Here is one to put on your calendar if you are here, or maybe even a reason to come to Florence in itself - the Mostra Mercato Internazionale dell'Antiquariato (Florence Antiques Biennial):
"From september 30th till october 9th 2005, exhibiting in an area of approximately 1,500 sq. m., ninety prestigious international antiquarians represented all the sectors of the antiques world, offering a broad panorama of schools and styles of every epoch and provenance."
General admission, 10€, groups or bearers of Trenitalia or Eurostar train ticket, 8€. Open festival days from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Info: (011-39-055) 282-635