'Il Cerretino' Villa has its roots in the fourteenth century, later becoming the residence of the Medici family. Its story is strictly linked to the Medici Villa of Poggio a Caiano. In fact, it is told the Bianca Cappello lived here during the second half of the sixteenth century. This famous noblewoman has been the Grand Duke of Tuscany Francesco I de 'Medici's secret lover for years, until she became his legitimate wife in 1579. Their love story is still a source of legends and tales, especially because of their untimely death in 1587. 'Il Cerretino' Villa not only is full of history but also offers a perfect location for events such as: baptisms, communions and marriages and civil unions since the Villa is also the municipal house of Poggio a Caiano.