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Garden Boboli description and photos - Italy: Florence. Detailed information about the attraction. Description, photographs and a map showing the nearest significant objects. The title in English is Garden Boboli.
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The Boboli Gardens were laid out in 1549 for the Medici family. In 1766, the gardens were opened to the public. The gardens are adorned with numerous statues, especially along the ancient cypress avenue of Viottolone. A wonderful hedge of boxwood, groves of stone oaks and cypresses, fountains and numerous benches create a wonderful atmosphere for relaxation. The Belvedere fortress, built in 1590 according to the project of Buontaletti, rises above the park ensemble.
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