Using Timelines to Understand the History of Florence
A walk through time with the city's major political, artistic, and architectural accomplishments, plus some of its celebrities. View the Timeline
The Medici family dominated Florentine politics for centuries, beginning with Giovanni de Medici in the fourteenth century. View the Timeline
Some of the more prominent Florentine artists, writers, and intellectuals. View the Timeline
The churches, palaces, bridges, and architecture of Florence. This timeline is still under construction but you can see the rib vaults already here.
While not exactly Florentine, it pays to know your Popes. More than 1,000 years of Popes, from John XVII in 1003 to Benedict XVI today. View the Timeline