The Library houses the entire photographic catalog that saves ancient and modern materials.


Photographic Archive

The photographic archive, which houses ancient and modern materials, is divided into two sections: the historic archive and the modern archive.

Historical Archive

Conserves material that belonged to the Istituto Tecnico “Galileo Galilei”, the direct heir of the ancient Istituto Tecnico Toscano. It includes various portraits of professors and students of the school and a collection of didactic slides on plates.

The material is being reorganised.

Modern Archive

It conserves more than 3000 pictures of objects (instruments, findings, models, preparations, manufactures) of the physics, natural sciences, and arts and manufactures collections, the graphics collections, and several frontispieces and illustrations of books.

The material is being reorganised.

The Florence Science and Technology Foundation Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday
. The library is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Adulti: € 8.00
Children: € 6.00

Adults: € 8.00
Children: € 6.00
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Via Giuseppe Giusti, 29 50121 Firenze