Hidden Florence

5.0
30 reviews
5K+
Downloads
Content rating
Everyone 10+
Screenshot image
Screenshot image
Screenshot image
Screenshot image
Screenshot image

About this app

This is your pocket guide to the history and people of Renaissance Florence. Hear the lesser known stories about the major historic attractions of the city, as well as finding adventures off the beaten path.


- Audio-guided tours from historic characters

Take a stroll alongside your guides from the past - wool workers, policemen, bankers and matriarchs are waiting to take you by the hand through this historic city.


- Discover more of Florence

You can use this app as you move through the streets of Florence and trigger stories with GPS - or - sit back and let your fingers do the walking by tapping on story points.


- Insights from history experts

Based on authentic historical documents, this app will take you places that other guides don’t reach. Stories have been created by researchers and leading experts on Florentine history, Including extra insights at every point.


- Features:

- Audio-guide tours to hidden parts of the city;
- Switch between interactive historical maps and modern day;
- Visit points in any order or follow recommended routes;
- Get deeper information from the scholars behind the app at every point;
- Two stories available in Italian

Explore the other Hidden Cities by searching for Hidden: Deventer, Exeter, Hamburg, Trento, and Valencia!

-----


Hidden Florence is the result of a collaborative research project led by Fabrizio Nevola (University of Exeter), with Donal Cooper (University of Cambridge) and Nicholas Terpstra (University of Toronto), and project team members Daniel Jamison and David Rosenthal. The project has been funded by Arts and Humanities Research Council, UK (award: AH/R008086/1), the University of Exeter and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), Canada (grant: 435-2015-097). This app contains content produced for Hidden Florence, a project originally created in 2013-4 by Fabrizio Nevola with David Rosenthal and funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, UK (award: AH/K005138/1), the University of Exeter and the HEFCE Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF) for Open Innovation.
Updated on
Apr 22, 2020

Data safety

Developers can show information here about how their app collects and uses your data. Learn more about data safety
No information available
5.0
30 reviews
Jason Benson
July 2, 2022
Love this app, if you're going to Florence I would highly recommend getting this. We used it on our visit & it worked a treat
Did you find this helpful?
A Google user
August 19, 2019
not easy to understand the itinerary. only a map whit a line and all the time the app say I m not in florence...
1 person found this review helpful
Did you find this helpful?
A Google user
June 3, 2018
Fantastic app. Made my trip to Florence. Did both of the walks. Just wish they were longer. Thanks so much.
4 people found this review helpful
Did you find this helpful?

What's new

- Content updates
- Bug fixes and improvements