The Museum is open every day including Sundays and holidays except for 1 January and 25 December
Mondays to Sundays 9.30 - 18.00
Full fee € 9.00
6-18 years old € 5.50
Groups (15 person minimum) € 5.50
School groups (6-15 years old) € 4.50
Under 6 years old free entry
Family ticket (2 adults + max 2 children 18 and under) € 22.00
Museo Galileo is part of the Firenze Card Circuit. Find out what it is and how it works.
Starting from December 2014 a special promotion has been launched by Museo Galileo and La Specola museum - the zoological section of the University of Florence Natural History Museum: visitors who buy a full ticket in one of the two museumscan access the other with a reduced fee.
Tickets are sold up to 30 minutes before closing time. The bookshop closes 15 minutes before museum closing time.
Access is permitted only to guide dogs for the blind, provided they are kept on a lead and wear a muzzle, and to domestic animals certified as providing pet therapy.
Reading Room: Monday through Friday 9.00 a.m.-4.30 p.m.; Saturdays: 9.00 a.m.-1.00 p.m.
Distribution: Monday through Friday 9.00 a.m.-1.00 p.m. / 2.00 p.m.-4.00 p.m.; Saturdays: 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Materials stored in the off-site warehouse are delivered the day after they are requested.
Summer holidays 2016
During the summer the library will be closed in the following days:
- Saturdays from July 2 to August 27
- August 8-20
Access to the library is reserved to: