Isabella’s Night

la notte d'isabellaCerreto Guidi,
4th and 5th July 2015

For an entire weekend in Cerreto Guidi you can go back in time to July 1576, when the young Isabella from the Medici family, accompanied by dames and cavaliers, reached the villa to meet with her betrothed Paolo Giordano Orsini. Around the Complesso Mediceo you can meet both nobles and popular folk engaging in games, dances and other entertainments typical during the Renaissance period. A succession of events, visits and performances which lead up to the mysterious death of Isabella, which occurred in Cerreto Guidi on 16th July 1576: don’t miss the final performance which takes place in the splendid setting of the Medici Bridges.

For further information:
Cerreto Guidi Tourist Office: Tel: 0571 55671 – Email:;
Cerreto Guidi Tourism and Culture Office: Tel: 0571 906225