The house and furnishings were left to the Region of Tuscany by Rodolfo Siviero in his will in 1983. It is home to the private collection of the so-called "James Bond of the art world", renown for his work in recovering a great number of works of art stolen from Italy during the Second World War.


Spot light

Arte e fotografie nell'archivio di Giorgio Castelfranco e Rodolfo Siviero
Exhibition 21 January-28 February 2017
Opening on Saturday 21 January, 11.00 am
The exhibition, curated by Elisabetta Accorsi, presents the phographic documents which are conserved at Casa Siviero toghether with those of the previous owner of the home, the art historian Giorgio Castelfranco, whose archive is held at The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies at Villa I Tatti.

Educational activities for families Nel cuore delle opere by Associazione culturale Il Paracadute di Icaro.
Saturday 4th Februray 2017, 10.00 am and  11.30 am
In the year 2017, the educational activities will be held on the following saturday mornings: 14th January; 4th February, 4th March
Two activities each morning beginning the first at 10.00 am; the second one at  11.30 am

Free participation,
booking is required by email:    

Il Detective dell'arte  (The Art Detective)
Saturday 4th February 2017, 3.00 p.m and 4.30 pm
Educational activities for families by Associazione Amici dei Musei Fiorentini - Sezione Didattica.
In the year 2017 the educational activities will be held on saturday afternoon in the following days: 14th January; 4 February; 4th March
Two activities every afternoon,beginning the first at 3.00 pm; the second one at 4.30 pm

Free participation
Booking is required at email:

Opening times

Saturday, 10.00 am - 6.00 pm (from September to June); 10.00 am-2.00 pm and 3.00 pm-7.00 pm (July-August);
Sunday and Monday 10.00 am -1.00 pm (all year round).

The Museum will be open on the following public holidays if they fall on a Saturday, Sunday or Monday, 25 April, 2 June, 1 November, 8 December. The Museum is closed on the following public holidays: 1 January, 1 May, 24 June, 15 August, 25 & 26 December.

For special group visits, pleae send an email or send booking form by clicking on Information and then Booking.

Entry free of charge

Virtual tour

Tour the virtual rooms of the museum and watch the films.

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