7 Fascinating Artisan Shops You Must Check Out in Florence
While Florence is recognized as a place where you can appreciate the work of great artists like Da Vinci and Michelangelo, it’s also home to other masters of their craft: artisans.
Along the cobblestone streets of this Tuscan city, there is a variety of local makers, from bookbinders to leather tailors. In most cases, their skills have been passed down through decades of family traditions, and their work is a labor of love.
If you’re interested in discovering more than what you’ll find in museums and churches, and buying souvenirs that go beyond fridge magnets and snow globes, here are the best seven artisan shops in Florence that we’d recommend you visit.