Today, the town of Florence still maintains that small-town, down-to-earth family feel. Head to historic downtown Florence for an afternoon of browsing, shopping, and dining. Boasting numerous antique stores, art galleries, restaurants, and specialty shops, modern-day treasure hunters will love this oasis of antiques and art.
Almost every nook and cranny of these antique stores is filled with treasures. From vintage postcards and toys to collectible dishes and books, each store has its own unique personality. Downtown Florence has also enjoyed a revival of art and music. Shoppers can view and purchase artwork in medias including oil paintings, photography, jewelry, pottery, and more.
Stop into one of the downtown galleries to view displays and works by local artists and, if you’re lucky, catch an artist in action creating their next masterpiece.
After an afternoon of browsing and exploring all that downtown Florence has to offer, settle in for a delicious evening meal at one of the many restaurants. Select from elegant dinner options such as prime rib and eggplant parmesan or opt for a classic, juicy cheeseburger and fries. Top off any meal with a slice of homemade pie. In fact, any time of day is a great time to try a locally made pie, muffin, or cinnamon roll. Check out these businesses and more in Florence!