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1. Florence: Medieval & Renaissance Private 3-Hour Walking Tour
The most complete and thrilling guided walking tour starts from the peculiar Central Market area, characterized by its workshops and multicolored stalls. Here the Medici Chapels and the Basilica di San Lorenzo, the church of the Medici family, are located. In a short time you will reach Piazza del Duomo, where you can admire its dome by Brunelleschi, the bell-tower by Giotto, and Saint John Baptistery with its Paradise Door. The tour continues by visiting the medieval quarters where Dante Alighieri and Beatrice lived. Further on you can find Palazzo del Bargello before reaching Piazza della Signoria, a great open-air sculpture museum overlooked by the imposing Palazzo Vecchio. You will then head to the Uffizi Gallery, one of the most important museums in the world. Then you will proceed to the picturesque Mercato della Paglia (straw market) where the famous Piglet Fountain is ...
2. Bargello Museum Private Tour
This walking tour is designed for you to enjoy very important works of art kept in Bargello. The ground floor rooms have Tuscan 16th century works, focusing in particular on four masterpieces by Michelangelo: Bacchus, the relief depicting a Madonna with Child, Brutus and David-Apollo. The tour is then followed by works of Andrea Sansovino Jacopo Sansovino, Baccio Bandinelli, Bartolomeo Ammannati, Benvenuto Cellini, Giambologna up with his admirable Mercury. There many other treasures: works of art enriched by Carrand collections, Ressman and Franchetti. From ivories that include several Roman and Byzantine examples, up to medieval glazes and porcelain from Limoges, German and French gold works, Renaissance jewels and even Islamic examples of bronzeworks. The museum displays several treasures, including very unique panel pieces and sculptures in wood. The second floor isdedicated to the...
3. Florence: 1.5-Hour Bargello Museum Private Tour
The Bargello Palace is one of the foremost art collections in the world, and today with your private guide you'll have the chance to experience the art in a personal, up-close way that is simply impossible with large group tours. We enter into the fortress, a marvel in its own right, to experience some of the greatest Renaissance masterpieces Florence has to offer. You will have a chance to see the David and St. George by Donatello, the Bacchus and the Round Pitti by Michelangelo, Mercury by Giambologna, just to name a few! The museum makes a nice alternate after having visited the highly touristed Uffizi Galleries, and for a true Florence Art experience, there is no better place to be than the Bargello's halls. The building itself was constructed during the Italian Middle Ages (1200s). Originally called Palazzo del Podestà, it is the oldest public building in Florence. You will have a ...
4. Florence: Private Leonardo Da Vinci Tour
Immerse yourself in the life and times of Leonardo Da Vinci on this fascinating private guided tour. Start your tour from the Bargello Museum, visiting Palazzo Gondi and Uffizi Square along the way. Continue along Piazza Della Signoria where you'll admire the Palazzo Vecchio and discover some interesting facts about the "Salone Dei 500", which is located inside the City Hall palace. Next, admire the Loggia Dei Lanzi and walk past the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore to admire the Dome. Finish your tour at the Leonardo Da Vinci Museum and enjoy privileged access with your fast-track entrance ticket. Inside the museum, discover replicas and drawings of the main machines made by the genius during his life. Feel free to remain in the museum and explore the rest of the artifacts at your own pace when the tour ends.
5. Florence: National Museum of Bargello Private Tour
Enter the National Museum of Bargello via the priority entrance to avoid waiting in line. Explore the historic building, which was built between the 11th and the 14th centuries and has had a variety of functions throughout the years. With your guide, discover a large number of artworks, mainly sculptures, statues, and bas-reliefs created by the great Florentine Renaissance artists. See notable works such as the beautiful "Terre Cotte" by Luca and Andrea Della Robbia, and various statues created by Donatello, Mino of Fiesole, and Desiderio Da Settignano. See the "Bottega dei Rossellino" and the "Formelle Bronzee" of the Baptistery of Florence by Lorenzo Ghiberti and Filippo Brunelleschi. See a variety of works by Giambologna Cellini and some early works by Michelangelo. After your guided tour, enjoy some free time to explore the museum at your leisure.
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