Associazione Storica iscritta all’Albo della Regione Toscana

Gotica ToscanaAssociation is a Social Promotion Association founded in 2006. It deals with recent history linked to the Second World War. In particular, it explores the events, facts, men and materials relating to the "Gothic Line" in Tuscany and the battles of the Giogo Pass between the Allies and Axis troops which took place between 13 and 18 September 1944.

Gotica Toscana it conducts documentary research and field research, for example with the census and restoration of the defensive positions and installations still identifiable on the sites of the battle. Gotica Toscana it also deals with historical-archival research and the recovery of the oral memory of the people who experienced the events of the Second World War in Mugello. Since 2011 Gotica Toscana manages the “CDRS” (Historical Documentation and Research Center) located in Ponzalla, in the Municipality of Scarperia and San Piero (FI). The finds such as weapons and equipment collected in the area over time, together with donations and loans from collectors and enthusiasts are collected in MUGOT - GOTHIC LINE MUSEUM, open to public visits, as are the bunkers, routes and installations on the battlefield. Gotica Toscana enhances the events and materials of the Second World War by organizing exhibitions of artefacts, specific research, meetings and contacts with veterans - and their families - who fought for our Freedom in these places. Gotica Toscana it carries out events such as A Dive into History – Open Air Museum® with the reconstruction of the clashes on the Giogo by re-enactors on days open to the public; or how The Column of Freedom®, events that have now become fixed events for enthusiasts which are registered trademarks of Gotica Toscana aps.


Registered at Regional Tuscan Register of non-profit organizations Number no. prot. oper 1 of 04/06/2006. Date 02/28/2006.
Registered at Regional Register of Social Promotion Associations with Managerial Act No. 2856 of 11/07/2012.
Registered in the list of Historical Reconstruction and Reenactment Associations and Events of the Tuscany Region (l.r. 5/2012).

Riconoscimento del Presidente della Repubblica
PREMIO del PAESAGGIO 2014-2015

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