The Legacy of Florentine Craft


The Legacy of Florentine Craft - shoe makor workshop



Are you and your children interested in artisan craft workshops?

If you are, then don’t miss our Legacy of Florentine Craft tour. Along with your highly skilled and knowledgeable private guide, you will walk and explore the area known as Oltrarno, which literally means “on the other side of the Arno”.

This charming area, which is indeed located on the other side of the river Arno, is home to some of the best and most fascinating artisan craftsmen. Throughout the centuries, this is where goods have been produced for countless generations of kings, queens and noble families from all over the world.

During 2 hours, you will be lead to charming and secret workshops such as leather workers, silversmiths, shoemakers and milliners. These people all continue to produce goods following methods passed down from generation to generation. Special access to these private workshops and a privileged behind the scenes look at the productions will be granted to you and your family.

Your children will be fascinated to see how the craftsmen work… A great way to keep this fascinating tour both educational and entertaining for the children.


Key Benefits:

  • Discover the riches of Florences’ arts and crafts.The Legacy of Florentine Craft - Oltrarno
  • A visit of some private workshops with a behind the scenes look.
  • A private expert guide who knows how to keep it interesting for children of all ages.
Price per family (6 people max)


Book this activity

Duration of the activity 2 hours
Minimum age 6 years
What is included:

– A walking tour of Oltrarno and access to private workshops

– A experienced private guide