In order to understand the elegance and perfection of these works we should touch them. Unfortunately we are not allowed, so we limit ourselves to observing them very closely: jasper, mother-of-pearl, malachite, lapis lazuli, all kinds of quartz, precious marbles become carved designs so precisely that they have been called "stone paintings" in the nineteenth century.
Take a whole hour for yourself and let our expert guide explain this wonderful technique, reviewing works of great artistic and social value from the time of the Medici up to the nineteenth century, when the factory became a Restoration workshop of delicate and famous paintings and sculpture,
Available days: Every day from Monday to Saturday
Bookable Starting Time: From 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Duration: 1 hours
Available Languages: All, on reservation
Adult rate: The rate of the tour depends on the number of people. CALCULATE YOUR OWN RATE!
Child rate: From 6 years to 17 years with ID Please insert number of people.
Meeting Point: At the entrance of Opificio delle Pietre Dure, via degli Alfani 78, Florence