Prato (nearby) - Attraction Guide to Florence

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(Florence, Italy IT)

Attractions Nearby Florence, Italy IT

17 km / 10 miles north-west of Florence (Firenze)
Tuscany (Toscana)
Italy IT (Italia)

Founded by the Ligurians, Prato is just a short drive from central Florence. Full of Etruscan and the Roman history, Prato was an important producer of high-quality wool more than 900 years ago, and is now one of Italy's major producers of textiles.

Attractions at Prato, nearby Florence, include a central, walled ancient city, several grand palaces, a magnificent municipal art gallery, a 13th-century castle and a beautiful cathedral.

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Florence Attractions


Basilica di San Lorenzo

Basilica di Santa Croce

Boboli Gardens

Campanile di Giotto

Cappella Brancacci

Duomo / Santa Maria del Fiore

Fondazione Romano nel Cenacolo di Santo Spirito

Fortezza da Basso

Giardino dei Semplici (nearby)

Palazzo dei Congressi

Palazzo Medici-Riccardi

Palazzo Pitti

Palazzo Strozzi

Palazzo Vecchio

Piazza del Signoria

Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge)

San Lorenzo Gardens

Santa Maria Novella

Stazione Centrale

Teatro Comunale (City Theatre)

Fiesole (nearby)

Medici Villas (nearby)

Mugello Region (nearby)

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