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La Galleria

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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When we last visited Florence, a friend took us to Montelupo, and we discovered La Galleria...I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Edmonds, Washington
via mobile
Great variety of handcrafted ceramics!

I had a few hours in Montelupo and by chance was passing by the beautiful shop. I always wanted to... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Moscow, Russia
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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...more
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Via Venti Settembre 7, 50056, Montelupo Fiorentino, Italy
+39 0571 912261
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All reviews beautiful ceramics his mother family business in perfect condition the owner custom made by chance each piece wide range perfect service highlight of our trip ceramics museum matteo shop tuscany products design
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we last visited Florence, a friend took us to Montelupo, and we discovered La Galleria...I bought 8 pieces, most decorative, but also two clay pots that we use for cooking . The pieces are beautiful, and visitors always remark how unique and beautiful they...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2018

I had a few hours in Montelupo and by chance was passing by the beautiful shop. I always wanted to have a beautiful ceramic oil pan, and there it was! Thank you very much, Matteo, for amazing introduction and I hope to be back!

Thank Iamcosmic
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Our company had a big commission job which required to create almost 70 bespoke ceramic jars for a private event with very specific guidelines. I found the Galleria after some research and after talking to Matteo by email I knew they would be able to...More

Thank ClioBn
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We selected this pottery store because they design in the traditional fruit and vegetables themes. However they also do other designs and more modern designs. Lovely day

Thank AAtherton
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We wanted to by soms handcrafted plates in Italy. After searching the internet we found out thad there were a few shops in Montelupo selling ceramics so we took a trip there. La Gallaria was the first place we walked into and also the last...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

I was excited to visit La Galleria because of all of the good reviews. As a ceramic artist I was impressed with the craftsmanship and love put into each piece in the showroom. I found the perfect service for my daughter's wedding present. She registered...More

Thank Andrea_Colman
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We visited first time two years ago and purchased some very beautiful dinnerware which was shipped to Sweden without any problems. Now we returned and had a very nice visit both to the shop and the small factory where we could watch the 100% hand...More

Thank peterrabe2018
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Went to La Galleria as per other reviews. It's confusing to know what is a good product in Italy as much is for tourists. La Galleria is straight from the source and the family is so welcoming and helpful. We had 6 place settings -...More

1  Thank Libandma
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Montelupo was a great discovery! Only a short train (22 minutes) or car trip from Florence to a town with a rich ceramic history dating to Etruscan times. I ended up spending my time at La Galleria, a jewel of a shop run by a...More

Thank jlc-viaggiatore
Reviewed 17 June 2018

I've traveled extensively through Tuscany and always love my return visits to Montelupo, especially to see the family that owns La Galleria. They are a joy and the ceramics they sell are exquisite. The larger pots are made by Salvatore, the master potter whose delightful...More

Thank Rebecca B
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