Discover Everything to Do in Siena in June

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If you’re planning a trip to Siena in June, you’ve chosen the perfect time to fully experience the city’s unique atmosphere! June offers a variety of events, shows, and festivals that will make your stay in Siena even more special.
Enjoy the pleasant summer weather as you explore Siena’s rich culture and traditions. Find out what Siena has to offer in June and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Here are the events in June in Siena:

EXHIBITIONS

At the Santa Maria della Scala Museum Complex, you can visit two noteworthy exhibitions:

  • The exhibition “Aleardo Paolucci: Between Pienza, Siena, and Rome in the Footsteps of Pius II” is a prestigious showcase celebrating the art of Aleardo Paolucci (1927-2013) with 54 works dedicated to Pope Pius II. The exhibition runs until June 9 and spans the artistic cities of Siena and Pienza, culminating in Rome.
  • The “Object Book” exhibition at Santa Maria della Scala, from March 23 to July 7, 2024, is a significant national event. Following its resounding success at the Adi Design Museum in Milan in October 2023, this fifth edition expands to various locations in central and southern Italy, including the picturesque setting of Siena. The exhibition features works from the Fifth Biennial, including four installations and 46 artist, hybrid, and design books, some enhanced with augmented reality. Also on display are the winners of the first Best Book Award, offering an immersive experience into contemporary book creativity.

MUSIC

The concert season of the Accademia Musicale Chigiana continues with the Chigiana Spring Festival until June 26. Discover all the concerts at www.chigiana.org!

GUIDED TOURS

Starting from the 1st day of June, visitors will have the opportunity to take part in exclusive guided tours of the fresco cycle “Allegory and Effects of Good and Bad Government” by Ambrogio Lorenzetti, located in the Palazzo Pubblico. This initiative will allow participants to explore the restoration site, offering them an unparalleled experience and a unique opportunity to admire these works of art up close. For more information and to book your visit, click here.

SPECIAL UNCOVERING OF THE DUOMO FLOOR

Prepare for a journey through time and art at Siena Cathedral, where the marble inlay floor will be exceptionally open to the public from June 27 to July 31 and from August 18 to October 16, 2024. This exceptional masterpiece, the result of five hundred years of artistic mastery, offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in beauty and deep human values.
Learn more about the special uncovering of the Duomo floor.

MARKETS AND FAIRS

On the third Sunday of each month, don’t miss L’Angolo del Collezionista in Piazza del Mercato, an antique, modern, and collectibles market. It’s the perfect event for vintage object and clothing enthusiasts.

VIVIFORTEZZA FESTIVAL 

With the arrival of summer, Siena is gearing up to host the fantastic VIVIFORTEZZA festival! The Medicean Fortress will become a lively hub of events, featuring shows, concerts, cultural meetings, and aperitifs. Don’t miss this exciting summer event! Every day brings something new!
Discover the full schedule of ViviFortezza Siena!

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