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Open Day 2016

Historical Archives of the European Union will host an Open Day on Saturday 7 May 2016, from 10.00 to 17.30, at Villa Salviati, Florence.

Villa Salviati is accessible to pedestrians only, from the gates at Via Bolognese 156 and Via Faentina 261. Participation in the Open Day is free.

It will be a day of art, books, music and circus shows for young and old to enjoy together in the name of a united Europe.

Porte aperte 2016 [ITA]

Arts and music programme

10:00 – 17:00 | Sculpture exhibition in the garden: Fritzi Metzger and Filippo Dobrilla
10:00 – 16:00 | Guided visits to the gardens and grottoes of Villa Salviati. Associazione Città Nascosta.
11:00 – 12:00 | Concert by the the Academy of Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.
16:30 – 17:30 | Closing concert by orchestra ReMuTo.

Family programme

10:30 – 16:30 | Circo Europa. Circus workshops. Scuola Circo En Piste.
10:30 – 15:30 | Ciao Europa! – workshops. Giunti Editore
14:00 - 14:30 | Supereroi Mission 1. Scuola Circo En Piste.
15:30 – 16:30 | Performance by the students of Scuola Circo En Piste. Witness the performance of jugglers, acrobatics and aerial tricks.
16:30 – 17:00 | Supereroi Mission 2. Scuola Circo En Piste
Open Day 2016

For more information please contact:

Laura Burgassi

Tel.: +39 055.468.56.61

E-mail: [email protected]

To book the guided visits, please send a message to:

[email protected].

Villa Salviati - Via Bolognese 156, 50139 Firenze


Circo en piste
Città nascosta
Excellent Gusto
Giunti Editore
Opera di Firenze


Arancia Di Ribera
Gastronomia Umbra
La Querce
Tigella Manilù
Gelatieri Artigiani Fiorentini
Officina Profumo Farmaceutica Di Santa Maria Novella