Prato
in Provincia di Prato of Tuscany, Italy

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
43.881 and 11.097 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 43° 52' 49" and E 11° 5' 49"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Italian, German, French, Sardinian, Catalan, Corsican, Slovenian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:22 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/Rome
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:12 am and 5:46 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
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Explore Prato

Prato in Provincia di Prato (Tuscany) with it's 181,820 inhabitants is a city in Italy about 155 mi (or 249 km) north-west of Rome, the country's capital.

Local time in Prato is now 01:22 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Rome with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports in the vicinity of Prato, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Italy is Firenze / Peretola Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Italy is Medici Villas and Gardens in Tuscany in a distance of 10 mi (or 17 km), East. We found 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Campi Bisenzio, Calenzano, Fornacelle, Montemurlo and Poggio A Caiano. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel Mirò

Address
4,0 mi
via Degli Olmi 7
50041 Calenzano
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Art Hotel Museo

Address
1,1 mi
Viale della Repubblica 289
59100 Prato
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel 500 Firenze

Address
4,4 mi
Via Tomerello s/n
50013 Campi Bisenzio
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


West Florence

Address
4,1 mi
via G. Giunizelli, 15
50013 Campi Bisenzio
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Starhotels Vespucci

Address
3,3 mi
Via San Quirico 292/a
50013 Campi Bisenzio
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Charme

Address
1,5 mi
Via delle Badie 228
59100 Prato
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Palace

Address
1,4 mi
Via Pier della Francesca 71
59100 Prato
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Datini Hotel

Address
2,0 mi
Viale Marconi 80
59100 Prato
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Wall Art

Address
1,1 mi
Viale della Repubblica 8
59100 Prato
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Art Hotel Milano

Address
0,4 mi
Via Tiziano 15
59100 Prato
Italy

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


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Published: January 01, 2013
Length: 03:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Massimiliano Galardi

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Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: July 29, 2014
Length: 33:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Clan Icare

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Published: April 06, 2015
Length: 01:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: claudio fedi


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Published: January 12, 2015
Length: 53:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Campionato Nazionale Calcio A5 Serie B.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Province of Prato

The Province of Prato (Italian: Provincia di Prato) is a province in the Tuscany region of Italy. Its capital is the city of Prato. It was formed from part of the province of Florence in 1992. The province has an area of 365 km², and a total population of about 250,000. There are 7 comune (municipalities) in the province.

Located at 43.8808, 11.0966 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Province of Prato, Provinces of Italy

Florence Airport, Peretola

Florence Airport, Peretola (Italian: Aeroporto di Firenze-Peretola) formerly Amerigo Vespucci Airport, is an airport located close to Florence, Italy, but administratively located within the territory of Sesto Fiorentino. It is one of two main airports in the Tuscany region, the other being Galileo Galilei International Airport near Pisa. It is a small airport, with a single runway and the main taxiway is situated at the end of runway 05, with an overshoot/holding area at the end of runway 23.

Located at 43.81, 11.2039 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Italy, Airports established in 1939, Transport in Florence, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Italy

Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci

Centro per l'arte contemporanea Luigi Pecci (Centre for Contemporary Art Luigi Pecci) is sited at 277 Via della Repubblica, Prato near Florence, Italy. The centre is devoted to the contemporary arts of the last three decades. The complex composes the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Centre of Information and Documentation, including the visual arts, and an education department.

Located at 43.8611, 11.1083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Prato, Art museums and galleries in Italy, Modern art museums, Biographical museums in Italy, Art museums established in 1988, Museums in Tuscany, 1988 establishments in Italy

San Giovanni Battista, Highway A11

San Giovanni Battista or dell'Autostrada del Sole is a church in Florence, Italy. The church is formally named after John the Baptist but has also earned the name Church of the Freeway of the Sun for its location between autostrada del Sole (Freeway of the Sun) and the A11 Firenze-Mare highway. The design of the church is meant to reflect both modern and traditional church design.

Located at 43.8317, 11.1569 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Florence, Roman Catholic churches completed in 1963, Brutalist architecture in Italy

Prato Cathedral

The Cathedral of St. Stephen (Italian: Duomo di Prato) is the main Roman Catholic church of Prato, Tuscany, Central Italy and seat of the bishop. It is dedicated to St. Stephen, the first Christian martyr. It is one of the most ancient churches in the city, existing already in the 10th century. It was built in several successive stages in the Romanesque style. The church has a number of notable works of art, in particular, fine sculpture.

