Explore the Piazza della Signoria, the heart of Florence's culture and history for centuries. Step into the imposing Palazzo Vecchio and see its beautiful courtyards and frescoes, before admiring the amazing sculptures housed in the Loggia dei Lanzi.
What to Expect
Discover one of the most renowned and photographed squares in the world, the Piazza Signoria. Home to sculptural masterpieces of the Loggia dei Lanzi, along with the elegant Palazzo Vecchio, this wonderful square has been at the centre of Florence’s history and culture for centuries.
Begin with the imposing Palazzo Vecchio (Old Palace), Florence’s town hall. This large stone palace dates back to the 14th century, and its impressive tower rises high above the square and into the Florence sky.
Inside the palace you will see its elegant courtyard, the beautiful Salone del Cinquecento, and wonderful frescoes by famous Renaissance painters.
From there, explore the Loggia dei Lanzi, an open building connected to the Uffizi Gallery. Admire its elegant arches from afar before stepping into an open-air museum of antique and Renaissance sculpture.
See original sculptures and replicas of works by Donatello, Michelangelo and Cellini, and take in the atmosphere and energy of this amazing square.
- Museum entrance fee
- Earphones at the museum for groups of 15 or more
Piazza della Signoria, at the Statue of Cosimo on horse back
Know Before You Go
• We require a minimum of 2 passengers to confirms this tour. Tours are subject to cancellation if this minimum is not reached. Please call at least 24 hours prior the departure to confirm schedule.
• Local guiding service in Italian, Spanish, French and German is guaranteed for a minimum of 4 people.
If the requested language is not confirmed we can offer the tour in another language, usually English. If the tour is not offered in the language of your choice your reservation can be refunded.
• The local guide service could be provided in two languages.