• 1873 A diploma of merit for Niccolò

1873 A diploma of merit for Niccolò

Niccolò, who is also president of the Accademia delle Arti (the Academy of Arts), wins a diploma of merit at the Vienna World Fair for the wine produced at his four Tuscan estates.

1898 construction of cellars at San Casciano Val di Pesa

The San Casciano cellars are constructed on a hillside site, just a few miles from Florence in the heart of the Chianti Classico area. During these years the exportation of Antinori wines expands, particularly towards New York, London, Buenos Aires, and San Paolo.

1887 Construction of the Eiffel Tower

The construction of the Eiffel Tower, which is finished in 1889, begins in 1887. It will be utilized as the entranceway to the Universal Exposition of 1889, the World Fair organized to celebrate the one hundredth anniversary of the French Revolution.
Inaugurated on March 31st, 1889, it will be officially opened on May 6th of the same year after a mere two years, two months, and five days of work.

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