The Memorial is a beautiful spot amidst wooded slopes, near the Greve River and approximately 5 miles from the historic ... More
Florence American Cemetery & Memorial
The Memorial is a beautiful spot amidst wooded slopes, near the Greve River and approximately 5 miles from the historic center. Green courts with white crosses, on either side of a pylon, consist of 4,398 graves of soldiers who died for their country. The names soldiers is written upon the Tablets of the Missing, which serves as a reminder of sacrifice and loyalty. A staff member is on site at all times to answer questions and assist relatives to the graves. Achievements of the American Armed Forces in this region can be viewed in the north atrium of the memorial.
Both architecturally and artistically unique, this monastery commissioned in 1342 by Niccolò Acciaioli, viceroy of the Kingdom of Naples, was
originally home to Carthusian monks. Today Cistercian monks give visitors a guided tour of the complex's treasures. The tour ...
70 seven acres of lush green greet you at the memorial in Nettuno. Built in honor of American Airforce and
Navy soldiers, the site pays homage to the heroes who lost their lives on these foreign shores during the ...
Built on the site of an Etruscan settlement, Florence, the symbol of the Renaissance, rose to economic and cultural pre
eminence under the Medici in the 15th and 16th centuries. Its 600 years of extraordinary artistic activity can be ...