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December 7, 2018

Can Uffizi reduce crowds and stop scalpers?

By FRANCES D'EMILIO
Associated Press

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On peak days, more than 10,000 visitors pack the Uffizi Galleries. The museum is working with an Italian university to study how to better manage crowds.

ROME — The Uffizi Galleries have turned to algorithm experts in hopes of slashing crowds bunching up in front of the likes of masterpieces by Leonardo and Botticelli and drastically reducing the lines that form outside Italy's most-visited art museum.


 
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