Florence Accademia Gallery And Walking tour

Product ID: 679      75 reviews

About this activity

  • Duration 3 hours
  • Offered in: english,spanish
  • Valid for 1 Day
  • Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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  • Cancellation policy
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Experience

Highlights

Our walking tour begins at the entrance to the Academy Gallery in Florence. Our guide will tell you all the secrets of the creation of Michelangelos most famous work, the statue of David, and how important this statue was at that time in Florence. You will get acquainted with the life of Michelangelo and his works, on which time has no power.

After the walking tour you will have a little time to walk on your own and have lunch lunch is not included. On a walking tour, thanks to which you will learn many interesting facts and stories about Florence.


Descriptions

Discover the heart of Florence and visit Accademia Gallery. Accademia Gallery of Florence was once part of the academy of the fine arts. It was founded in 1784 by the grand Duke Pietro Leopoldo whom collected a great amount original and replicated art works. The original gallery was hosting two enormous gypsum models of giambolognas famous Rape of Sabines statue.

The Accademia Gallery was enriched with Gothic and renaissance paintings from churches and convents that Pietro Leopoldo abolished. Accademia gallery was chosen to be the new home of Michelangelos David due to the fact that the Accademia happen to be located in the same square where the young Michelangelo studied sculpting as a child.

In 1873 the town of Florence relocated David which was no longer safe in its original location of Signoria Square. Our expert English speaking guide, on your walking tour will bring each masterpiece come back to life with inside stories of one of the worlds greatest artist.


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      When you get there

      Meeting point

      Meet your tour guide In front of Accademia Gallery Entrance Florence Our staff will wear a green t-shirt

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      Jon
      Great tour
      I have never had such a great and interesting tour, although I love to travel. Special thanks to the guide for his good nature.

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      Viktor
      A good tour
      I do not regret that I chose this tour, because everything went well, successfully and extremely interesting. I recommend - you will not regret !

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      Anna
      Thanks for the tour.
      I haven't been given a better tour yet. Thank you for a great weekend, thanks from our whole family. We were completely satisfied, it was just gorgeous and cool, Thanks for the tour.

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      Majkl
      The Academy has surpassed itself!
      All I know about Michelangelo is thanks to a guide who told us everything exactly. The Academy Gallery has now become for me nothing new and interesting place that is still worth exploring and studying.