If you are in Italy this coming weekend you should celebrate the new Primavera Spring visiting one of the 700 beautiful monuments, castles, churches, palaces and parks around Italy which, usually closed, will be exclusively open to visitors on March 23-24.
This event is organized by the FAI, il Fondo Ambiente Italiano, which raises funds to preserve, restore and manage some of the most beautiful places Italy has.
For a full list of all places open in Italy please check out the FAI website and click on the region you are interested in. The website is in Italian but it is easy to get the name of the monuments.
ROME – ROMA
Indirizzo: Piazza Capo di Ferro, 13, 00186, Roma, ROMA
Indirizzo: Largo Sant’Angelo, 1, 00019, Tivoli, ROMA
VENICE – VENEZIA
Indirizzo: Santa Croce 2215 – Calle de Ca’ Corner, 30100, Venezia, VENICE
FLORENCE – FIRENZE
Indirizzo: Piazza San Pancrazio, 2, 50123, Firenze, FLORENCE
Indirizzo: Costa San Giorgio, 2, 50125, Firenze, FLORENCE
Indirizzo: Via della Petraia, 38, 50141, Firenze, FLORENCE
For travellers to Puglia you should not miss these places in the Lecce area:
ABBAZIA SANTA MARIA DI CERRATE – BENE FAI
Address: S.p. Squinzano – Casalabate, 73100, Cerrate, LECCE
Address: Via dei Mesagnesi, 73100, Lecce, LECCE
Address: Piazza s. Francesco, 27, 73010, Lequile, LECCE
For more information about places which are open in Puglia please check this page