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Stibbert Museum

Via Federigo Stibbert 26, 50134, Florence, Italy
+39 055 486049
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A great private collection. Of art, middle age weapons and armor suits... Leave you mesmerised with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Umang A
via mobile
Hidden gem of Florence

Splendid museum with very competent guide. The concept of one tour of max 25 persons each hour... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mads P
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A museum showcasing the eccentric and eclectic tastes of Frederick Stibbert, a 19th century art collector.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Via Federigo Stibbert 26, 50134, Florence, Italy
+39 055 486049
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great private collection. Of art, middle age weapons and armor suits... Leave you mesmerised with the beauty of this place

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Splendid museum with very competent guide. The concept of one tour of max 25 persons each hour really is a great relief from many of the other crowded museums.

Thank Mads P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Stibbert museum is a must-see so please make the journey out of the historical centre of Florence to the north of the city to see this house and garden. The house was the home of a man, Frederick Stibbert, who had an English father...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

I am glad I ventured out of the city center and visited this museum. I would rate it a 5 if there were multi-lingual signs in each room. Although I was fascinated by everything I saw, my tour was in Italian, which I do not...More

Thank CharlieV2011
Reviewed October 23, 2017

With no local history involved, many people probably don't consider the Stibbert, but it's amazing! So much armour, set into glass cases, on horses and riders, and so many other things too- it's a 2 hour visit that we don't regret at all. We tagged...More

Thank centralvic
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Loved this tour and the garden outside of the museum is beautiful. If you don't want to see the museum, walk in the garden!

Thank Kelsey B
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Lots of swords and armoury from different cultures really interesting Only problem you have to follow a group who is fluent in italian The second part which shows the rest of the house which is stale airless and extremely boring forkids and you cannot walk...More

Thank ZviyaB
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We really enjoyed our visit here. Having walked up from the city centre we didn't time our journey too well and joined the tour a few minutes late so missed the introduction in the first room but the place is big - much larger than...More

Thank mickgred
Reviewed August 15, 2017

I did this tour with my mother after we'd grown tired of the art galleries of Florence and wanted something different. Not only is the display of armour and weapons from different periods superb but the original furnishings of the villa itself are just as,...More

Thank Damon H
Reviewed July 24, 2017

This musuem is very nice. Instead of glass box and tags, it feels like you're visiting someone's private collection in their house - which is pretty much what this museum is. It's a museum of suits and armors - a private collection of Federick Stibbert...More

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