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Biblioteca Riccardiana

Palazzo Medici Riccardi | Via Ginori 10, 50123, Florence, Italy
+39 055 212586
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One of the most beautiful libraries in the world

As an earlier reviewer said, this library takes effort to get into - in fact, it may be impossible... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2015
Freda J
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Birmingham, Michigan
Take an effort to get in

Library is located at the second floor of Ginori, 10. Security guards in the lobby do not speak... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2015
Barbara2009
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16 Nov 2015
“One of the most beautiful libraries in the world”
20 May 2015
“Take an effort to get in”
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Palazzo Medici Riccardi | Via Ginori 10, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

As an earlier reviewer said, this library takes effort to get into - in fact, it may be impossible if you don't speak Italian. Which we don't. When we showed up, the security guards just shook their heads at us and waved us away. Luckily...More

Thank Freda J
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Library is located at the second floor of Ginori, 10. Security guards in the lobby do not speak English and do not like tourists. Lunch break start at 1 pm, so our arrival at 12:30 made them even less happy. When we arrived, they send...More

Thank Barbara2009
Reviewed 20 September 2013 via mobile

According to our Florence Guidebook by DK the Bibleoteca is inside the Palazzo Medici Riccardi and was founded in 16th century and houses a collection of precious manuscripts including Dante's Divine Comedy. It proved expensive at ?7 each with very little to view and no...More

Thank Debbie T
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Duomo
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
...More
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