VISITING

Here you can find all the information to visit Santa Maria Novella. A unique entrance for an amazing experience!

VISITING

Here you can find all the information to visit Santa Maria Novella. A unique entrance for an amazing experience!

Since 2012 you can visit the entire complex of Santa Maria Novella, thanks to an agreement between the Fund for Religious Buildings and the City of Florence. The visit includes access to:

Basilica of Santa Maria Novella. You can visit the church in its entirety, including the frescoed chapels, the sacristy and Avelli cemetery. Highlights: Masaccio’s Trinity, Giotto’s crucifix, Brunelleschi’s crucifix, Cappella Tornabuoni (painted by Ghirlandaio), frescoes by Filippino Lippi, Nardo di Cione, Piero da Miniato and Botticelli to name a few…

Museum of Santa Maria Novella: the entry includes access to the Cloister of the Dead, the famous Green Cloister, the Spanish Chapel, the Ubriachi Chapel and the Refectory.

This makes it possible to visit all areas of the monumental recovering historical artistic unity that characterizes this extraordinary place.

 

Visiting hours
Monday - friday

FROM APRIL TO SEPTEMBER

Time: 09,00-19,00

(last entry at 18,15),

Friday entry from 11,00

FROM OCTOBER TO MARCH

Time: 09,00-17,30

(last entry at 16,45)

Friday entry from 11,00

 

Saturday and religious pre-holiday

FROM OCTOBER TO JUNE

Time: 09,00-17,30 (last entry at 16,45)

JULY AND AUGUST

Time: 09,00-18,30 (last entry at 17,45)

Sunday and religious holidays

FROM OCTOBER TO JUNE

Time: 13,00-17,30 (last entry at 16,45)

JULY AND AUGUST 

Time: 12,00-18,30 (last entry at 17,45)

SEPTEMBER

Time: 12,00-17,30 (last entry at 16,45)

Important Notice:

Times vary depending on the day of the week, one should remember, however, that: Public Holidays follow the times of the relevant day of the week; Pre-Holidays in the run up to religious Holidays follow Saturday opening times; Religious Holidays follow Sunday opening times.

The last entry is 45 minutes before closing time





FIRENZE CARD AND ON-LINE TICKET HOLDERS DON'T NEED TO QUEUE - RESERVED ACCESS FROM MAIN GATE

Alerts

Mechanical platform temporarily installed in the Basilica

We inform our visitors that, from 29th of January (until the end of works), a mechanic platform with basket lift will be present in the Church for maintenance works. We apologize for the inconvenience

Partial closure of Pura Chapel

Please note that the Pura Chapel on these days is open only from 7.00 to 8.15 and from 17 to 19 until the end of the works. We apologize for the inconvenience

Online Ticket
Buy the online ticket for the whole Santa Maria Novella museum complex
Group visits reservation
Book a visit of the entire complex for groups of at least ten persons