Uffizi museum reopens: Florentines enjoy break from mass tourism

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    The Uffizi museum in Florence has reopened its doors to the public.

    Lockdown rules to curb the coronavirus pandemic meant the world-famous museum was closed for almost half of 2020.

    But the pandemic also means the usual crowds of tourists are not there. And the people of Florence are finally getting a chance to enjoy their art and culture in a more personal way.

    Al Jazeera’s Stefanie Dekker reports from Florence, Italy.-

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