A journey through exhibitions and itineraries, showcases, monumental works, and rare documents, enhanced in new thematic displays, to create a comprehensive picture of the life and artistic activity of Giorgio Vasari in his hometown, on the occasion of the 450th anniversary of his death.

A journey through exhibitions and itineraries, showcases, monumental works, and rare documents, enhanced in new thematic displays, to create a comprehensive picture of the life and artistic activity of Giorgio Vasari in his hometown, on the occasion of the 450th anniversary of his death.

Current Expositions

June 27, 2024 / February 2, 2025

Honorata
e gratiosa

The Loggia of Giorgio Vasari

Fraternita dei Laici Palace

Piazza Grande, 1

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June 12, 2024 / February 2, 2025

The Vasari
‘vasai’

and the Arezzo ceramic production in ancient times

National Archaeological Museum Gaio Cilnio Mecenate

via Margaritone, 10

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Exhibitions

October 30, 2024 / February 2, 2025

The Theatre of Virtues

The main exhibition, the most significant event featuring works from around the world, to celebrate the 450th anniversary of Giorgio Vasari’s death

Municipal Gallery of Contemporary Art

Piazza San Francesco, 4

Sala Sant’Ignazio

Via Giosué Carducci, 7

October 30, 2024 / February 2, 2025

The Chimera of Arezzo

Exhibition and display of the famous Etruscan bronze from the National Archaeological Museum of Florence

Municipal Gallery of Contemporary Art

Piazza San Francesco, 4

Expositions

September 7, 2024 / February 2, 2025

Il disegno fu lo imitare il più bello della natura

The house, the drawings, the ideas: Giorgio Vasari and the figure of the intellectual architect

Vasari House Museum

Via XX Settembre, 55

September 20, 2024 / February 2, 2025

“Alcuna cosa fuor dell’uso comune”

The banquet for the wedding of Esther and Ahasuerus by Giorgio Vasari

National Museum of Medieval and Modern Art

Via San Lorentino, 8

September 27, 2024 / February 2, 2025

Building a Self-Image:

Giorgio Vasari through his papers

State Archive of Arezzo

Piazza del Commissario, 1

October 2024 / February 2025

“Si è mangiato altro che pane e messer Giorgio”

Critical reception and new research on the Peducci Banner

Diocesan Museum

Piazza del Duomo, 1

January 2025

Homage to Vasari

Gold Museum Orodautore

Via Giorgio Vasari, 2

The event venues in the Vasari year

Exhibitions

1 • Municipal Gallery of Contemporary Art
2 • Sala Sant’Ignazio

Collateral expositions

3 • Vasari House Museum
4 • Museum of Medieval and Modern Art
5 • Diocesan Museum
6 • Fraternita Palace Museum
7 • Biblioteca Città di Arezzo
8 • National Archaeological Museum Gaio Cilnio Mecenate
9 • State Archive
10 • Gold Museum Orodautore

The permanent itineraries featuring Vasari’s works

Museums

3 • Vasari House Museum
4 • Museum of Medieval and Modern Art
5 • Diocesan Museum

Churches and architectural works

6 • Fraternita Palace Museum
11 • Duomo
12 • Abbey of Saints Flora and Lucilla
13 • Church of Santissima Annunziata
14 • Church of Santissima Trinità
15 • Vasari Aqueduct
16 • Logge palace

Visit the official travel guide to Arezzo