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Piazza San Lorenzo n° 9 - 50123 Firenze
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The Library, which is part of the monumental complex of S. Lorenzo, can be reached through the entrance at the left of the church’s doorway, is located in the town centre and is easily accessible on foot or by bus. No private traffic is allowed in the area.

It is possible to reach the Library

from S. Maria Novella train station (around 5-10 minutes):

on foot: through Piazza dell’Unità and along Via del Melarancio; when in Piazza Madonna degli Aldobrandini walk along the Basilica of S. Lorenzo and then up the flight of steps.

from Florence Airport “Amerigo Vespucci”:

by taxi (around 20 minutes);

by bus (around 20 minutes): take shuttle Volainbus (frequency: every 30 minutes)

from Pisa Airport “Galileo Galilei”:

by train (about 1 hour and 30 minutes): from Pisa Airport to Florence, S. Maria Novella Station (frequency: nearly every hour).

Train time-tables


logo disabili The reading room of the Library is accessible to the disabilities by stairlift.


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