Holding events and special tours in the Bargello Museums is subject to authorization by the Director and to the payment of a fee, according to the Italian "Codice dei Beni Culturali" (D.Lgs. n. 42 del 22/01/2004, artt. 107-108).
The Director may concede the temporary use of specific spaces in the following museums:
Museo Nazionale del Bargello
Museo delle Cappelle Medicee
Museo di Palazzo Davanzati
Museo di Orsanmichele
Museo di Casa Martelli
For further information, please click "more details" below, or download the complete rules and regulations.
To request the temporary use of spaces in these museums, please download the request form and send it via e-mail to the Ufficio Concessioni.
The Bargello Museums do not provide images. Our official reseller is the Gabinetto Fotografico delle Gallerie degli Uffizi, Piazzale degli Uffizi, 50122 Firenze.
The cost of the images includes standard publishing rights. For a different print run or other uses, please see the "Rights & Permissions" section below.
The use of images of works of art from the Bargello Museums is subject to authorization and - in some cases - to the payment of a fee, according to the Italian "Codice dei Beni Culturali" (D.Lgs. n. 42 del 22/01/2004, artt. 107-108).
To request the authorization, please download the enclosed application form, fill in and sign it, and send it to the following contact:
You will first receive a fee payment request, if applicable, and, as soon as the payment has been made, you will receive the authorization.
Inside the Bargello museums, it is possible to take photos and footage for the acquisition of professional images, upon authorization by the Director and against the payment of a fee, according to the Italian "Codice dei Beni Culturali" (D.Lgs. n. 42 del 22/01/2004, artt. 107-108).
On the other hand, it is always free to take photos and videos without using flashes, stands or tripods.
Normally, professional shooting can be made when the museums are closed, with the assistance of museum’s surveillance staff, whose service is to be paid separately.
For more detailed instructions, please download the enclosed regulations.
To request authorization, download the enclosed application form, to be filled in and sent to the following contact:
You will first receive the request for the fee payment, and once the payment has been made, you will receive the authorization, to be countersigned and sent to the above address.
To download the regulations and the application form, please click below:
To access the digital archives, please use the following link:
The Library of Museo Nazionale del Bargello is open to the public, but can be consulted only by appointment. Please call +39 055 0649444.