Frederick Stibbert – a man and his museum. A collector, educated at Cambridge, English but born in Florence in 1838, in love with Italy and a participant in the Garibaldi campaigns. Frederick Stibbert turned his home into a beautiful and refined museum of art. Discover an atmosphere of exquisite elegance and unique collections of antique European, Islamic and Japanese arms, classical paintings, porcelain and costumes. The ancient park surrounding the villa is truly charming. The latest exhibit "A Teenager in Fashion," features Giovanna Ferragamo’s collection of dresses from the '60s to the '80s.
Official Web-site: www.museostibbert.it