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Museo Casa Martelli

Via Zannetti n.8, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 216725
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Best House Museum in Florence

We lucked out when me saw this little museum near our hotel. It is free and only open several days... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
Richard F
A Hidden Gem

After passing by the museum a number of times on the path to my hotel I saw the 'free admission... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
Anthony A
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Via Zannetti n.8, 50122, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
+39 055 216725
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We lucked out when me saw this little museum near our hotel. It is free and only open several days a week. It is well worth the trip but it is only available in group tours. You will need to stop by and figure out...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

After passing by the museum a number of times on the path to my hotel I saw the 'free admission' sign and thought 'what could I lose?' What a surprise! Staff offered very informactive guided tours, and visitors learn not just the family history but...More

1  Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Really wished to come here, but was closed on a sunday afternoon. Would be great to see it open more days and during afternoons.

1  Thank fjane84
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This house does not compare to the palaces and churches of Florence, but it doesn't try to. It's the house of a rich Renaissance family, the Martellis, and it has a lot of original art and furnishings. The tour guides are from a local high...More

Thank KerryandTim
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Randomly visited here. It's the former home of the Martelli family who had connections with the Pucci and Medici families. It has only been open a few years after restoration. When we visited there were no tickets but you could make a donation. It's guided...More

Thank Ruth O
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We went on a Friday visit which started at 16:00. We where the two of us and two more couples, so the 6 of us had a private tour around the palazzo! The tour was in english and we could ask for any information we...More

Thank katia_14
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The Museo Casa Martelli is a nice in house museum which is located on Via Zannetti. It houses some lovely paintings and works of art and is a nice place to visit

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 23 February 2015

I loved the family history attached to this building, as well as the beautiful paintings. Really gave a feel of the personalities throughout the centuries.

1  Thank MicaelaD
Reviewed 2 November 2014

This house museum is a lovely, quiet escape from the usual Florence attractions. There are only a handful of rooms, but they are beautiful - each with impressive frescos and period furniture. My favorite was the "garden" room - a room painted as if you...More

Thank AtlantaSisters2
Reviewed 18 June 2014

We had passed the closed door to this Villa many times and one day we saw the door open and enquired if the public could visit. Thursday at 5 p.m. was the appointed time and one of the staff gave us a private tour of...More

2  Thank toronto-beeb
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market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
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