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Museo Nazionale del Bargello

Via del Proconsolo 4, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 238 8606
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Private Florence Bargello Museum Tour with Skip-the-Line Access
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Housed in the Palazzo del Podesta (1255 AD) as the residence of Florence's chief magistrate, this museum houses an unrivalled collection of Italian Renaissance sculpture..
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Hours Today: 08:15 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Via del Proconsolo 4, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 238 8606
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Donatello's Bronze David is beautiful. If you are interested in porcelain you should not miss the collection they have. Interesting history of the building. Lots to see but not overwhelming. Don't miss the Chapel inside.

Thank annemariepage123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They close at 4 30 when we were clearly told it was 5! The staff was extremely rude and refused to open the doors for a large crowd of expectant and outraged tourists. We were sorely disappointed to be unable to visit this famous museum...More

Thank row172013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice museum having an amazing collection of renaissance items: bronzes, coins, sculptures, ivory, porcelaines etc... sometimes the items are too numerous. Presentation and explanations could be improved in a more modern way.

Thank Baliren80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was definitely a great museum. Many weapons and alot of armor in one section. Beautiful ceilings, art, dishes, furniture, sculpture, more than I could consider in one day. Just the building itself is beautiful and full of history.

Thank eaglesnesttraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After the long lines at the Uffizi we expected the same for the Bargello. To our surprise we walked right up at mid day and bought tickets. This museum allows for strolling in a way that the busier ones don't. And it includes equally impressive...More

Thank Brian E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great alternative if you don't want to queue at the Palazzo Vecchio - and is a gem in itself. The Bargello features sculptures and objects of different materials in a medivial and Renaissance palace. You will enjoy the patio with the grand...More

1  Thank Gabi H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

See important Renaissance statues at the Bargello museum! The 3 floored museum has works such as 'David' by Donatello and 'Florence Triumphant over Pisa' by Giambologna.

Thank Rand O
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Been to Florence four times. This us first I've been here. I can't believe I've missed this hidden gem of Michelangelo and Donatelli, etc. original David's, yes that is plural. Get a Private guide if can. We used Christina Mifsud for second time and she...More

Thank TheDotdog
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Florence visit should be based on all of the historic places and else afterwards, so, pay a visit to this one as well.

Thank Nicolas B
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Several works of art by Michelangelo and other masters here. Open courtyards with works beautifully displayed.

Thank KJConn
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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3 March 2017|
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Response from Von1956 | Reviewed this property |
Hi In all honesty I didn't find them particularly engaging but definitely not rude. I would really recommend visiting the museum
1 May 2016|
Response from Antonio P |
True, the museum is closed the first, third and fifth Monday and also the second and fourth Sundays of the month. They do it to have a rest day a month, alternating on a Monday with a Sunday. By the way the first Sunday of... More
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