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Ranked #31 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Art Museums; Cultural
Owner description: This extraordinary structure testifies to the historic evolution of the city, which once served as a granary in the gardens... more » Owner description: This extraordinary structure testifies to the historic evolution of the city, which once served as a granary in the gardens of the Sisters of San Michele during Florence's mercantile period. « less
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Ranked #32 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Historic Sites; Art Museums; Theaters; Museums
A museum showcasing the eccentric and eclectic tastes of Frederick Stibbert, a 19th century art collector.
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Ranked #33 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Art Museums; Museums
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$32* and up
Ranked #34 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Museums; Art Museums; Gardens; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
A complex of art museums housing some of the most celebrated treasures in the city.
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Ranked #35 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #36 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Historic Sites; Shops; Specialty Shops; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Owner description: Started in the 16th century by Dominican friars, this is more like a museum than a perfume shop since it stocks an awesome... more » Owner description: Started in the 16th century by Dominican friars, this is more like a museum than a perfume shop since it stocks an awesome range of perfumes, herbal elixirs and soaps based on, of all things, vinegar. « less
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$34* and up
Ranked #37 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Opulently decorated in marble, gold and jewels, these chapels are a celebration of one of Italy's most famous and powerful... more » Owner description: Opulently decorated in marble, gold and jewels, these chapels are a celebration of one of Italy's most famous and powerful families - the Medicis. « less
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Ranked #38 of 211 attractions in Florence

Upon entering the side door at the Santa Maria del Carmine (€4.00), you find yourself visiting the Brancacci Chapel, started by Masolino da Panicale assisted by his younger... more »

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Ranked #39 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Fountains; Landmarks
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$32* and up
Ranked #40 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Bridges; Specialty Shops; Landmarks
Owner description: Erected during Roman times, this is the most ancient and photographed bridge in Florence, which is characterized by three... more » Owner description: Erected during Roman times, this is the most ancient and photographed bridge in Florence, which is characterized by three arches and two wide arcades on each side housing the famous and unusual "botteghe" or shops. « less
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Ranked #41 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Ranked #42 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Art Galleries; Museums
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Ranked #43 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Museums
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Ranked #44 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Science Museums; Museums
Owner description: This fascinating natural history collection can be traced back to the Medici family. Full of taxidermied animals of all... more » Owner description: This fascinating natural history collection can be traced back to the Medici family. Full of taxidermied animals of all types, skeletons and wax anatomical models, it is a must for the curious, as well as science and history lovers. « less
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Ranked #45 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: History Museums; Science Museums; Museums

The Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza in Florence is one of the foremost international institutions in the history of science. An important museum housing unique historical... more »

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Ranked #46 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #47 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Historic Sites; Gardens; Cultural
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Ranked #48 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Museums
Owner description: The museum is named after its creator, Stefano Bardini (1854-1922), the most authoritative Italian antiquarian, who... more » Owner description: The museum is named after its creator, Stefano Bardini (1854-1922), the most authoritative Italian antiquarian, who transformed his collection into a museum.The Museo Bardini houses over 2,000 items, including sculptures, paintings and the applied arts, from ancient art to the eighteenth century, with the majority from Middle Ages and Renaissance. Among the most significant works are the Madonna della Mela and the Madonna dei Cordai by Donatello, Saint Michael Archangel by Antonio del Pollaiolo. « less
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Ranked #49 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Art Galleries; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Cultural
One of Cenacoli's masterpieces resides in this convent, appreciated by all who live there.
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Ranked #50 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Cultural
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$69* and up
Ranked #51 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
Located on the city's left bank, this neighborhood preserves the past.
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$114* and up
Ranked #52 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Shops; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Ranked #53 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: History Museums; Museums
A massive Gothic church housing the remains of some of the biggest names in European history, from Michelangelo to Galileo.
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$62* and up
Ranked #54 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: ; Art Museums; Museums
For preservation purposes, many significant works have been moved from the Duomo to this nearby museum.
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Ranked #55 of 211 attractions in Florence
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Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: The Giardino dell'Iris is a botanical garden specializing in the cultivation of iris flowers, symbol of Florence since 1251.... more » Owner description: The Giardino dell'Iris is a botanical garden specializing in the cultivation of iris flowers, symbol of Florence since 1251. It is located on the corner of Viale dei Colli and Piazzale Michelangelo in Florence, Italy « less
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$102* and up
Ranked #56 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Neighborhoods; Flea/ Street Markets; Cultural
Historical center of Florence features Sant'Ambrogio, one of the first religious buildings to be built in Florence.
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Ranked #57 of 211 attractions in Florence
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Ranked #58 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
The oldest monastery in Florence: a Benedictine abbey. Dante used to meet Beatrice here.
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Ranked #59 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Historic Sites; Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: Regarded as one of the most picturesque Italian gardens, the design is from the early Renaissance period combined with the... more » Owner description: Regarded as one of the most picturesque Italian gardens, the design is from the early Renaissance period combined with the rich decoration of the baroque style. « less
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Ranked #60 of 211 attractions in Florence
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
An elegant church decorated by Masaccio's famous frescoes on the life of St. Peter.
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