5 Cathedrals to visit along the Cammino di San Jacopo
Along the historic via Cassia, the Cammino winds through extraordinary areas that are rich in history and connect some of the most beautiful Italian cities of art.
Taste the flavours of Pistoiese mountains
Stagionalità e alta qualità: la cucina di montagna esalta al meglio i frutti del territorio.
The Della Robbia family and enamelled terracotta
The magnificent Della Robbia enamelled terracotta works of art still represent artistic excellence whose beauty remains unchanged over time
Discovering the mountains near Pistoia along the Porrettana railway route
A fascinating journey through history and nature.
The iron industry in the Pistoia Mountains, a visit to the Maresca ironworks
Even though lacking in iron - an essential raw material in the iron and steel industry - the Pistoia mountains were chosen thanks to their abundance of woodlands and water which were used for fuel and motor power.
Molino di Giamba and chestnuts of Pistoia Mountains
In the Orsigna Valley there are some historical buildings dedicated to the working of chestnuts.
The Art of Chocolate at Agliana
The Story of Roberto Catinari, the Tuscan Willy Wonka. A surprisingly sweet journey
On the “Strada dell’Olio e del Vino”
Food and wine and unforgettable panoramic views at Quarrata and Serravalle. Exploring Montalbano's gentle hills.
Things that you would never dream of doing in a library
Culture, wellbeing, amusement, socialization and somebody always ready to help you: the San Giorgio is a very special library indeed.
Discovering the Progetto Segnavie
New themed itineraries in the Pistoia Mountains: a contemporary mix of art and walks
Visiting Pistoia in the Jacobean Year
Pistoia - a city of long walks and pilgrims - celebrates the Jubilee Year of Saint James with a rich programme of cultural events.
Traditions at table: what to eat and try out
Enjoy the strong and genuine flavours of local cooking: your palate will be thanking you!
Abetone Botanical and Forest Garden
An itinerary full of flavors and colors to protect biodiversity in the Pistoia Apennines.
To live and enjoy the mountains: the Casetta de’ Pulledrari di Maresca
A well-equipped green area is the starting point for excursions on foot or by e-bike. Events, games and music all summer long thanks to the 'Vivere Piteglio' association.
On the way to discovering St. James through the art works to be seen in the City Museum of Antique Art
In the City Museum of antique art's exhibition rooms: a way to discover the works of art that depict St. James himself, or that are linked to his cult.
Looking out for Castagno di Piteccio’s works of art
To wander about Castagno is a continuous surprise each and every time you come here! This little but large place is always a work in progress.
Snowshoeing in the Pistoia Mountains
Snowshoeing is an excellent alternative to traditional winter sports. So that you can do physical activity while in close touch with nature and surrounded by breathtaking landscapes.