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La Galleria

Via Venti Settembre 7, 50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
+39 0571 912261
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Exquisite Ceramics!

This was our third visit to La Galleria and we were greeted warmly. The Mirenda family is welcoming... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Mary Louise S
Boston, Massachusetts

Very nice shop, perfect service !!! A must go while staying in Montelupo... you will never forget... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Darmstadt, Germany
via mobile
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The gallery has been operating for about 30 years in the production of artistic ceramics and as 700 years ago, only creates ceramics made ​​and hand painted. This shop is a little jewel in the commercial landscape of Montelupo. The owner Salvatore Mirenda, creates objects with the ancient technique of the lathe, the activity that takes place over 35 years, after he inherited from his father Sebastian, a master potter. Salvatore continues the family tradition of working with clay, enriching it with new shapes and decorations. Our production is not limited to the reproduction of classical works, but adds that touch of creativity, originality and quality that distinguishes our work. The gallery offers the opportunity 'to order and buy directly from the factory or via email.
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Via Venti Settembre 7, 50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

This was our third visit to La Galleria and we were greeted warmly. The Mirenda family is welcoming and accommodating. Their ceramics which now decorate our house in Boston have been custom made for us in their own factory. They work hard to make certain...More

Thank Mary Louise S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice shop, perfect service !!! A must go while staying in Montelupo... you will never forget this trip into the world of ceramics ...

Thank KB727-200
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This is a really nice shop with beautiful ceramics, ranging from traditionally painted ones to modern pieces of art. It is worth a visit if you are travelling around and the owners are really sweet too. Greetings from Hungary!

Thank Mónika F
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Glad we made the trip to Montelupo Fiorentino to visit this lovely shop! We bought some beautiful pieces for gifts and a few for ourselves! The ceramicist and his son were very welcoming and helpful and there was a wide range of styles to choose...More

1  Thank Susan T
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We could easily have bought quite a few items in this lovely shop. The owners are very friendly and they have a lot of beautiful and unique hand-made ceramic household items for sale, including decorative but practical kitchenware. If you're staying in the area and...More

Thank dbateman2
Reviewed 17 June 2017

A great Place to find beautiful pottery. I found that pottery was expensive in the heart of Florence and the market did not provide quality pottery. So I went to the source in Montelupo, the home of Majolica pottery. I was thrilled to get several...More

Thank Micky O
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Skip the line tickets make a big difference. The entrance lines are confusing, so be very careful about which line you stand in. The main attraction here is definitely David. I took my time soaking in all the different angles and parts of the sculpture....More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Based on Trip Advisor reviews, we decided to save our ceramics shopping for our day trip to Montelupo and our visit to La Galleria. I am so glad we did. What a beautiful selection of extremely high quality pieces! We just returned home and we...More

1  Thank patb142017
Reviewed 30 April 2017

My wife is making ceramics, this is her hobby and her passion. Naturally, we visit ceramics manufacturers everywhere we travel. This includes Italy, of course, Tuscany in particular. But La Galleria in Montelupo is one of our strongest impressions to date. They have a few...More

Thank Eugene N
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

On vacation all the way from the USA, my husband and I ended up in Montelupo in search of Italian ceramics. We browsed a number of shops -- and knew this was THE one as soon as we walked in. The service, the fact that...More

Thank KatBocc
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