Category Archives: Citri et Aurea Project

Conservation of historic gardens and citrus collections: Conclusions of the gardening seminar ‘Citri et Aurea’

Conservation of historic gardens and citrus collections: Conclusions of the gardening seminar ‘Citri et Aurea’

Conservation of historic gardens and citrus collections: Conclusions of the gardening seminar ‘Citri et Aurea’ The “Citri et Aurea” project, which has been successfully implemented since 2019, has been unfolding remarkably well, like the cooperation between the Uffizi Gallery and the Museum of King Jan III’s Palace in Wilanów. In early September, a specialist seminar was held. It was attended by Italian and Polish conservators of botanical legacy and historic gardens. The event featured a presentation of both countries’ achievements in the field of conservation of historic gardens and citrus plant collections. The event is held under the patronage of the European Route of Historical Gardens. The strengthening of diplomatic […]

“Citri et Aurea” Polish-Italian garden seminar under the patronage of the European Route of Historic Gardens

“Citri et Aurea” Polish-Italian garden seminar under the patronage of the European Route of Historic Gardens

“Citri et Aurea” Polish-Italian garden seminar under the patronage of the European Route of Historic Gardens The “Citri et Aurea” project, which has been successfully implemented since 2019, has been unfolding remarkably well, like the cooperation between the Uffizi Gallery and the Museum of King Jan III’s Palace in Wilanów. In September 2020, a specialist seminar will be held in Warsaw, featuring workers on historical residencies in Poland and Italy, during which they will present the achievements of both countries on conservation of historic gardens and citrus collections. The event is held under the patronage of the European Route of Historical Gardens. The strengthening of diplomatic contacts between the courts […]

The ‘Citri et Aurea’ project

The ‘Citri et Aurea’ project

The Uffizi Gallery and the Museum of King Jan III’s Palace in Wilanów are beginning collaboration on historical citrus collections. The ‘Citri et Aurea‘ project was conceived as a collaboration between the Museum of King Jan III’s Palace in Wilanów and the Uffizi Galleries – Boboli Gardens in Florence in the field of historical citrus collections. The first joint activities will be undertaken in November 2019 as part of a study visit of three Polish specialists to Florence; their implementation was co-financed by the Minister of Culture and National Heritage under the “Inspiring Culture” Programme. The foundations of the project are the contacts between the courts of Duke Cosimo III […]