Natura collecta, Natura exhibita/Exhibition
Naturalistic collecting from the Medici origins until the present day
Now open to the public the exhibition "Natura collecta, Natura exhibita", which tells the evolution of naturalistic collecting from the Medici origins until the present day. The University Museum Systems has put on display 150 pieces among the most significant of its collections and representative of the various disciplines: from ethnology to zoology via botany and earth sciences.
The itinerary is set up in the Donatello Hall, in the basement of the Basilica of San Lorenzo Access through the ticket office of the San Lorenzo basilica (piazza San Lorenzo 9 - Firenze).
The ticket includes the visit to the Basilica as well as access to the exhibition
The Museum system offers guided tours of the exhibition.
More information on the exhibition on the website naturacollecta
The initiative stems from the collaboration between the University of Florence, the Opera Laurenziana and the Basilica of San Lorenzo, in conjunction with the renovation works that will involve the ‘La Specola’ Museum, one of the pillars of the University Museum System, thus making it inaccessible to the public for a few months