Guided tour

Pitti Palace: Tour

Pitti Palace: Tour

From US$ 68.40 per person

Explore the former residence of the Medici family. Enjoy a guided tour of their vast private collection of paintings in rooms with elaborate stuccos and frescoes.

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Duration options: 2 hours
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  • Discover Renaissance masterpieces in the Palatine Gallery
  • Visit the Royal Apartments in the Palazzo Pitti
  • See stunning frescoes and stucco work from the Renaissance
  • Skip the ticket line and spend more time inside
  • Admire paintings, ancient statues, and mosaics
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Go on a guided tour through the Palatine Gallery, the opulent Renaissance palace that served as the Medici family's main residence after it was built in the 15th century. Marvel at the incredible collection of artworks arrayed in the style typical of private collections, surrounded by rich decor and original ornate frames.  Follow your local guide through the gallery and admire dozens of Renaissance paintings, including masterpieces by Botticelli, Titian, Rubens, Caravaggio, and many other Italian and European painters. Explore the Planetary Rooms, which were designed by the great Baroque painter Pietro da Cortona to provide a stunning backdrop of frescoes to the paintings in the Medici collection. Finally, visit the Royal Apartments, once inhabited by the King of Italy.  After your tour, enjoy free time to return to any rooms or paintings you want to take a closer look at. This is the ideal tour for art and history lovers alike, made all the better by your knowledgeable tour guide and skip-the-ticket-line access.
  • Pitti Palace guided tour
  • Access to Pitti Palace
  • Access to Palatine Gallery
  • Live tour guide
  • Headset to hear the guide better

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      Please be present in front of the Central Gate (The entrance to the Palazzo Pitti) 15 minutes before departure time in order to avoid any delays.

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      • Pets
      • Luggage or large bags
      • Flash photography
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      4.6 /5

      based on 177 reviews

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      Quick reservation during the day. Good organization and quality guide

      July 24, 2021

      Very interesting, enjoyable tour.

      January 13, 2020

      Guide was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the artwork in the Pitti.

      August 24, 2019

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      VA ID: 395917