Located at 43.8819, 11.0978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Tuscany, Romanesque architecture in Tuscany, 12th-century architecture, Cathedrals in Italy, 10th-century church buildings, Buildings and structures in Prato

Badia a Settimo

The Badia a Settimo or Abbazia dei Santi Salvatore e Lorenzo a Settimo is a Cluniac Benedictine abbey in the comune of Scandicci, near Florence in Tuscany, Italy. It was founded in 1004. On 18 March 1236, by order of Pope Gregory IX, the monastery passed to the Cistercians of the abbey of Galgano Guidotti.

Located at 43.7805, 11.1448 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monasteries in Tuscany, 1004 establishments in Italy

Castello dell'Imperatore

The Castello dell'Imperatore was erected by Frederick II in Prato. It was built between 1237 and 1247 by Riccardo da Lentini.

Located at 43.8788, 11.0986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Italy, 13th-century architecture, Buildings and structures in Prato, Visitor attractions in Apulia

Santa Maria delle Carceri

Santa Maria delle Carceri is a basilica church in Prato, Tuscany, Italy. It is considered one of the earliest, most notable examples of use of Greek cross plan in Renaissance architecture.

Located at 43.8794, 11.0984 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Prato, 15th-century architecture, Churches in Tuscany, Renaissance architecture in Tuscany

Peretola

Peretola is a suburb of Florence, Italy, located on the northern extremity of the Florentine commune. It belongs administratively to Quartiere 5 - Rifredi. It lend its name to the nearby international airport and is claimed as the birthplace of Amerigo Vespucci.

Located at 43.7969, 11.1967 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Florence

Villa di Castello

The Villa di Castello is one of the Medici villas near Florence, Tuscany, central Italy. Its ideal design appears in a lunette painted by Giusto Utens in 1599. The property was purchased by Lorenzo de'Medici in 1477 on the site of an existing building which he had rebuilt. In the villa he housed Sandro Botticelli's Renaissance masterpieces The Birth of Venus (Botticelli) and Primavera (painting).

Located at 43.8194, 11.2282 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Medici villas, Villas in Florence

Villa La Petraia

The Villa La Petraia is one of the Medici villas in Castello, near Florence, Tuscany, central Italy. It has a distinctive 19th century Belvedere on the upper east terrace on axis with the view of Florence

Located at 43.8183, 11.2345 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Medici villas, Villas in Florence, Cultural landscapes, Villas in Tuscany, Landscape design history

Tumulus of Montefortini

The Tumulus of Montefortini is an Etruscan tomb near Comeana, Tuscany, central Italy, which is believed to date from the 7th century BC. The tumulus is an oval burial mound 80 metres long and 11 metres high, which houses two tombs. Excavations began in 1966 and the finds are displayed in the museum of Artimino.

Located at 43.7928, 11.0649 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Italy, Barrows, Buildings and structures in Tuscany, Burials in Italy, Etruscan tombs, Visitor attractions in Tuscany

Indiano Bridge

Indiano Bridge (Ponte all'Indiano in Italian) is the first earth-anchored cable-stayed bridge in the world. It is a bridge across the Arno River in Florence (near the Indian Monument). The bridge was built between 1972 and 1978 by Società C.M.F. S.p. A with architectural and urban architects Montemagni and Adriano Paolo Sica, and structural design engineer Fabrizio de Miranda.

Located at 43.79, 11.1962 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges completed in 1977,

Museo della Deportazione

The Museo e Centro di Documentazione della Deportazione e Resistenza ("Museum and Centre of Documentation of Deportation and Italian Resistance") is a museum in Prato, central Italy, dedicated to the history of Fascism’s occurrence and rise to power in Italy. It records the political, racial, and religious persecution and deportation of people in concentration and extermination camps and with resistance during World War II.

Located at 43.9228, 11.0931 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Holocaust museums, Buildings and structures in Prato, Museums in Tuscany, The Holocaust in Italy, World War II museums in Italy

Villa di Quarto

The Villa di Quarto is a villa on via di Quarto in Florence, in the hilly zone at the foot of the Monte Morello. Quarto (fourth) is one of the toponyms relating to the Roman milestones, the most famous of which in this area is Sesto Fiorentino, of 45,000 inhabitants.

Located at 43.8186, 11.2416 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villas in Florence, Gardens in Tuscany

Monte Morello

Monte Morello is the highest mountain (3065 ft. ) in the Florentine valley, Italy. It is located to the north-west of Florence and it spreads across the borders of the municipalities of Florence, Vaglia, Sesto Fiorentino and Calenzano.

Located at 43.8822, 11.2314 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mountains of Tuscany, Province of Florence

Teatro Metastasio

The Teatro Metastasio is a theatre located in Prato, Italy. Designed by architect Luigi De Cambray Digny, construction of the theatre began in March 1829. The inaugural performance of theatre was of Gioachino Rossini's Aureliano in Palmira on 8 October 1830. It remains the city of Prato's main venue for operas, plays, and concerts.

