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Dante Alighieri Siena is a multinational learning center of Italian Language, Culture and Gastronomy which offers courses for learners of all nationalities, adult learners, students seeking US college credits, international university students and culinary amateurs and professionals. DA's commitment to academic excellence and high-quality classroom learning and instruction will surpass all your expectations!

Who We Are...

Dante Alighieri Siena (DA Siena) is recognized as a leading Italian language and cultural institute worldwide. The institute is located in a recently restored historical building right in the city center of Siena. Premises have 25 well-lit classrooms, panoramic terraces, leisure reading room, recreation room and piano, a well-stocked library, WiFi connection, a full professionally equipped kitchen and frescoed dining room. The friendly staff and docents will help and support you every step of the way. DA Siena offers 24/7 emergency assistance, accommodation services, exciting afternoon and weekend social and co-curricular activities and much more!

You're only a click away from starting your Italian adventure with Dante Alighieri in Siena, the most beautiful town in Tuscany!

...It will only take 2 min!

Dante Alighieri Siena Mission, Vision and Purpose Statement

Academic excellence, safety, mutual respect, and professionalism represent the core values that shape our Mission and guide our Vision


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Accreditations & Partners

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  • Member of EA
  • Logo ufficiale ministero istruzione italiano
  • Menmber of Tuscany Region
  • Certificazione Plida
  • Certificazione tuv iso 9001

Quote of the week

La cultura è un ornamento nella buona sorte, ma un rifugio nell'avversa

Aristotele, Philosopher.