Uffizi aims to slash tourist crowds, stop ticket scalpers

German art historian and director of the Uffizi galleries, Eike Schmidt, shows a ticket for the Uffizi Museum during a press conference at the Foreign Press Club in Rome, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. The Uffizi Galleries in Florence aims to discourage visitor overcrowding and ticket scalpers. Schmidt says Italy's most-visited art museum is meeting with Italian privacy guarantors to devise ways to use purchasers' photos to thwart scalpers looking to resell tickets at exorbitant prices. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)

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