See Michelangelo's David at the Accademia Gallery, one of the most famous museums in the world! Known for its unrivaled collection of Renaissance masterpieces, it is a must-see for any Florence visitor. Book here and jump the long queue to the museum!
What to Expect
See Michelangelo's David at the Accademia Gallery, one of the most famous museums in the world! Known for its unrivaled collection of Renaissance masterpieces, it is a must-see for any Florence visitor. Book tickets here and jump the long queue to the museum!
When the Grand Duke of Tuscany, a man named Pietro Leopoldo, converted the St.Matthew's friary and the San Niccolò di Cafaggio convent into an art gallery so that the students in the adjoining Accademia delle Belle Arti (Academy of Fine Arts) were able study great masterpieces of the past, the foundation of one of the world's most famous museum's was laid.
Today, the Accademia is visited by hundred-thousands of visitors every year due to its fascinating collection of grand masterpieces, including Michelangelo's David. Furthermore the Accademia houses the famous Medici collections of Gothic and Renaissance periods. The museum also exhibits five other sculptures crafted by Michelangelo: The four unfinished Prisoners and St. Matthew.
Your guided tour through the Accademia will take approximately 1.5h. You will then have some time to discover the museum on your own.
- guide, museum entrance fee with booking, earphones provided for groups over 15 pax at the museum.
Know Before You Go
To confirm this tour there must be 2 passengers minimum and it is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not reached. Please call at least 24 hours prior the departure to confirm schedule.
From November to March - English - Spanish (min 2 people)/ French – German – Italian (min 4 people)
From April to October: English – Spanish - French – German – Italian (min 2 people)
The escort service is provided by professional multilingual tour leader. The local guide service could be provided in two languages.
If the requested language is not confirmed we can offer the tour in another language, usually English. If the tour or the language is not confirmed your reservation can be refunded.