Throughout the summer, the Museo Amedeo Lia in La Spezia will be hosting variety of free events. The museum is famed for it’s varied collection of over 1200 works of art. These range from paintings, miniatures and statues made from bronze, copper and ivory, with works from Titan, Raphael and Lippo Memmi  on display. Set in a abandended convent that dates back to the 1600’s, the museum also has wonderful cloisters and a garden boasting 30 different botanical species.

Starting this Friday and ending on the 9th of August, the museum will be open till 8pm and serving a selection of aperitifs for you to try whilst you take in some of the paintings. The museum has also opened some extra space to children and young adults who wish to create their own works of art until September.

photo Davide Marcesini