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David & Academy Gallery Guided Tour - Semi-Private provided by City Florence Tours

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David & Academy Gallery Guided Tour - Semi-Private

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Come and discover one of the most important museums of Florence, starting from our office you will walk along with your guide the route that will take you to the entrance of the gallery, entering from the priority entrance without waiting in the long queues and starting a chronological journey that will will allow you to admire the DAVID, a sculpture made exclusively of marble (height 520 cm) by Michelangelo Buonarroti between 1501 and the beginning of 1504, considered a masterpiece of world sculpture, it is one of the emblems of the Renaissance and symbol of Florence and the Italy abroad. This work has always been considered the ideal of male beauty in art. The gallery is one of the places with the highest number of sculptures made by Michelangelo, inside you can also visit the museum of musical instruments, the largest collection of paintings with a golden background and the Sala dei Prigioni with sculptures designed for the Pope Julius II.
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You'll start at
Via dei Castellani, 14
Via dei Castellani, 14, 50122 Firenze FI, ItalyOur office is located in Florence, Via dei Castellani 14 (18 / red).
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    Galleria dell'Accademia
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    Discover the second most visited museum in Florence next to an expert guide, who in an hour will let you discover Michelangelo's David, one of the most famous Florentine symbols. You will retrace one of the places with the highest number of sculptures by Michelangelo, the museum of musical instruments, the largest collection of paintings with a gold background and the Sala dei Prigioni with sculptures designed for Pope Julius II. With the guide you will enter from the priority entrance to the museum and enjoy a journey into the life of the genius of Michelangelo Buonarroti, to discover Renaissance sculpture. After the end of the path with the guide you will be able to stay inside the museum to be able to appreciate more his works and sculptures.
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Galleria dell'Accademia
60, Via Ricasoli, 58, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
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Departure Point
Via dei Castellani, 14, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
Duration
1h
Return Details
Galleria dell'Accademia, 60, Via Ricasoli, 58, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy
Inclusions
  • Entrance tickets, Guide for 1 hour, Group of 14 people max, Earphones Priority entrance
  • Entry/Admission - Galleria dell'Accademia
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Tips (optional), Food and drinks, Pick up and return to the hotel
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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eprsg wrote a review Dec 2019
Durham, North Carolina3 contributions
We booked a guided tour of David and the Accademia on our first day in Florence and it was wonderful. Alessandra with City Florence Tours was our guide and she was very knowledgeable. She walked our family through some historical parts of Florence and then through the
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Marco L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at David & Academy Gallery Guided Tour - Semi-Private
Responded 10 Dec 2019
Dear Costumer, Thank you for your positive review. We are happy the tour and our guide Alessandra. Greetings, City Florence Tours Staff
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ptlorraine wrote a review Sep 2019
New York7 contributions1 helpful vote
Leonardo our guide was so informative of Florence history and Michael Angelo. He explained in detail so much history which made the tour so much more interesting. This tour is an absolute must. Do not miss seeing David take this tour you will not be disappointed.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Marco L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at David & Academy Gallery Guided Tour - Semi-Private
Responded 30 Sep 2019
Dear Costumer, Thank you for choosing City Florence Tours. We are so happy our guide Leonardo was so good in explaining you the Accademy Gallery. Greetings, City Florence Tours Staff
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Ali A wrote a review Aug 2019
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We visited Accademia gallery with Martina, she was the best tour guide. The organisation was perfect and we didn't wait in the line. After the tour we stayed longer inside the gallery.
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Response from Marco L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at David & Academy Gallery Guided Tour - Semi-Private
Responded 19 Aug 2019
Dear Ali, We are very happy you enjoy so much Accademia Gallery tour and our guide Martina Thank you for your positive opinion Greetings, City Florence Tours Staff
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Tricia P wrote a review Jul 2019
Fundao, Portugal167 contributions45 helpful votes
Very simple to meet up with our guide Frederica (I believe that was her name, aka "Freddy") and stroll through the streets of Firenze and on to see David. All was handled professionally, thoroughly, and pleasurably. Highly recommend City Florence Tours!
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Marco L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at David & Academy Gallery Guided Tour - Semi-Private
Responded 4 Aug 2019
Dear Costumer, Thank you for your positive review. We are happy you enjoy our tour walking through the streets of Florence with our guide Federica Greetings, City Florence Tours Staff
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SteveJk wrote a review Jun 2019
North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina4 contributions
Great tour and our guide Mareena she was so nice! It was amazing understanding all of those things. We will surely use you again!
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Marco L, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at David & Academy Gallery Guided Tour - Semi-Private
Responded 1 Jul 2019
Dear Steve, Thanks for your positive review. We are Happy you enjoy our guide Mareena and out Tour. We Will wait you, come back soon Greetings, City Florence Tours Staff
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