Discover the art of Florentine leather processing and meet the artisans

Tuscany, and in particular Florence, is renowned all over the world for the superb tradition of leather processing. If you are planning a trip to Florence, don't miss the chance to observe first-hand our skilled artisans while they create our classic handbags and accessories. Reserve your visit here on our webstie to receive complimentary transportation from Florence city center to our workshop and store. Pierotucci is conveniently located and can be an additional stop during your day trip to the Chianti region. You can contact us for further information at +39 055 644645.  

What to expect from the leather factory tour

In our guided technical tour you will observe first-hand our skilled leather artisans at work. During the visit our knowledgeable guides explain each step in the production process and can translate your questions to our expert artisans. This is a unique opportunity to watch as a leather accessory comes to life under the skilled hands of our artisans.

The visit is certainly an experience that will enrich your stay in Florence and a must-see opportunity to learn more about how leather products are created. An added bonus - at the end of the visit you have time to shop in the Pierotucci Leather Store (DUTY FREE shopping available) knowing that the products you are purchasing are high quality and handmade.

Schedule a guided tour and watch as bags and accessories are made: from hand cutting leather panels, painting and sealing the raw edges to sewing together each component such as linings, handles straps, zips and pockets.

Your guide will take you through the factory and explain about the:

  • types of leather we use; 
  • leather selection and cutting;
  • assembling and stitching of the pattern pieces;
  • finishing touches  

Who is the tour for?

Families, Students, Groups (no minimum number required).

In which languages is the tour available?

We offer our guided leather factory tour in several different langues including Italian, English, Japanese and Russian.

Where we are located

Pierotucci is located just 15 minutes from the historical center of Florence. Coming from outside of Florence, take the A1 highway exit Firenze Sud and follow the signs to Siena and Greve. We are a minute off the Via Chiantigiana. For directions don't hesitate to call us  +39 055 644645.  

If you are traveling with an organized tour group, we are fully equipped with parking to accommodate large groups, cruise excursions or bus tours. Please contact us for more information. Ask about adding us to your itinerary.

Pierotucci Srl 

Via Lungo L'Ema, 17

Bagno a Ripoli, Florence Italy 50012 

To reserve a guided tour of our factory

Book online, Call us at +39 055 644645 or Send an email to [email protected] specifying:

  • Date and time of arrival
  • Number of people in your group 
  • Contact phone number and/or email
  • Preferred language for the tour

Factory tours are available from Monday to Friday, 9 am- 5pm. Please note that our artisans do not work on weekends or Italian National holidays.