The Association Ponte Vecchio was formed by all those who have a (work)shop on the Old Bridge (in Italian, Ponte Vecchio) and for this reason have an interest in promoting this historic landmark.
To belong to our Association is an unmistakable sign of quality and professionalism.
Walking on Ponte Vecchio, also known as the bridge of jewelers and goldsmiths since 1594, you have the chance to view an incredibile selection of rings, bracelets, earrings, pendants and necklaces...
The ancient Roman Bridge crosses the Arno river in its narrowest stretch, where there used to be an easy ford. Probably during the middle of the first century B.C., just after Florentia was founded, there was nothing but a wooden gangway, called “ponte sublicio”.
The first information available dates back to the 4th of November 1177...
LIFE ON PONTE VECCHIO!A SPECIAL PLACE WHERE YOU CAN SEE HOW EVERY HANDICRAFT IS UNIQUE