Summer museum opening hours in Florence

When to visit in August

Rachael Harper
July 20, 2016 - 16:26

Summer is a season when Florence slows down and museums are known to vary their visiting hours. Here’s a definitive list of the city’s opening times.


Disclaimer: We recommend that you call the museums in advance for further information.






Via del Proconsolo 4, Florence

Tel. 055/2388606

Open Mon-Sun 8.15am-5pm. Closed 2nd and 4th Sunday and 1st and 3rd Monday of the month.



Galleria dell'Accademia




Via Ricasoli 60, Florence

Tel. 055/2388609

Open 8.15am-6.50pm. Open until 10pm on Tuesday. Closed Monday.



Galleria degli Uffizi




Loggiato degli Uffizi 6, Florence

Tel. 055/23885

Open 8.15am-6.50pm (inc. public holidays). Open until 10pm on Tuesday. Closed Monday.



Museo San Marco




Piazza San Marco, Florence

Tel. 055/2388608

Open 8.15am-1.50pm daily; Sat + holidays 8.15am-7pm. Closed 1st, 3rd and 5th Sunday and 2nd and 4th Monday of the month.



Museo Stibbert


Museo Stibbert Museo Stibbert


Via Stibbert, Florence

Tel. 055/475520

Open Mon, Tue + Wed 10am-2pm; Fri, Sat + Sun 10am-6pm. Closed Thursday.



Museo degli Argenti - Giardino di Boboli - Galleria del Costume, Palazzo Pitti, Florence




Tel. 055/2388710

Open 8.15am-4.30pm. Closed 2nd and 4th Sunday and 1st, 3rd and 5th Monday of the month.

Boboli Gardens: 8.15am-6.30pm



Tesoro di San Lorenzo

Piazza San Lorenzo 9, Florence

Tel. 055/214042

Open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm



Museo Salvatore Ferragamo

Piazza Santa Trinita 5r, Florence

Tel. 055/3360455/6

Open daily 10am-6pm. Closed Tuesday 8.30am-2pm



Museo Archeologico Nazionale

Piazza SS. Annunziata 9b, Florence

Tel. 055 23575

Mon, Sat and Sun 8.30am-2pm; Tue, Wed, Thurs and Fri 8.30am-7pm



Museo Fondazione H.P. Horne

via dei Benci 6, Florence

Tel. 055 244661

Open 9am-1pm (exc. public holidays)



Museo di Storia Naturale

Anthropology (v. del Proconsolo 12), Geology & Paleontology (v. La Pira 4), Mineralogy (v. La Pira 4), Botanical Garden (v. Micheli 3)

Tel. 055 2756444

Open 9am-1pm, Sat 9am-5pm. Closed Wed.            



Museo Marino Marini

Piazza San Pancrazio, Florence

Tel. 055 219432

Open Wed-Fri 10am-1pm. Mon + Sat 10am-7pm. Closed Tue, Sun and public holidays.



Museo dell’Opera di Santa Croce

Piazza Santa Croce, Florence

Tel. 055 2466105

Open 9.30am-5.30pm; public holidays 1pm-5.30pm.



Museo Galileo

Piazza dei Giudici 1, Florence

Tel. 055 265311

Open 9.30am-6pm. Tue 9.30am-1pm.



Cappelle Medicee

Piazza Madonna degli Aldobrandini, Florence

Tel. 055/2388602

Open 8.15am-5pm; public holidays 8.15am-1.50pm. Closed 2nd and 4th Sunday and 1st, 3rd and 5th Monday of the month.

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