Come and visit one of the most beautiful and evocative museums of the Renaissance in Florence. The building, in the shape of a medieval fort, was the first Italian national museum and it represented the first seat of government and Florentine's republic, in which Dante Alighieri also participated. Later it became a prison and a place of public executions in Florence, finally it was also a convent. The Museum that we know today is house of a huge number of works of art, in most sculptures, statues and bas-reliefs of the greatest Florentine Renaissance's artists such as the beautiful Terre Cotte of Luca e Andrea Della Robbia, the statues of Donatello, Mino Da Fiesole, Desiderio Da Settignano, the Bottega dei Rossellino, the Formelle Bronze for the Baptistery of Florence by Lorenzo Ghiberti and Filippo Brunelleschi, works by Giambologna Cellini e some early works by Michelangelo. All this illustrated in a beautiful fourteenth-century frame, the courtyard and the rooms, in fact, they originate from the fourteenth century.Read more
This experience is not recommended for people with limited mobility.
Maybe you will follow the security check line, during the busiest days.
You can explore freely the Museum, without time limits.
The building is dedicated to the Medieval and Renaissance art, it also represented the first seat of government and of the Florentine's Republic.
Today the museum is house of a huge number of works of art, in most sculptures, statues and bas-reliefs of the greatest Florentine Renaissance artists
With the reserved ticket, you will be able to skip the line outside the museum and quietly visit one of the most beautiful Renaissance museum in Florence.