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Stibbert Museum
from US$11.36*
Stibbert Museum
from US$11.36*
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A museum showcasing the eccentric and eclectic tastes of Frederick Stibbert, a 19th century art collector.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Via Federigo Stibbert 26, 50134, Florence, Italy
+39 055 486049
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was well worth the 30 mins stroll from the centre of Florence. Very interesting and well put together museum even though I’m not a armoury/weapons enthusiasts. There were many other exhibits that held interest. The rooms were spectacularly decorated in the original decor still...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An itinerant knife merchant on Piazza Santo Spiritu told me about this museum. He insisted we go, we would not be disappointed. Here is my advice. Go. It is a five star museum. It is three star tour however, as the only thing I wished...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were excited to visit the museum but when we got there, we were told that we were going to be a part of a tour with 3 other people who did not speak English. No worries maybe the guide can easily...More

Thank Sightsee257420
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum has a huge collection and range of armour and weaponry from Europe, north Africa, the middle and far East. You are escorted around the museum by a very knowledgeable guide who explains what Stibbert's plans and reasoning for each display. I found the...More

Thank SJ1248
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very interesting extensive collection of armour and weaponry from around the world set within a large beautiful house / museum ... so all round interest for the whole family. Very helpful and kind staff. The tour was informative and the value good. A great...More

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very reasonably priced at €8.00 adults, guided tour of rooms, amazing armoury collections and other exhibit's. Beautiful gardens. Has a small cafe and gift shop. Well worth seeing. There are a few stair cases, maybe not so good if you have limited mobility, also, not...More

Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Room after room of Islamic, European, and Japanese plate armor and weaponry. The Samurai stuff really is remarkable for what it encompasses. I wish the tour guide had allowed us to remain longer in that part of the museum because there is *so much* to...More

1  Thank Frances D
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

If you’re a history nerd, willing to go out of the way, don’t need to be spoon feed info that you already know, this is a VERY impressive collection. Haven’t seen this many artifacts in this good of condition before. And when we went, there...More

2  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Lovers of armory, knights, and samurai will love this museum! It’s a guided tour in Italian and English. You are given an overview and a few points about the collection being shown and opportunities to take (no flash) pictures. It was informative but short. If...More

1  Thank Expedition155071
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

What an amazing collection..it is 36,000 artifacts.The museum is very large and the displays are breathtaking. Our your guide was excellent. Well worth the visit.

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16 February 2016|
Response from SilkDragonfly |
You can take picture as you wish without flash, but you cannot wonder alone.