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Museo Nazionale del Bargello

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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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Via del Proconsolo 4, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived in Florence on a sunday morning and we planned to visit Bargello on that day. It was the 1st sunday of the month (September) and the admission was free. We were afraid it could have been crowed, but it was fine. The building...More

Thank IsabelRuteSM
Reviewed 3 days ago

Do not miss this museum. It contains, in a spaciously well laid out manner, all of the greatest sculptors of the Renaissance.

Thank carol c
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a beautiful medieval building full of incredible works of art. Michelangelo's Bacchus carved when he was only 22 resides here. Donatello's David is also a must see. Be sure to see the pair of reliefs that Ghiberti and Brunellechi turned in for the...More

Thank Ana V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such an easy museum to see. No crowds and a clear focus on all the other 'David's. Beautiful sculptures and really accessible. Makes a change from other museums in Florence.

Thank Kkkaaabbb
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went early in the morning (always a good idea in tourist season). The museum has by far the best statue collection in Florence, way better than the Academia (which would not be worth a visit at all if it did not have David). The...More

Thank Brian_Palmquist
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

He Museo of Bargello is the place with largest collection of sculptures in Italy. There are sculptures of Michelangelo, Donatello, Cellini among many others important artist on middle age. Is not known from the major part of tourist since you can buy the ticket without...More

Thank Alessandro A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This palace dated from the 13 century; it's the biggest collection of Italian sculptures of the 14 and 15 century; - works of Donatello, Michelangelo and a lot more; also many arms and bronze objects.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although this is one of the lesser-known museums in the city, I recommend it highly! It is not overly expensive, it is not crowded, and the displays are very nice. It houses the sculpture collection of the Medici family so it is also unique in...More

Thank Moira A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were just walking around and didn’t have this on our list of things to do. We were winding down our Florence trip and came across this place. The exterior attracted us and once inside it was very nicely done and the crowds were not...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the museum. The sculptures were amazing. The cost is not overly expensive and the queues are not long. Definitely definitely worth visiting after the other museum's.

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shannonculver
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Response from williamn262 | Reviewed this property |
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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
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