Galleria dell’Accademia

Accademia Gallery

Guided tour - School of Fine Arts founded by Giorgio Vasari

Tue - Wed - Sat 10.00

Price

23€/Adulti (+18)

12€/6-18 years

Free under 6 years old

Included in the Tour:
tour guide, radio transmitters, entrance ticket with reservation

Discover the Accademia Gallery

Florence is home to the world-famous Galleria dell'Accademia, founded in the 18th century as a result of the school of Fine Arts founded by Giorgio Vasari with the approval of Cosimo I de' Medici in 1563.

Thanks to the birth of the gallery at the behest of Grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo, one of the most famous museums in Europe was opened and its prestige increased when, in 1873, Michelangelo's David was placed inside it..

To discover the Accademia Gallery's collection at its best, let our guides lead you through the many works on display and, of course, David.

You will be able to admire the model of the Rape of the Sabine Women, a study made by Giambologna for his sculpture which is still located in the Loggia dei Lanzi in Piazza della Signoria. You will see the plaster models that are part of the Gipsoteca and Michelangelo's renowned collection including his Prigioni and the spectacular David.

Duration:

about 2 hours

What we will see:

plaster casts from the Gipsoteca, Rape of the Sabine Women, Michelangelo's collection

Meeting point:

Piazza delle Belle arti View the map

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