Located at 43.8797, 11.0994 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Opera houses in Italy, Theatres completed in 1830, Buildings and structures in Prato, Visitor attractions in Tuscany

Prato Centrale railway station

Prato Centrale railway station (Italian: Stazione di Prato Centrale) is the main station serving the city and comune of Prato, in the region of Tuscany, central Italy. Opened in 1862, it forms part of both the Bologna–Florence railway and the Maria Antonia railway (Florence–Prato–Pistoia–Lucca–Viareggio). Until 2002 it was named simply as Prato.

Located at 43.8786, 11.1092 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Prato, Railway stations in Tuscany, Railway stations opened in 1934

Firenze Rifredi railway station

Firenze Rifredi railway station, or Florence Rifredi railway station (Italian: Stazione di Firenze Rifredi), serves the city and comune of Florence, in the region of Tuscany, central Italy. It is the third most important railway station in Florence, after Firenze Santa Maria Novella and Firenze Campo di Marte. It also forms part of the traditional Bologna–Florence railway, and the railways linking Florence with Prato, Pistoia, Lucca and Viareggio, and Pisa and Livorno, respectively.

Located at 43.8003, 11.2367 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Florence

San Francesco, Prato

San Francesco is a church in Prato, Tuscany, central Italy. The edifice was begun in 1281, next to an oratory of the Franciscan convent, which had been built in 1228. It was finished in 1331, the first building in Prato built in brickwork instead of stone. The façade is divided in bichrome stripes in alberese and serpentinite with a central portal, and ends with a 15th century triangular tympanum with a stucco frieze by Andrea Della Robbia, depicting the Stigmata of St. Francis.

Located at 43.8792, 11.0969 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Tuscany, Buildings and structures in Prato

Tomba della Mula

The Tomba della Mula is a beehive tomb in Sesto Fiorentino, near Florence, central Italy, dating to the 7th century BC. The names derives from an ancient legend, according to which a golden she-mule had been buried in the fields around Florence. It is known since the 15th century, and is the largest pre-Italic dome tomb known in Italy. The structure has a diameter of some 9 meters. The tomb was declared a national monument in 1905.

Located at 43.8285, 11.2143 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tuscany, Burial monuments and structures, Burials in Italy

Bisenzio

The Bisenzio is a river of 49 km that starts in the municipality of Cantagallo and enters into the Arno river in Signa (Florence). It passes the town of Prato and the Santa Lucia weir and the Hydroelectric dam in Madonna della Tosse.

Located at 43.7731, 11.0978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Province of Florence, Rivers of the Province of Prato, Tributaries of the Arno

Palazzo Pretorio

Palazzo Pretorio is the old city hall of Prato located in Town Hall Square in front of the current Palazzo Comunale. It accommodates the museum (closed for restoration since March 1998); the collections are on display at the nearby Mural Museum.

Located at 43.8805, 11.0965 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Prato, Buildings and structures by Italian architects

Stories of St. Stephen and St. John the Baptist

The Stories of St. Stephen and St. John the Baptist is a fresco cycle by the Italian Renaissance painter Filippo Lippi and his assistants, executed between 1452 and 1465. It is located in the Great Chapel (Cappella Maggiore) of the Cathedral of Prato, Italy.

Located at 43.8818, 11.0983 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1450s paintings, 1460s paintings, Paintings by Filippo Lippi, Fresco paintings

Demidoff Chapel of San Donato

The Cappella Demidoff di San Donato, or Demidoff Chapel of San Donato, is today host of the Church of Christ in Florence, found on via San Donato. The church was formerly the private chapel of the Villa San Donato, that was built by the rich Russian noble, Anatoly Nikolaievich Demidov, 1st Prince of San Donato. It hosted a Russian Orthodox rites. The chaple recalls both the Pantheon in Rome, with its central oculus, and the villa Caprarola by Andrea Palladio.

Located at 43.7883, 11.2255 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Florence, Demidov family, Neoclassical architecture, Religious buildings completed in 1831

capture of the webcam San Giorgio a Colonica: A11 − Prato Est

San Giorgio a Colonica: A11 − Prato Est, San Giorgio a Colonica (source)

capture of the webcam Prato › North-East: Centro storico − Campanile della cattedrale di − Sullo sfondo i monti della Calvana

Prato › North-East: Centro storico − Campanile della cattedrale di − Sullo sfondo i monti della Calvana, Prato (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
براتو, Pratu, Prato, プラート, Prè, Прато, 普拉托