The Accademia Gallery is the home of Michelangelo’s masterpiece “David”, the most popular statue in the world. With your passionate guide you’ll come to understand in detail the philosophy behind this genius and his other sculptures inside the gallery including “Slaves” which Michelangelo sculpted for the tomb of the Pope Giulio II.
“Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it”.
Youl’ll start the tour at 12.30 pm, in front of the main entrance of the Gallery. During the visit of Accademia museum, your licenced tour guide, will introduce you in the atmosphere of Reinaissance period. You will learn why David is the most recognizable symbol of Florence and all the secrets inside the giant. The museun of Accademia is an ideal place for Michelangelo’s lovers because you’ll see not only David but many important work of art by the great master Mikey, like the Pietà and the popular Prisoners designed for the tomb of the Pope Giulio II.
At the end of the tour you could stay longer in the museum and go back to the masterpiece and watch it in silence.