Pharmacy Santa Maria Novella
Haven’t you yet got ideas for Christmas gifts ?? Check this amazing old style fantastic pharmacy, Santa Maria Novella…!
A short walk from the main train station in Florence will bring to the incredible church called the Santa Maria Novella. Inside this one-of-a-kind 15th century church are many different attractions, mainly the ancient pharmacy. Established in 1612, the pharmacy still stands and is open to this day.
As you walk under the great doorway designed by Matteo Nigetti and peer inside, like a time machine – you first see the pharmacy’s original 18th century cabinets and decor. The pharmacy offers a price list and sells a range of cosmetics: perfumes, creams, and candles. A little on the expensive side, although it is said to be worth paying that little bit extra. You’ll be smelling wonderful well into the following years.