3.3 The Nineteenth century, century of innovation

Siena, city of ancient trades

Tales and curiosities of the city’s past

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This itinerary is part of a collection, Siena, city of ancient trades, a group of nine routes that help you discover the Siena of the past through the stories of artisans, leather- workers, second-hand dealers and merchants. 

Take a walk through the city’s alleys, looking for signs of the shops and activities of the past. 

Discover Sienese culture and the entrepreneurial tradition that beckons visitors throughout their time in the city, a blend of curiosities and specialities.