "Guide to correct business on the web for companies" (Ed. Adiconsum). Storyteller in "Storie di Piatti" (Ed. Regione Toscana) for EXPO 2015. Expert in cooking, wines, story and histories, food photography and Paladin of Made in Tuscany. Emotional marketing and commercial concreteness: as I once was a Fashion Designer, I bring in the consultancy fantasy, passion and look to the future ... and as I served as an Officer in the Army special corp Carabinieri, organization, ethical sense, seriousness ... and the tie!