Amedeo Modigliani12th July 2014 marks 130 years since the birth of artist Amedeo Modigliani. He was born, in fact, in 1884 at what was then number 8 Via della Barriera Maremmana (now 38 Via Roma), here in Livorno.
To celebrate the date, Modigliani's birthplace will be open to the public on 12th July 2014 from 10am to 1pm, with guided tours in the evening at 6pm, 7pm, 8pm, 9pm, and 10pm. At 7pm there will be a toast to Modigliani with red wine and Livorno's favourite street food, Cinque e Cinque, and at 9pm there will be a special birthday cake and champagne (to book tel. +(39) 3208887044). The house will also be open to visitors daily (except 15th August) throughout the summer from 10am-12pm. Entrance €5