Chiostro dello Scalzo

Local nameChiostro dello Scalzo
LocationFlorence, Italy

If you want to see lesser known artworks of Florence, come to this building and discover its hidden gems. It is often overlooked by tourists, therefore it does not get very crowded.

The cloister served as the entrance to the chapel of the Confraternity of St. John the Baptist in the 14th century. It's worth visiting for its beautiful frescoes depicting the life of St. John the Baptist.

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Opening hours

Mon, Thu; 1st, 3rd and 5th Sat; 2nd and 4th Sun of each month: 8:15 a.m. - 1:50 p.m.


Admission to the cloister is free.

More information and contact


Official website


Phone +39 055 2388604

Address Via Camillo Cavour 69, 50129 Florence, Italy

Coordinates 43°46'46.799" N 11°15'34.017" E

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