What was life like for the Jewish people in Florence when Botticelli painted the Primavera”? Or at Galileo’s time? And what is life like for Jews in Florence, today? Florencetown has just the perfect person to guide guests through the story of Florence under the Jewish perspective. An art historian of Jewish origin makes Jewish history come alive through her knowledge, stories and by actually taking you to the places where Jewish history was made and is still alive. Guests will have an insider’s view of a Jewish Florence not found in guidebooks. The tour starts from the beautiful Synagogue, the jewish cemetery and Jewish Museum and continues on viewing the city from a jewish aspect, discovering the former getto and the first neighborhood. The oldest history of a Jewish Community.