Unveil the most enchanting statue in the World: David by Michelangelo. During this one-hour guided experiences, many secrets and stories about Renaissance are gonna be told.
The visit lasts one hour in order to give more time inside the Gallery as possible. At the end of your tour you can have plenty of free time inside the museum. Take many pictures as you can: David will leave you speechless! This tour is about Accademia Gallery and Michelangelo.[readmore] The Beginning: Art School Initially, it served as a teaching facility for the adjacent Academy of Fine Arts. The Accademia museum Florence David halls formerly used as a hospital and convent served to inspire and teach to-be artists. Little by little, paintings and masterpieces collected from convents and monasteries suppressed by the Grand Duke (and in 1810, by Napoleon) covered the many walls of the gallery.
Accademia Today A decade after opening to the public, the direction extended the collections to display more paintings, tapestries, and sculptures. In the 1950s, the gallery inaugurated the Hall of Colossus and Byzantine-style rooms featuring 1300 panel paintings. Most recently, in 2001, Accademia opened Museo Degli Strumenti Musicali displaying hundreds of antique musical instruments from Cherubini Conservatory.
Accademia museum Florence is full of curious secrets and knowledge. Book our Guided tour of the Accademia Gallery and allow yourself to learn more about the crème de la crème of Italian paintings and sculptures in a fun and relaxed atmosphere! We also recommend you to buy Florence Duomo tickets or tours as it's one of the most visited attractions in Florence.Read more
Meeting is 15 minutes before starting time
You can take pictures inside without a flash
Please do not carry any bottles or liquid with you. Also, solar cream might be thrown away by the security
Please note that security control are going to be taken with metal detectors. Due to security checks some queues might be done