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Museo Stefano Bardini

Via dei Renai, 37, 50125, Florence, Italy
+39 055 234 2427
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Great place to visit on a rainy day and never really crowded.

Upon leaving the Church of Saint Croce turn left on head for the river, cross over the Ponte... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2017
Hanger24
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Bellflower
It's not just a medium-sized museum, it's a sight much more peculiar

A common opinion provides that the travelers in Florence see first the plenty of and sublime... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2017
Brun066
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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.
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Via dei Renai, 37, 50125, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

Upon leaving the Church of Saint Croce turn left on head for the river, cross over the Ponte (bridge) alla Grazie, walk across the Piazza del Mozzi heading south and on the left hand side is the museum Bardini. This is a fairly new collection...More

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Reviewed January 9, 2017

A common opinion provides that the travelers in Florence see first the plenty of and sublime architectures and museums, and only then, if it's time left, they broaden their attention to the "minor" (minor in relation to Florence, that is) heritage: eg the less illustrious...More

2  Thank Brun066
Reviewed December 19, 2016

We happened to visit this museum because we needed to activate our Firenze Card. But as it happened, it was a happy turn of events, because the building is really magnificent. Very grand, particularly the ceilings, and with very beautiful artefacts. We were able to...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed October 3, 2016

We arrived early on Sunday morning and went straight in -- no queues here (unlike many places in Florence). Its a tad quirky with a mix of the old , interspersed with some modern art, which I'm not sure worked, but the old works are...More

2  Thank AKW5457
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

In amongst the madness that has become life in Florence, lies an oasis of tranquil beauty with the treasures collected by this clever man. It is a stand out for our week in Florence and would encourage everyone to use their Firenze card here first!

2  Thank LibbbbC
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Great to see some collections of antiques. We spent an hour here and enjoyed the statues, wooden carvings, carpets, furniture, frames, bronze, urns, weapons, early photos and more. John Currin paintings were on display throughout the museum as well at the time.

2  Thank Daphne K
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Mr Bardini was at one time the world's foremost antiquities dealer -- & certainly he was a man of unique talent as a salesman because he artistically created an environment SO irresistible museum directors & clients travelled the world to Firenze to be granted exclusive...More

Thank John N
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

This Museum is absolutely awesome! The exhibition was amazing. The Bueno brothers have style. There was a quiet calm atmosphere - cool too after that climb! The terrace has a better view of Florence than from the Piazza Michelangelo. And its much more private too!...More

1  Thank Julia L
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful museum with a fabulous collection, with each room/space dedicated to a different category such as painting, sculpture, rugs, etc. Very quiet - there were only a few other visitors there - it almost felt like we had the whole place to ourselves. The...More

2  Thank Bryan W
Reviewed May 20, 2016

The Museo Bardini is a lovely mueum less popular than some of the more touristy venues in Florence. Across the River Arno, it is located in a nice area and is home to many beautiful works of art

1  Thank Ibadanboy
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Piazzale Michelangelo
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viewpoint of Florence: Piazzale Michelangelo, where an
elevated terrace offers visitors an incomparable and
breathtaking view of the entire city from above.
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Linda F
Do you have shuttle service from the airport?
March 2, 2015|
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Response from BradJill |
Hello Linda F, Museo Bardini is a museum in Florence. I doubt they have have airport transportation, this is not a common service provided by museums.
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