Private tour

Medici Chapels Private Tour

Medici Chapels Private Tour

From US$ 184.77 per person

One of the places that best represents the power of the Medici family, the splendor of Michelangelo's sculptures and the glitz of the Chapel of the Princes.

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Duration 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Church of San Lorenzo and the Chapel of the Princes
  • See Michelangelo's Day and Night, and his Dawn and Dusk
  • Discover the parish church of the Medici Family
Full description
The complex consists of the Medici Chapels of the Basilica of San Lorenzo, the Mausoleum of the Princes and the New Sacristy by Michelangelo, funeral chapel of the Medici family.  Entering the museum, you will visit first the crypt, where some of the grand dukes of Tuscany and their wives are buried, as well as the less illustrious members of the Medici family. There were many masterpieces of art, by those such as Ghirlandaio, Della Robbia, Perugino, Raphael, Michelangelo, Sansovino, as well as works of gold and miniati.  See Michelangelo's famous statues, Day and Night, and Dawn and Dusk depictions. You will also visit San Lorenzo Church, the parish church of the Medici Family. It was rebuilt by Filippo Brunelleschi and decorated by Donatello.
Includes
  • Entrance tickets
  • Professional multilingual guide
  • Private 3-hour tour
  • Hotel pick-up or drop-off

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Meeting point

in front of Museum Cappelle Medicee, Piazza Madonna Aldobrandini

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Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 11 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.3/5
  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Service
    4.7/5
  • Organization
    5/5

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Eleonora was great! She arrived 25 minutes before the meeting hour, so we start the tour right away! Plenty of details she provided us, very nice and qualified for the job! We learnt a lot thanks to her! Thank you very much, we will definitely book again. Thank you, we had a great experience! I strongly recommend the private tour!!!

October 15, 2019

Phenomenal private tour. Highly recommend as much of the interpretive placards are only in Italian

October 24, 2022

Very good tour. Tour guide was very helpful

October 15, 2022

Product ID: 72276