Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella, Florence

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Founded in the early 13th century by Dominican friars, Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella has provided herbal potions and medicines to Florence for nearly eight centuries. Learn more about the monastery and apothecary at the museum. Find out about the tradition of medicinal history at the pharmacy, which is stocked with elixirs and cures. You can buy perfumes, cosmetics, or other beauty products inspired by ancient recipes. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Florence trip simple and quick.
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  • This is one of my beautiful places I’ve seen. There is no fee to get inside, but I would definitely recommend to go early in the morning to avoid the crowds.  more »
  • This was a surprise visit and gift for my wife and it didn't disappoint. We have been looking for a classic sent that is produced traditionally without cruelty. The staff were excellent and not...  more »
  • Un luogo magico dove la tradizione si sposa con l’innovazione!!
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