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Museo degli Innocenti

Piazza della Santissima Annunziata 13, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 203 7308
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Piazza della Santissima Annunziata 13, 50122, Florence, Italy
San Marco
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed very much the visit and the interpretation. Of course, the presentation only scratches the surface of what this place meant for the city and for the girls and boys who lived here. In any case, the architecture, the art collection and the cafe'...More

1  Thank wonderingjerome
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've wanted to go into the Ospedale for years, and now it has been restored and reopened. The building is important and worth seeing, but the displays within seem to have been designed for children essentially (nothing wrong with that, but do be aware). The...More

Thank RobJP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here because of the Firenze card but it is certainly worth a visit on its own. The exhibits are very well done, presenting the information in Italian and English. You can also choose to get a lot more depth of information by using...More

Thank rosalita1564
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While there are no blockbuster pieces here, the art collection is terrific. Much more moving is the presentation of the history of the institution and its work. The display of objects and histories of children is deeply affecting

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had been to this museum years ago when it was a shell of its current self. It just reopened in June 2016 after being closed for several years. To be honest, the only reason we visited is because it was two blocks from our...More

3  Thank luvroma2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went for what the guide books called the architecture and it was worth it, but vastly more worth it was the museum of the lives of the children and adults who lived and worked in this building- a fabulous and well curated and explained...More

Thank Sylvia R
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this new museum and it was a big happy surprise. The Ospedale degli Innocenti is located in the magnificent Piazza Annunziata, the last intact Renaissance square in Florence. There are Della Robbia plaques of swaddled babies (repros, but a couple of the...More

Thank DEngelJ
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Firstly the setting in a quiet but attractive piazza, close to the centre but not one you would automatically stumble across so look it out. It's the site of a former foundling orphanage and has a vert interesting museum which is well worth a visit...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Very nice.Its been first orphanage in Europe I think.Now is museum.Great location and nice piazza and church there

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Brunelleschi's hand is in evidence in this 15th century building. Great frescoes and works of art and the building itself are worth a visit, if you are in the area.

Thank Dimitris L
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San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a
stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence,
surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking
students provides the tranquil surroundings for the
elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read
the daily newspaper. Home to several universities,
including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one
of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A
...More
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