Santa Maria Novella Square FlorenceThe most obvious thing to see while in the Santa Maria Novella area is of course the majestic basilica. The interior proves that this is one of the most beautiful churches in the entire city, which is no mean feat considering the sheer number of religious buildings in Florence. Everything from the chapels to the Holy Trinity by Masaccio to the stained-glass windows is stunning and definitely worth a visit. It has been recently renovated and now has some wonderfully creative interactive exhibits. It showcases, as its name states, art from the s onwards, and has some exemplary contemporary art.
Piazza of Santa Maria Novella
Choose your preferred language. We speak English and 42 other languages. Set in Florence, this air-conditioned apartment features free WiFi. The apartment is metres from Fortezza da Basso. Private parking is available on site. Only metres from Florence Cathedral, boutique hotel The Frame is set in a historical building famous for being the place where the Mona Lisa was recovered in after having been stolen from the
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In fact it was the church that led to the construction of the piazza in the 13th century, because the Dominican preachers were so popular, they had to make room for the crowds assembling outside the church. - The first opening from dynamic Florence-based group Why The Best, this four-star hotel, with its unique rooms, helpful service, a cocktail bar, fitness room, sauna, and good breakfasts, holds its own among its younger siblings by offering an ideal location, stylish design, classic comforts and excellent value. In short, ideal, especially if you are arriving or leaving by train.
Ask the Tuscany Experts on our Forum. Florence Apartments on Airbnb. Book your Tour. Buy Museum Tickets. Book your Restaurant. Piazza Santa Maria Novella is one of main squares in Florence and one of the most beautiful , making it one of the top attractions in the city. The historical center is divided into 4 quarters and life in the quarter of Santa Maria Novella revolves around its square.