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Florence: Palazzo Vecchio Guided Tour

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Explore Palazzo Vecchio, an ancient symbol of civic power in Florence, on a guided tour. Learn about the rich history of this important structure that became the residence of the Medici family and admire its magnificent works of art.

Highlights

  • Admire works of art by renowned figures of the Renaissance
  • Learn about the history of the Palazzo Vecchio with a guide
  • Enter the Salone dei Cinquecento and admire Vasari's frescoes

Description

Experience Palazzo Vecchio, the hearth of Florence and a symbol of the city’s history, with an experienced guide. Florence’s town hall building dates back to 1299 when it was built to host the government leaders of medieval Florence. You’ll come to understand how its architecture, art, sculptures, and paintings contribute to create a rich and complex representation of the city.   Admire masterpieces by celebrated artists of the Renaissance scattered throughout the Palazzo’s many halls, chambers, and courtyards. The highlight of the experience will be the stunning Salone dei Cinquecento (“Hall of the Five Hundred”), the most imposing chamber in the building, its ceilings rising to 75 feet. Here, you can admire the frescoes and paintings of Giorgio Vasari, who took over the decoration of the room from Michelangelo.   For a truly engaging immersion into the history of Florence, come explore this unique building that has transformed and renewed itself throughout the centuries.

Includes

Palazzo Vecchio skip-the-line admission ticket Tour guide

Important Information

  • Your ticket is valid only for the selected time you choose upon booking.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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