Museums in Florence

Florence is full of art museums that many come from miles to visit. From art to science to sculptures, Florence has much to offer. The Uffizi Gallery is the most famous in the city. The thing to do nowadays is to reserve a ticket online in which you won't have to wait for hours to enter. Botticelli, Lippi, Da Vinci roam the halls of the old offices of the Medici dynasty. A classic trip back to the Renassiance, not to be missed.

Another museum that holds all the treasures of the Duomo is the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo. This museum is located right behind the Duomo where you can see the original pieces that once lived in the Duomo. For more delicacies of Medici era, Museo degli Argenti offers many interesting exhibits that change periodically throughout the year. It is inside Palazzo Pitti.

The Museo Nazionale Alinari della Fotografia is the photography museum that is located in Piazza Santa Novella near to the station. Many exhibits take place during the year. Inside you can see the evolution of the camera. There are the old school models of film as well. A museum that celebrates the art of photography.

If you enjoy paintings, photography or astronomony there are museums in Florence for each. Each museum gives its visitors a quick peak into the art culture of Florence. So many people come here every year to see with their own two eyes the beauty of Florence, inside closed doors and the authentic streets that the art is inspired from.

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Gallerie degli Uffizi (Uffizi Galleries)

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Piazzale degli Uffizi 6
Off Piazza della Signoria

The works of Giotto, Da Vinci, Lippi and Botticelli and are among the famous painters you will view... read more

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Museo Archeologico (Archaeological Museum)

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Via della Colonna 38

The most important collection of archeology made up of Egyptian specialties... read more

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Museo Galileo (Science Museum)

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Piazza dei Giudici 1
Next to the Uffizi at the Arno end of Via dei Castellani

Galileo famous instruments are on display here...
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Museo Nazionale Alinari della Fotografia (Alinari National Museum of Photography)

Piazza Santa Maria Novella 14a
at the Leopoldine

A fabulous photography museum that has many exhibits throughout the year... read more

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Museo dell'Opera del Duomo (Duomo Works Museum)

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Piazza del Duomo 9
Directly behind the dome end of the cathedral

A museum that holds all the treasures of the Duomo... read more

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Museo delle Porcellane

Casino del Cavaliere

A very old porcelain collection which was purchased by Pietro Leopoldo... read more

Museo degli Argenti

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Piazza Pitti, 1

Collection of Medici valuables... read more

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Museo Nazionale del Bargello (Bargello Museum)

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Via del Proconsolo 4

Once a prison and turned into a gorgeous and famous museum... read more

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Galleria dell'Accademia (Academy Gallery)

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Via Ricasoli 60

Your portal to everything Michelangelo completed and rare unfinished sculptures... read more

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Museo Opificio delle Pietre Dure

Via degli Alfani 78

The oldest type of workshop in Florence, creating masterpieces with marble and semi-precious stones... read more
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