Tours are available from at various times from Tuesdays to Sundays all year.
The earliest tour is at 9.00 and the latest is at 16.30.
1 hour 15 minutes
What It Is
Michelangelo Buonarroti is generally considered to be one of the greatest and most influential of all Renaissance artists. He is most widely known for his Sculpture of David which was completed in 1504 to stand outside Florence Duomo, but through various events this nude sculpture became a political icon and symbol of dedication to the Florentine State. So whether you're a keen artist or a historian, a visit to the Accademia Gallery, where Davis if housed, is essential.
The gallery itself has an interesting past, the building served as a hospital during the 14th century and was later converted into a house of fine arts and now hosts a large collection of Michelangelo's works as well as pieces by Botticelli, Allori, Pontormo and many more.
This is one of the top attractions of the city of Florence and queues are often long but with the skip the line ticket you'll glide straight to the entrance and begin your 1 hour professionally guided tour.
Your Experience With Michelangelo's David Guided Tour (Skip the Line Florence Accademia Gallery Tour)
Hear about the life and works of world-famous Renaissance artist, Michelangelo from an expert guide.
Skip the long lines to visit the Accademia Gallery and see Michelangelo's David statue.
Learn the history of this symbolic statue and how David fits into the Florentine bid for independence.
What Michelangelo's David Guided Tour (Skip the Line Florence Accademia Gallery Tour) Includes?
Skip the line entrance to the Accademia gallery of art.
1 hour guided tour in English, Spanish or Italian.
Headsets for large groups.
Things Before Go
Please be at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to scheduled start time.
During low season tours may be carried out in more than one language.
Fast-track entry to the Accademia Gallery is included in the Firenze Card. http://www.tripindicator.com/city-pass-florence/firenze-card-worth-it-compare-firenze-card-vs-florence-city-pass.html
Is It Suitable for Me?
Perfect for lovers of fine art, Renaissance fans and those who want to see this famous sculpture in person.
If you have a limited time in the city then this ticket and tour will be very convenient for you
This tour has a 4.2-star rating on Get Your Guide.
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Comments say that the skip the line entrance is very useful for saving time at the entrance.
Travellers agree that this is an interesting museum and worth a visit.
Best Times to Visit
Early morning or mid/late afternoon.
Address / Pick up Location
Meeting Point: Entrance to the Accademia Gallery, Via Ricasoli 60, Florence.
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