Best libraries in Florence

Check out the top libraries in Florence, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Oblate Library
1. Oblate Library
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101 local reviews
24 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Open · Closes 11:45 PM
+39 055 261 6512
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Giulia
At the rooftop of one of the most beautiful library of the city, a lounge-bar where you can taste a wine…
Rossella
Not just a library, but a cultural space in the middle of Florence. Here you can find books, films,…
Gabriel & Nic
Ancient Monastery of the Oblate order. Nowadays it is a library frequented by Florence University students…
1. Oblate Library
1. Oblate Library
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101 local reviews
24 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Open · Closes 11:45 PM
+39 055 261 6512
Giulia
Giulia
At the rooftop of one of the most beautiful library of the city, a lounge-bar where you can taste a wine looking directly at the dome of the…
Rossella
Rossella
Not just a library, but a cultural space in the middle of Florence. Here you can find books, films, newspapers, games but also have good…
Gabriel & Nic
Gabriel & Nic
Ancient Monastery of the Oblate order. Nowadays it is a library frequented by Florence University students with an amazing panoramic…
2. Brac
2. Brac
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84 local reviews
18/R Via dei Vagellai, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+39 055 094 4877
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Francesca
Ottimo ristorante vegano e vegetariano e libreria di arte contemporanea con cortile interno, da provare!…
Daniele & Clara
A cozy place: in the heart of the city a really quiet and silent place. It's a contemporary art library but…
Maria
Library of contemporary art, coffee and cooking. Mon-Sun 12 am to 12 pm. Summer sunday from 6 pm to 12 pm…
2. Brac
2. Brac
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84 local reviews
18/R Via dei Vagellai, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+39 055 094 4877
Francesca
Francesca
Ottimo ristorante vegano e vegetariano e libreria di arte contemporanea con cortile interno, da provare! Highly recommended vegan and…
Daniele & Clara
Daniele & Clara
A cozy place: in the heart of the city a really quiet and silent place. It's a contemporary art library but inside you can enjoy a cup of…
Maria
Maria
Library of contemporary art, coffee and cooking. Mon-Sun 12 am to 12 pm. Summer sunday from 6 pm to 12 pm. Reservation required
3. La Cité- Libreriacafé
3. La Cité- Libreriacafé
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67 local reviews
20 Borgo S. Frediano, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:02 AM
+39 055 210387
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Niccolo
Very lively and active library cafè, this was the first of this kind in town and keeps on rocking. This is…
Antonella
It's library cafè. During the afternoon a quiet place where read a book or drink a tea, by night one of the…
Daniele & Clara
It's library cafè. During the afternoon a quiet place where read a book or drink a tea, by night one of the…
3. La Cité- Libreriacafé
3. La Cité- Libreriacafé
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67 local reviews
20 Borgo S. Frediano, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:02 AM
+39 055 210387
Niccolo
Niccolo
Very lively and active library cafè, this was the first of this kind in town and keeps on rocking. This is famous for its events,…
Antonella
Antonella
It's library cafè. During the afternoon a quiet place where read a book or drink a tea, by night one of the highlight of Florence…
Daniele & Clara
Daniele & Clara
It's library cafè. During the afternoon a quiet place where read a book or drink a tea, by night one of the highlight of Florence nightlife…
4. Oblate Cafeteria
4. Oblate Cafeteria
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21 local reviews
26 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+39 055 263 9685
CafeStorePoint of interest
Tina
If you're looking for a nice coffee and a great view this is your spot! On the top floor of a fourteenth-centu…
Sara
Wonderful view on the Cathedral, perfect place for nightime "aperitivo" (one drink + buffet) in the Public…
Gemma E Giovanna
The Cafeteria of the Oblates on the top floor of the library of. Perfect for coffee ', cappuccino, an aperitif…
4. Oblate Cafeteria
4. Oblate Cafeteria
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21 local reviews
26 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+39 055 263 9685
Tina
Tina
If you're looking for a nice coffee and a great view this is your spot! On the top floor of a fourteenth-century convent turned public…
Sara
Sara
Wonderful view on the Cathedral, perfect place for nightime "aperitivo" (one drink + buffet) in the Public Library of Florence located in a…
Gemma E Giovanna
Gemma E Giovanna
The Cafeteria of the Oblates on the top floor of the library of. Perfect for coffee ', cappuccino, an aperitif enjoying the beautiful view…
5. RED Bistrot Libreria
5. RED Bistrot Libreria
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11 local reviews
26/27/28/29 Piazza della Repubblica, Firenze
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+39 055 219390
Book storeStorePoint of interest
Serena
A Library with a cozy bar located in Piazza della Repubblica. There are several libraries in the area but this…
5. RED Bistrot Libreria
5. RED Bistrot Libreria
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11 local reviews
26/27/28/29 Piazza della Repubblica, Firenze
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+39 055 219390
Serena
Serena
A Library with a cozy bar located in Piazza della Repubblica. There are several libraries in the area but this one is our favorite,…
