Museums

Accademia Gallery skip-the-line ticket and guided tour

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Availability: From Tuesday to Sunday
Duration: 1 hour
Language: English , Italian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Avoid wasting time and skip the queue thanks to the priority entrance
  • Listen to the interesting explanations of your expert certified guide
  • Admire the famous statue of "David" by Michelangelo
  • See the Renaissance paintings in the Gallery, such as the sculptures of the Gipsoteca and the Collection of musical instruments of the Medici
What to expect

David has become an icon of male beauty and a symbol of Florence and the Renaissance; discover why with our 1-hour tour, skipping the queue thanks to priority access and booking.

Your tour will begin with a visit to the section of the gallery dedicated to the collection of musical instruments of the Medici family: you will see the most expensive Stradivarius in the world, the oldest piano and other unique instruments!

Accompanied by your expert guide, you will enter the "Tribuna di De Fabris" where the four Prisoners and Michelangelo's San Matteo will take you to the imposing David. Are you ready to discover all the anecdotes related to the block of Carrara marble in which Michelangelo carved this biblical hero? Are you ready to understand the history and secrets behind each of the other 5 sculptures of Michelangelo in the room?

At the end of the tour, you can stay inside the Museum until closing time to see the poetic plaster casts of Lorenzo Bartolini, inside the Gipsoteca, the large collection of altarpieces on a gold background on the upper floor of the Gallery and other paintings of the Renaissance dating back to the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

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What's included
  • Ticket reservation with priority access to the Accademia Gallery
  • Assistance for the entrance to the museum. Disabled access guaranteed
  • Monolingual tour conducted by certified tour guides
  • Earphones to hear the explanations of your guide
Reduced price
  • Child (0-6): free of charge
  • Youth (7-17): reduced
Where

Via Ricasoli 105, 50122 Firenze FI

Meeting point:

In front of My Accademia bookshop.

What to remember
  • The local operator is not responsible for any delays sometimes caused by the security controls required to access the Museum
  • Small group tour max. 15 people
  • Private tour max. 8 people
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When
  • From Tuesday to Sunday at 11.00am
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Provider
Slow Tour Tuscany
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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