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4 Feb 2024

Florence Airport To Feature Rooftop Vineyard

Rafael Vinoly Architects plans a new terminal for Aeroporto Amerigo Vespucci in Florence, Italy, featuring a 19-[acre vineyard](https://newatlas.com/architecture/aeroporto-amerigo-vespucci/) on its green roof. The airport, expected to service over 5.9 million travelers annually, will also see a runway reorientation and a central public space optimization for arrivals and departures. The vineyard will include 38 rows and have specialized cellars beneath for wine aging, highlighting a blend of modern infrastructure with traditional wine production.

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