Best libraries in Florence

Check out the top libraries in Florence, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. La Cité
1. La Cité
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22 local reviews
20/R Borgo S. Frediano, Firenze
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+39 055 210387
BarArt galleryCafe
Lapo
It's library cafè. During the afternoon a quiet place where read a book or drink a tea, by night one of the hi…
Niccolo
Very lively and active library cafè, this was the first of this kind in town and keeps on rocking. This is fam…
Antonella
It's library cafè. During the afternoon a quiet place where read a book or drink a tea, by night one of the h…
1. La Cité
1. La Cité
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22 local reviews
20/R Borgo S. Frediano, Firenze
Closed · Opens 8:00 AM
+39 055 210387
Lapo
Lapo
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…
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, conference…
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 nightlife…
2. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
2. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
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3 local reviews
3/R Via dei Serragli, Firenze
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+39 055 277 6205
RestaurantBook storeStore
Francesco
Vegetarian Library :)
Alessandra
“library with kitchen - contemporary style - delicious food in a pleasant and unusual atmosphere“ www.cuculia…
Alessandra E Francesco
“library with kitchen - contemporary style - delicious food in a pleasant and unusual atmosphere“ www.cuculia…
2. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
2. Cuculia Ristorante Libreria
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3 local reviews
3/R Via dei Serragli, Firenze
Closed · Opens 12:30 PM
+39 055 277 6205
Francesco
Francesco
Vegetarian Library :)
Alessandra
Alessandra
“library with kitchen - contemporary style - delicious food in a pleasant and unusual atmosphere“ www.cuculia.it
Alessandra E Francesco
Alessandra E Francesco
“library with kitchen - contemporary style - delicious food in a pleasant and unusual atmosphere“ www.cuculia.it
3. Brac
3. Brac
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21 local reviews
18/R Via dei Vagellai, Firenze
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
Book storeStoreRestaurant
Mary
Library of contemporary art, coffee and vegetarian cooking.
Silvia
Library of contemporary art, coffee and cooking. Mon-Sun 12 am to 12 pm. Summer sunday from 6 pm to 12 pm. Res…
Daniele & Clara
A cozy place: in the heart of the city a really quiet and silent place. It's a contemporary art library but in…
3. Brac
3. Brac
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21 local reviews
18/R Via dei Vagellai, Firenze
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
Mary
Mary
Library of contemporary art, coffee and vegetarian cooking.
Silvia
Silvia
Library of contemporary art, coffee and cooking. Mon-Sun 12 am to 12 pm. Summer sunday from 6 pm to 12 pm. Reservation required
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 te…
4. Florence National Central Library
4. Florence National Central Library
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5 local reviews
1 Piazza dei Cavalleggeri, Firenze
Closed · Opens Monday 8:15 AM
+39 055 249191
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Francesco
One of the best library in the world
Giulia
The beautiful National Library on the banks of the river
Giuseppe
Very famous library, inside there are the most famous volumes of renaissance period
4. Florence National Central Library
4. Florence National Central Library
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5 local reviews
1 Piazza dei Cavalleggeri, Firenze
Closed · Opens Monday 8:15 AM
+39 055 249191
Francesco
Francesco
One of the best library in the world
Giulia
Giulia
The beautiful National Library on the banks of the river
Giuseppe
Giuseppe
Very famous library, inside there are the most famous volumes of renaissance period
5. Oblate Library
5. Oblate Library
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34 local reviews
24 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Closed · Opens Monday 2:00 PM
+39 055 261 6512
LibraryPoint of interestEstablishment
Rossella
Not just a library, but a cultural space in the middle of Florence. Here you can find books, films, newspapers…
Giulia
At the rooftop of one of the most beautiful library of the city, a lounge-bar where you can taste a wine looki…
Gabriel & Nic
Ancient Monastery of the Oblate order. Nowadays it is a library frequented by Florence University students wit…
5. Oblate Library
5. Oblate Library
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34 local reviews
24 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Closed · Opens Monday 2:00 PM
+39 055 261 6512
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 dri…
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…
Gabriel & Nic
Gabriel & Nic
Ancient Monastery of the Oblate order. Nowadays it is a library frequented by Florence University students with an amazing panoramic terrace…
6. Piazza San Marco
6. Piazza San Marco
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9 local reviews
Piazza San Marco, Firenze
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Gaia&Pietro
San Marco is the name of a religious complex in Florence, Italy. It comprises a church and a convent. The conv…
Carlo
San Marco is the name of a religious complex in Florence, Italy. It comprises a church and a convent. The conv…
Margherita & Michele & Francy
Look inside the San Marco church to see the altar crucifix by Fra Angelico. Then go into the Museo San Marco:f…
6. Piazza San Marco
6. Piazza San Marco
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9 local reviews
Piazza San Marco, Firenze
Gaia&Pietro
Gaia&Pietro
San Marco is the name of a religious complex in Florence, Italy. It comprises a church and a convent. The convent, which is now a museum, ha…
Carlo
Carlo
San Marco is the name of a religious complex in Florence, Italy. It comprises a church and a convent. The convent, which is now a museum, ha…
Margherita & Michele & Francy
Margherita & Michele & Francy
Look inside the San Marco church to see the altar crucifix by Fra Angelico. Then go into the Museo San Marco:frescoes by Fra Beato Angelico,…
7. Oblate Cafeteria
7. Oblate Cafeteria
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6 local reviews
26 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Closed · Opens Monday 2:00 PM
+39 055 263 9685
CafeStoreFood
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 Lib…
Gemma E Giovanna
The Cafeteria of the Oblates on the top floor of the library of. Perfect for coffee ', cappuccino, an aperitif…
7. Oblate Cafeteria
7. Oblate Cafeteria
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6 local reviews
26 Via dell' Oriuolo, Firenze
Closed · Opens Monday 2:00 PM
+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 libra…
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 o…
8. Todo Modo
8. Todo Modo
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4 local reviews
15/R Via dei Fossi, Firenze
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+39 055 239 9110
Book storeStorePoint of interest
Claudia&Francesco
This is a very nice library with a small but delicious bar where you can have a tea or a light lunch while you…
Andrea
Libreria dove poter mangiare cose molto interessanti e seguire un ottimo programma culturale. Library where to…
Cristina
A book store with a nice coffee shop offering simple meals, or a drink. Often has films in English or talks in…
8. Todo Modo
8. Todo Modo
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4 local reviews
15/R Via dei Fossi, Firenze
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+39 055 239 9110
Claudia&Francesco
Claudia&Francesco
This is a very nice library with a small but delicious bar where you can have a tea or a light lunch while you are choosing a book!
Andrea
Andrea
Libreria dove poter mangiare cose molto interessanti e seguire un ottimo programma culturale. Library where to eat very interesting things a…
Cristina
Cristina
A book store with a nice coffee shop offering simple meals, or a drink. Often has films in English or talks in the evening. They also sell b…