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Bandini Museum

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Surprising collection of early Renaissance, late Gothic art

This museum shows mostly works collected by a local 18th century cleric Angelo Bandini and... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2019
hong kong
Lovely little gem of a museum...

Entrance to this amazing little Bandini museum is included in the price of the ticket to the Roman... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2018
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The small but charming Bandini Museum conserves significant Tuscan medieval and Renassaince art. Inside it you can admire paintings dating from XIII to XV centuries, as well as a small collection of byzantine works and terracottas by Della Robbia...more
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Via Giovanni Dupre 1, 50014, Fiesole, Italy
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

This museum shows mostly works collected by a local 18th century cleric Angelo Bandini and originally housed in a local church. As such, it displays his personal taste for late Gothic pieces of great beauty and delicacy, alongside other woks contributed to the museum by...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

We added this to our ticket as the weather wasn’t great and I think it was only 4€ extra but there is actually very little to see inside. What there is is very beautiful but I wouldn’t bother if the weather is nice or you’re...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Entrance to this amazing little Bandini museum is included in the price of the ticket to the Roman amphitheater, baths and exhibits center. It would be easy to forget to visit after touring the other sites as it is tucked away at the outside of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

This small museum displays a lot of della Robbia work. If you like his glazed pottery, this is the right place for you. Beside that there are very nice paintings 13-15 century.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

If you are in Fiesole and have spare time, this small museum might be worth visiting. It has some interesting items on display, but nothing to write home about.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank GothenburgProfessor
Reviewed November 27, 2016

One of my favorite museums. I always visit whenever I'm in Fiesole. In June I had the opportunity to visit several times, taking the time to study the Tuscan art. I'm a professional artist, fascinated with icons and art history. Don't miss the gorgeous full...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed September 19, 2016

I had no idea what treasures this little museum held before I went in. Had never heard of it... it was just part of my ticket from the Area Archaelogical that I had visited. It was absolutely gorgeous. The paintings mainly 12-13th Century were beautiful....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Libraryflower
Reviewed July 1, 2016

On a Tuscany walking holiday with Ramblers Holidays UK; we took the local bus No 7 from Piazza San Marco up to the sweet little village of Fiesole in the Mugello foothills, 25mins ride from Florence. Our combined ticket in Fiesole was for the wonderful...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 12, 2016

This houses the collection of Angelo Bandini from the church of Sain'Ansano. He died in 1803 and left his collection to the bishop of Fiesole. There are wonderful gold leaf religious paintings in great shape.along with the paintings are several Della Robbias. It is worth...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank 24lorraineS
Reviewed October 24, 2015

The combo ticket with the Roman ruins and museum includes this museum. Hours are limited so check their website so you can coordinate your visit to be able to see all three attractions in one day.

Date of experience: October 2015
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May 17, 2019|
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If you want to visit only Bandini Museum, the admission price is €5; you can also buy a combined ticket (€12) and visit Bandini Museum, Archaeological Area and Archaeological Museum. Until september 30 it opens on Friday... More
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