The Flood of Florence, November 4, 1966

The Flood of Florence, November Terrible devastation and destruction. Many works of art including the Cross of Cimabue were badly damaged, many permanently destroyed.

Flood of Florence 1966

On November 1966 the Arno river flooded most of the city center damaging millions of art treasures and books. The flood left many marks on the city and its artistic patrimony, many pieces of artwork are still under restoration over 40 years later.

Firenze...the heartbreaking flood of 1966

Tuscan Traveler& Tales – Dark Water, a story of the 1966 flood .

Florence Lungarno

Florence Lungarno