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3 May 2021

On 31 March 2021, the Draghi government announced the decision to exclude large cruise liners from the Venice Lagoon. This is a victory for FAI, who, for ten years, has been defending the delicate ecosystem of the lagoon city and calling for solutions to safeguard the World Heritage Site.

Continue reading “Grandi Navi”: a new decree excludes ocean liners from the Lagoon [..]

3 February 2021

Italian lecturers who usually accompany trips organized for FAI members will guide you in a very different type of travel, the kind you can do with your mind.

Continue reading Grand Tour around the world – Webinars to travel with your mind [..]

3 February 2021

Known for having worked on Da Vinci’s Last Supper and the Scrovegni Chapel, the 95-year-old restorer had recently come back to FAI’s Monastero di Torba.  She left us at the age of 95 last December.

Continue reading In memory of Pinin Brambilla, Italy’s most well-known restorer [..]

3 February 2021

The incredible discoveries at the Castello di Masino, near Turin, date back to the seventeenth century.

Continue reading The wonders of the Salone dei Savoia at Castello di Masino [..]

3 February 2021

FAI properties, in addition to being environmentally sustainable, are a real treasure trove of biodiversity, thanks to the many ecosystems that the Foundation protects, cares for and respects throughout Italy.

Continue reading FAI properties are a treasure trove of biodiversity [..]

3 February 2021

In 2020, FAI properties were only open for five months but the conservation work never stopped.

Continue reading Behind the scenes: while FAI properties were closed [..]

3 February 2021

More than half a million euros have been raised in Italy and abroad thanks to the special year-end appeal FAI Needs you!

Continue reading 2020 A year together, thanks to all our donors [..]

10 December 2020

As for all of us, these times have been challenging on many different levels for FAI UK. Here is some important news from our Chairman and Board of Trustees.

Continue reading From the Board of Trustees [..]

7 December 2020

FAI looks after and protects that which makes Italy the most beautiful country in the world.

By supporting FAI’s mission, you can make a difference to the future of Italy’s cultural heritage, art, landscape and culture. Your contribution can make this possible.

Continue reading FAI Needs you [..]

7 December 2020

Lockdown gave us new opportunities to be close to our members through the technology we have all become better-acquainted with. Since the beginning of October we have been broadcasting a series of webinars called Grand Tour of FAI Properties from the comfort of your sofa that have been very successful with many loyal attendees and enthusiastic participation.

Continue reading Virtual tours of FAI Properties [..]