Been there, done that? European Travel Specialist Barbara Paulson offers over a dozen alternatives to the “Big Box” museums, churches, and sites of Florence. Consider: one of the earliest homeopathic pharmacies (est. 1897), a museum of mosaic work using semi-precious stones (originally established by the Medici in 1588), a science museum with Galileo’s astronomy instruments, the tomb of Michelangelo, the best paninis and gelato in the world; and more!