Visiting hours

When can you visit the complex of Santa Maria Novella?

Online ticket
Buy the online ticket for the whole Santa Maria Novella museum complex, by selecting the visiting hour. This way you will get priority access and avoid queues.
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Group tickets purchase
We offer a dedicated visit booking for groups of over 15 people.
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Further openings from 1st of October

We inform all vistors that the Santa Maria Novella complex will add some opening days at the following times:

from 1st of October to 30th November:

Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10:00-17:00
Sunday 13:00-17:00

from 1st of December:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10-17
Sunday 13:00-17:00

Please note thar the last admission ends one hour before closing time

Metropolitan Sunday is suspended

From Sunday 4TH October, the day of free admission to civic museums, also known as Metropolitan Sunday, is now suspended until further notice. The decision was taken in alignment with the ordinance of the Ministry of Health which suspends free Sundays at the museum and affiliated institutions.


Groups up to 15 people + 1 guide are allowed inside. From 6 people onwards, earphones are mandatory.