May 19 Florence’s European Museum Night Openings

Piazzale degli Uffizi

To celebrate the cultural aspects of the EU, the third Saturday in May is designated European Museum Night (Notte dei Musei), offering dinnertime visiting hours and discounted admission.

This year, the following art sites can be visited for €1 on May 19 during the following hours:  the Bargello National Sculpture Museum and the Medici Chapels (5 – 8 pm) in addition to: the Uffizi Gallery,  the Accademia and the San Marco Museum (7 – 10 pm) as well as the Archeological Museum and Opificio delle Pietre Dure Semi-Precious Stone Inlay Museum and Restoration Laboratory (8 – 11 pm).  The Horne Historical Home Museum on via de’ Benci will be accessible at no charge from 9 – 11 pm.