6. Florence National Central Library
6. Florence National Central Library
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17 local reviews
1 Piazza dei Cavalleggeri, Firenze
Closed · Opens Friday 8:15 AM
+39 055 249191
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Giuseppe
Very famous library, inside there are the most famous volumes of renaissance period
Giulia
The beautiful National Library on the banks of the river
Francesco
One of the best library in the world
6. Florence National Central Library
6. Florence National Central Library
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17 local reviews
1 Piazza dei Cavalleggeri, Firenze
Closed · Opens Friday 8:15 AM
+39 055 249191
Giuseppe
Giuseppe
Very famous library, inside there are the most famous volumes of renaissance period
Giulia
Giulia
The beautiful National Library on the banks of the river
Francesco
Francesco
One of the best library in the world
7. Laurentian Medici Library
7. Laurentian Medici Library
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9 local reviews
9 Piazza San Lorenzo, Firenze
Closed · Opens Friday 9:30 AM
+39 055 293 7911
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
David
One of my favourite spots in Florence. The project was made by Michelangelo. I love the beautiful cloister,…
Maria
The Laurentian Library (Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana) is a historical library in Florence, Italy, containing…
Giacomo
You admire an amazing stairs design by Michelangelo to access at the ancient library (an unkow jewel)
7. Laurentian Medici Library
7. Laurentian Medici Library
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9 local reviews
9 Piazza San Lorenzo, Firenze
Closed · Opens Friday 9:30 AM
+39 055 293 7911
David
David
One of my favourite spots in Florence. The project was made by Michelangelo. I love the beautiful cloister, the famous staircase on 1sr…
Maria
Maria
The Laurentian Library (Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana) is a historical library in Florence, Italy, containing a repository of more than…
Giacomo
Giacomo
You admire an amazing stairs design by Michelangelo to access at the ancient library (an unkow jewel)
8. Libreria Edison
8. Libreria Edison
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4 local reviews
27 Piazza della Repubblica, Firenze
Book storeStorePoint of interest
Niccolò
Nice bar and library!
8. Libreria Edison
8. Libreria Edison
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4 local reviews
27 Piazza della Repubblica, Firenze
Niccolò
Niccolò
Nice bar and library!
9. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
9. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
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11 local reviews
3/R Via dei Serragli, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+39 055 277 6205
RestaurantBook storeStore
Anthony
The best Veg restaurant in Florence. It is also a library!
Francesco
Vegetarian Library :)
9. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
9. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
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11 local reviews
3/R Via dei Serragli, Firenze
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+39 055 277 6205
Anthony
Anthony
The best Veg restaurant in Florence. It is also a library!
Francesco
Francesco
Vegetarian Library :)
10. Biblioteca delle Oblate
10. Biblioteca delle Oblate
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2 local reviews
26 Via dell'Oriuolo, Firenze
055 261 6512
Establishment
Twerty
Big library with several nice terraces and a cafe with a gorgeous view. It offers also tapas in the evening…
Michele
Here is a public library in the old Convent. Nice cloister and astonishing top view with café over the Duomo
10. Biblioteca delle Oblate
10. Biblioteca delle Oblate
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2 local reviews
26 Via dell'Oriuolo, Firenze
055 261 6512
Twerty
Twerty
Big library with several nice terraces and a cafe with a gorgeous view. It offers also tapas in the evening. We reccomend it, it's…
Michele
Michele
Here is a public library in the old Convent. Nice cloister and astonishing top view with café over the Duomo
11. San Marco Museum
11. San Marco Museum
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60 local reviews
3 Piazza San Marco, Firenze
Closed · Opens Friday 8:15 AM
+39 055 238 8608
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Bruno
Very beautiful museum with frescoes by Beato Angelico. It is an antique monastery, so the structure is already…
Jacopo
Old museum with the oldest library in town
11. San Marco Museum
11. San Marco Museum
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60 local reviews
3 Piazza San Marco, Firenze
Closed · Opens Friday 8:15 AM
+39 055 238 8608
Bruno
Bruno
Very beautiful museum with frescoes by Beato Angelico. It is an antique monastery, so the structure is already very beautiful itself, with…
Jacopo
Jacopo
Old museum with the oldest library in town
12. BiblioteCaNova Isolotto
12. BiblioteCaNova Isolotto
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6 local reviews
Via Chiusi, Firenze
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+39 055 710834
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Alessandro
Vasta collezione di libri e fumetti, cd, offre spesso laboratori per bambini, presentazioni di libri,…
12. BiblioteCaNova Isolotto
12. BiblioteCaNova Isolotto
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6 local reviews
Via Chiusi, Firenze
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+39 055 710834
Alessandro
Alessandro
Vasta collezione di libri e fumetti, cd, offre spesso laboratori per bambini, presentazioni di libri, proiezioni di film, conversazioni…