Palazzo Vecchio Florence
Palazzo Vecchio whose construction began in 1299 was the symbol of power in Florence. Today it is an amazing museum filled with the history of this powerful renaissance city. It is also a lot of fun for both adults and kids with its many secret passages. Here you can enjoy special tours and programs designed to introduce history in a fun and interactive way for children. You will meet characters from the past like Cosimo I de’ Medici. Actors in full costume tell stories and engage visitors in discussions about the history of Florence.
There is also a tour for kids aged 3 – 7 who meet the Museum Mice that have inhabited the Palazzo for centuries and tell entertaining historical tales. This is a great museum choice for kids and adults who like making history fun.