Beyond the Arno. On the left bank of the river, you’ll find a district that is famous for its unique cultural identity. Not only can visitors explore churches, museums, gardens, galleries and tabernacles, they can also discover streets and squares where history and culture still form the cornerstones of the area’s distinctive flair. On a walk through the Oltrarno, visitors can wander through lovely churches or view extraordinary museum collections. Its cultural heritage is truly unique within the Florentine context and it is just waiting to be discovered by those who wish to learn more about it.