Museo Novecento in Florence
Museo Novecento in Florence

Museo Novecento

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Specialisation
Italian art of the 20th century

Museo Novecento in Florence is dedicated to Italian art of the 20th century. Around 300 paintings, sculptures, videos, and installations take the visitor back from the 1990s to the beginning of the 1900s.

The collection, spread out over 15 exhibition areas, is displayed in a chronologically, thematically and interdisciplinary way, combining artworks with multimedia experiences. The third floor shows clips of movies filmed in Florence, covering 50 years of film history.

Museo Novecento is located at the Piazza Santa Maria Novella, opposite to the Basilica, in the Ospedale di San Paolo, a 13th century hospice for pilgrims that was transformed into a school in the 18th century. The same building also houses the Museo nazionale Alinari della fotografia (MNAF).

Practical Information

Address
Piazza Santa Maria Novella 10, Florence, Italy
Phone
+39 055 286 132
Website
Opening Times

From October to March: Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat and Sun from 09:00 to 18:00, Thu from 09:00 to 14:00
From April to September: Mon, Tue, Wed, Sat and Sun from 09:00 to 19:00, Thu from 09:00 to 14:00, Fri from 09:00 to 23:00

Last admission 60 minutes before closing time.

Closed on 25 December

Facilities
  • Cloakroom

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