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

Il tesoro di Casa Siviero (The treasure of Casa Siviero)
performance-guided visits
Sunday 9th October 2016
by Compagnia teatrale Piccoli Principi.
2 performances, 10.00am and 11.30am
Free entrance, booking is required by calling ph. 055 8877950 or 333 6886017

Presentation of the film by Massimo Becattini
L'arte in guerra. Rodolfo Siviero e i monuments men italiani (Art at war. Rodolfo Siviero and italian monuments men
Tursday 13 october 2016, 5.30 pm
Cinama Alfieri, via dell'Ulivo - Florence
Free entrance

Il Sogno di Rodolfo Siviero, visit-performance created and organized by Teatro dell'Elce.
2016; Saturday October 22, Saturday October 29
Visit in the form of a show along the memory of Rodolfo Siviero.
In the year 2016 the visits will be held on the following days: Saturday June 18, Saturday October 22, Saturday October 29

2 events each Saturday beginning the first one at 11.00 am; the second one at 3.30 pm.
Free admission by reservation, e-mail:
Il Sogno di Rodolfo Siviero is at the same time a path inside the house-museum and a journey that unfolds through memories and reflections of the so-called "James Bond of Art". Teatro dell'Elce summarizes in the representation the essence of researches on the main publications dedicated to Siviero and, in particular, on his unpublished diaries.

Educational activities for families Nel cuore delle opere by Associazione culturale Il Paracadute di Icaro.
Saturday 5 November 2016, 10.00 am and  11.30 am
In the year 2016, the educational activities will be held on the following saturday mornings: April 9th, 28th May, 10th September,  24th September, 1st October, 5th November, 3rd December
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 5th November 2016, 3.00 p.m and 4.30 pm
Educational activities for families by Associazione Amici dei Musei Fiorentini - Sezione Didattica.
In the year 2016 the educational activities will be held on saturday afternoon in the following days: April 9th; May 7th, 28th May, 24th September, October 1st, Novembre 5th novembre; December 3rd
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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