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La Galleria

Via Venti Settembre 7, 50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
+39 0571 912261
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A wonderful find- Thanks Trip Advisor!

A great Place to find beautiful pottery. I found that pottery was expensive in the heart of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Micky O
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Richmond, Virginia
David does not disappoint.

Skip the line tickets make a big difference. The entrance lines are confusing, so be very careful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jennifer G
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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1 week ago
“A wonderful find- Thanks Trip Advisor!”
4 weeks ago
“David does not disappoint. ”
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Via Venti Settembre 7, 50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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

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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
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Since our first visit to this shop three years ago, when we ordered several custom tiles, we have since moved on to larger pieces made to our order. We have a gorgeous wall clock and an antique roof tile painted in collaboration with their artists....More

Thank Mary Louise S
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We didn't go to Montelupo planning on buying pottery, but we ended up with a bunch. Matteo and his mother were in the shop and very helpful as we mixed and matched items until we were satisfied. We bought a complete set with serving pieces...More

Thank BlueSkyGail
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We are in Monteluppo for a holiday from Australia . We came across this shop after day 4, beautiful owner, great help to us. Thank you .

Thank bigmumma66
Reviewed 7 August 2016

A fantastic place - beautiful ceramics and the nicest people. I have just bought plates and got it sent to Denmark. Two boxes, carefully packed, and the delivery only took two days. Everything was perfect and a very personal experience from start to end. Next...More

Thank Helle-Laurberg
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This is a "must do" on a trip to Tuscany. The town is not on most tourist maps but you should definately take time. My wife and I saw La Galleria on Trip Advisor and I went expecting a bit of a boring trip. It...More

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