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The Teatro del Maggio is in the center, close to the old city walls, next to the historic Stazione Leopolda. The garden that welcomes visitors is Piazzale Vittorio Gui, named after the founder of the Florentine Orchestral Stable and the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.

By train
Santa Maria Novella is Florence’s main train station. You can reach the Teatro del Maggio from the station by foot (approximately 10-15 minutes), by tram (one stop) or by taxi.

By car
The Teatro del Maggio is located just outside the restricted traffic zone.
It is possible to park very close to the theater or in the parking fees (from 8am to 20pm, excluded on Sunday and holidays), in the Piazza Vittorio Veneto car park (around the equestrian monument of Vittorio Emanuele II or in front of the NH Hotel) or in the Parco delle Cascine area for free.

By bicycle and motorbike
It is possible to park in the areas dedicated to the Teatro del Maggio.

By bus
Lines 17 and 23A-B (Via delle Carra stop);
Lines 17B-C, 22, 23 and 23N (Pierluigi da Palestrina stop);
Lines 29, 29B, 29BA, 29BC, 29D, 30A, 30AC, 30B, 35, 35A, 57, C2 and C3 (Leopolda – Porta al Prato stop; End of the line).

By tram
Line T1 (Porta al Prato – stop).

Disabled access
Reserved parking spaces are available in the
area closest to the Theatre entrance.

Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

Piazzale Vittorio Gui, 1
50144 Firenze
Artist entrance
Via del Fosso Macinante, 13
50144 Florence

Tel. 055 2779.276

Courtesy Service: 055 2001278, active from Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm, for information and telephone sales

Reception: 055 2779.276


Inaugurated on April 7, 1817 at the presence of Ferdinand III of Habsburg-Lorraine, thanks to its closeness to Palazzo Pitti it soon became the court theater and the venue of the Ravvivati Academy, as evidenced by the three metal torches, symbol of the company, still on the facade .

By car
It is possible to park on the roads surrounding Porta Romana, in Piazza Tasso, in Viale dei Colli, in Viale del Poggio Imperiale or in the Oltrarno car park (Piazza della Calza, 1). The Theatre can be reached by foot in 3-5 minutes.

By bus
Lines D and C3 (Santo Spirito stop);
Line 11 (Campuccio or Via Romana stops);
Lines 6A-B (Pescaia di S. Rosa or S. Frediano stops).

Teatro Goldoni

Via Santa Maria, 15
50125 Florence