Get skip-the-line entry to one of Florence’s most iconic attractions, the Accademia Gallery. Spend less time in the line and more time admiring artwork by Michelangelo, di Buonaguida, and Bartolini.
Embark on a journey through art history with a visit to the Accademia Gallery, a must-see when visiting Florence. Avoid long waiting times and have more time to take in works by Michelangelo, Giambologna, Di Cione, di Buonaguida, Monaco, and Bartolini.
Begin by meeting your host, who can answer your questions about the gallery. Then skip the long ticket line, enter the gallery and begin your tour with a visit to the Medici family’s collection of musical instruments. Admire unique instruments, including the most expensive Stradivarius in the world.
Continue to see the Prisoners and San Matteo by Michelangelo, then marvel at the artist’s most iconic sculpture, David. Read about this statue’s creation and the complex history of the piece of marble that Michelangelo used to sculpt his masterpiece.
Finally, see the plasters of Lorenzo Bartolini before ending your visit by taking in the collection of paintings by Lorenzo Monaco and other noteworthy artists from the 16th century.