Guided tour

Palazzo Vecchio: Tour

4.9 / 5

82 reviews

Palazzo Vecchio: Tour

From $28.24 per person

Explore the Palazzo Vecchio on a guided tour. Skip the ticket line to enter the palace that was home to the Medici family and learn about the secrets behind this famous monument.

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Free cancellation
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Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration options: 1 - 2 hours
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Private group available
  • Join a guided tour of the iconic Palazzo Vecchio
  • Marvel at the imposing Salone dei Cinquecento
  • Discover the influence of the Medici family during the Renaissance era
  • Explore the various chambers and passages of the palace
  • Learn about the secret fresco by Leonardo da Vinci
Full description
Join a tour to discover the must-see Palazzo Vecchio. This famous medieval castle is filled with history, and houses an incredible collection of Renaissance artworks. Meet your guide outside the palace to start your tour and skip the ticket line to enter. Admire the high decorated ceilings and the stunning frescoes in the Hall of the Five Hundred. See impressive Renaissance statues by Donatello and Michelangelo and visit a hall filled with ancient maps. Discover private rooms as you learn about the power and influence of the Medici family. Wander through the extensive apartments and halls with a knowledgeable guide, as you learn about the palace’s history and everyday life there. Listen to stories and myths from the Renaissance period, told by your expert guide.
  • Palazzo Vecchio guided tour
  • Access to Palazzo Vecchio
  • Access to Arnolfo's Tower
  • Access to Salone dei Cinquecento
  • Live tour guide

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      Meeting point

      The entrance to Palazzo Vecchio is from Piazza della Signoria. Once inside the Palazzo Vecchio courtyard, go to the ticket office and skip the line by heading straight to the InfoPoint counter where you can exchange your voucher for a tour ticket.

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      What to bring

      • Passport or ID card
      • Comfortable shoes
      • Passport or ID card for children

      Not allowed

      • Pets
      • Smoking
      • Luggage or large bags
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      4.9 /5

      based on 82 reviews

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      A super informative and entertaining tour, led by Victoria in a dedicated and varied manner, who not only brought us closer to the main highlights of the Uffizi in a very lively manner, but also gave us a wide range of political and historical information, that's what a great tour should be.

      September 5, 2021

      Very interesting perfectly led by the guide

      August 2, 2019

      Great tour

      August 3, 2021

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      VA ID: 395915