Cultural & Theme Tours in Italy
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Tour description

The David has become an icon of male beauty and symbol of Florence and the Renaissance; find out why with our 1 hour tour, skip the line thanks to priority and booked access.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence, TuscanyOur tour will start with a visit to the section of the gallery dedicated to the Medici family musical instruments collection: you will see the most expensive Stradivari in the world, the oldest piano and other unique instruments! Accompanied by our expert guide, you will access the "Tribuna di De Fabris" where the four Prisoners and Michelangelo's San Matteo will lead us to the imposing David.Are you ready to discover all the anecdotes related to the block of Carrara marble in which Michelangelo sculpted this biblical hero? You are ready to understand the history and the secrets that lie behind each of the other 5 sculptures ofMichelangelo present in the hall? At the end of the tour you can stay inside the Museum until closing, to see Lorenzo Bartolini's poisonous plaster casts, inside the Gipsoteca, the large collection of gold-plated altarpieces on the gallery's upper floor and other paintings by renaissance dating back to the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.Duration: 1 hour

What's included

  • Single-language tour conducted by Tourist Guides Certificate
  • Set of earphones to clearly follow the explanations of the guide
  • Entry/Admission - Galleria dell'Accademia

What's not included

  • Gratuities