The Four Seasons Chapel

The chapel at the Palazzo della Gherardesca, now enveloped by the Four Seasons Hotel in Florence, is an exquisite slice of history. The frescoes adorning its walls are steeped in religious narrative, a testament to the Florentine Renaissance's spiritual fervor. Granted special dispensation to be built, the chapel reflects the significance of Bartolomeo Scala, a miller's son who scaled the heights of power within the Medici government. Join our world-famous art historian Andrew Graham-Dixon as he delves into the symbolism and stories these religious frescoes depict. Far from mere adornments, they capture the essence of an era defined by both piety and progress. Embark on this enlightening journey with Andrew Graham-Dixon and uncover the layers of devotion and artistry within the chapel's frescoes. This tour isn't just a viewing; it's an immersive experience into the heart of Renaissance Florence.