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Skip the Line Bargello Palace and Museum Private Guided Tour provided by Raphael Tours in Florence

Skip the Line Bargello Palace and Museum Private Guided Tour

Skip the Line Bargello Palace and Museum Private Guided Tour
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
2h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Wheelchair accessible
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    2h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Enjoy a 2 hours private tour of one of the most important museums of Renaissance sculpture in the world taken by the hand of a local expert who will make art and history come alive. The Bargello is a monumental medieval palace that collects masterpieces by Michelangelo, Donatello, Ghiberti, Cellini, Giambologna, Ammannati and many more famous artists. You will hear fascinating stories, learn about the culture, society and facts of the XV century Florence, when the economy of the city was bigger than the one of whole England.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
What to expect
  • Meet your expert guide at the entrance to the Bargello, a former 13th-century prison and Court of Justice that's ranked among the oldest buildings in Florence. Skip any lines with priority access, and step inside the storied stone walls with your provided ticket. Explore the beautifully adorned galleries that house Italy's largest collection of Gothic and Renaissance sculpture, following your guide to collection highlights to make the most of your time. See masterworks like Michelangelo’s Tondo Pitti and Brutus, Cellini’s bust of Cosimo I, Donatello’s David, and Giambologna’s Architecture and Mercury, plus many other pieces by the greatest names in Renaissance art including Bernini, Brunelleschi, and Ghiberti. Also browse the museum's collection of coins, textiles, armor, and ceramics while your guide provides insight into daily life and politics of 15th-century Florence. Throughout the 2.5-hour tour, feel free to ask all the questions you like and let your guide know any areas of special interest, as the tour can be customized to focus on particular galleries or artists.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Meet your expert guide at the entrance to the Bargello, a former 13th-century prison and Court of Justice that's ranked among the oldest buildings in Florence. Skip any lines with priority access, and step inside the storied stone walls with your provided ticket. Explore the beautifully adorned galleries that house Italy's largest collection of Gothic and Renaissance sculpture, following your guide to collection highlights to make the most of your time. See masterworks like Michelangelo’s Tondo Pitti and Brutus, Cellini’s bust of Cosimo I, Donatello’s David, and Giambologna’s Architecture and Mercury, plus many other pieces by the greatest names in Renaissance art including Bernini, Brunelleschi, and Ghiberti. Also browse the museum's collection of coins, textiles, armor, and ceramics while your guide provides insight into daily life and politics of 15th-century Florence. Throughout the 2.5-hour tour, feel free to ask all the questions you like and let your guide know any areas of special interest, as the tour can be customized to focus on particular galleries or artists.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 20455P92
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Hotel walking pick up
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Nazionale del Bargello
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel drop-off
Duration
2h
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Please, provide your accomodation address. If central located, your guide will meet you in the lobby and you'll walk together towards the museum.
  • Bargello National Museum, Via del Proconsolo, 4, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy At the entrance of the Bargello Palace.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Hotel walking pick up
  • Entry/Admission - Museo Nazionale del Bargello
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel drop-off
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Please, provide your accomodation address. If central located, your guide will meet you in the lobby and you'll walk together towards the museum.
  • Bargello National Museum, Via del Proconsolo, 4, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy At the entrance of the Bargello Palace.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
2h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Bargello National Museum
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
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    Museo Nazionale del Bargello
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    The Bargello is a spectacular medieval palace in the heart of Florence that used to serve as Court of Justice and now houses one of the most important collections of Renaissance sculptures in the world. On this 2 hours private exclusive tour you will visit the museum highlights exploring the sumptuous rooms of the palace taken by the hand by a local expert guide. You will see and learn about Michelangelo's Bacchus, Tondo Pitti, Brutus and David-Apollo, Donatello' David and  St. George Tabernacle, Giambologna' Architecture and Mercury, Sansovino's Bacchus, Gemito's Fishermen, Cellini's bust of Cosimo I and many other great artworks by Bernini, Ghiberti, Brunelleschi and more. You will also explore the collections of precious ceramics, textile, tapestries, ivory, silver, armors and old coins. You can also customize your visit focusing on the rooms and items you are more interested about. Your guide will be happy to meet your needs and answer all your questions.
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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By: Raphael Tours in Florence
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Medici tour
If you want to learn more about culture, art, architecture and Medici -you will enjoy. Knowledgeable guide who was
chris g
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Excellent guide
Giovanna is outstanding guide. Extremely knowledgeable and great teacher. Her insights made the visit far more inte
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Nice walk around the town!
It was a nice walk around the city, and the guide was also very nice. I think it was somewhat lacking in informatio
carloseqg
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Very informative and easy
This was a nice walking tour, not too long and our guide Glenda was amazing. We were lucky enough that our tour was
Expedition649529
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Great option for hitting the highlights
We had a great time on this tour! 2 of our 3 people had never been to Florence and this tour provided a great opti
pramod1031
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Nice Primer to Florence
Everyone should do this walking tour the very first thing when they get to Firenze - the guide was very knowledgeab
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Great introduction to Florence
While visiting Italy, we were based in Rome and had a free day to travel to Florence. This two hour walking tour wa
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Our Favorite Tour
The tour of the Accademia was our favorite. Leonardo met my friend and me at our hotel. He took us on a walking tou
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Florence by night
Thank you Glenda for the interesting sightseeing walking tour. To discover Florence by night was really a pleasure,
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Evening tour of Florence
Glenda was a terrific guide on our evening sightseeing tour of Florence. We definitely felt more comfortable explor
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Great tour of the Uffizi!
Wonderful and engaging guided tour of the museum- highly recommended. Do not hesitate to book this tour. It makes t
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Florence toyr
Leonardo was the highlight of our visit to Florence! We were there with a group of 12 friends. We were running a
Omals24
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Highly recommend Leonardo
Leonardo was the best!! Thank you!! He was so informative and took his time to answer all of our questions. He is s
Jim M
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Tourist
Leonardo is a fantastic guide and historian who took two separate groups of friends on different days on tours of F
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Florence day trip
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