Enjoy the famous art museum of Florence with your fast-entry to the Accademia Gallery. Learn everything about Michelangelo’s works from your private guide. Benefit from your private guide’s knowledge during 1.5 h, then explore the museum on your own.
What to Expect
Florence is the ideal place to enjoy fabulous art. While the historical buildings in the city center are wonders of architectural art in themselves, the Accademia Gallery offers a special treat.
Here you'll have the chance to see Michelangelo’s original "David“, his most renowned work. It took Michelangelo three years to create this masterpiece! The statue, made from marble, is nowadays considered an icon of renaissance art and your private guide will tell you the story behind this magnificent nude David.
In addition, the museum is the home of several other stunning works by Michelangelo. You can take your time and admire the sublime beauty of "I Prigioni“, "San Matteo“ and the "Palestrina Pietà“. Many more pieces will keep you fascinated, and your guide is ready to answer all the questions you might have. Michelangelo’s works will simply enchant you. To discover them in Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance, is truly an unforgettable event. Your guide will make sure that you make the most of this experience and will lead you through the exhibition for 1.5 h.
After your guided tour, you can take your time to explore the museum’s rich collection on your own. Gothic and renaissance paintings will keep you spellbound as the gallery also holds works by Bellini, Tiziano, Guardi, Bellottto and many other artists that were to create highlights of European culture. You will find it hard to leave this place of beauty.
- Local guide at disposal max. 1.5 hours
- Entrance fees with reservation for Accademia Gallery
Know Before You Go
As the tour ends, your guide will be glad to escort you, if you wish, to a typical restaurant where you can enjoy the authentic cuisine of Florence: after an appetizer of croutons and bruschette (toasted slices of bread with fesh tomatoes and olive oil), taste the flavored “Florentine Beefsteak” served with green salad and “cannellini beans” with Tuscan oil, and then the famous “Cantuccini” biscuits from Prato with the typical dessert wine “Vin Santo”. (Must be booked in advance - Price : Euro 37,50 – drinks and beverage not included).