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Accademia Gallery

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Europe's first school of drawing, this museum of art is chiefly famous for its several sculptures by Michelangelo, notably his David, in addition to an extensive collection of 15th- and 16th-century paintings.
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Via Ricasoli 58 - 60, 50122, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Seeing the real David is much more impressive than the copies and I highly recommend Rick Steve’s audio tour of the museum

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nellie S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on the last morning of our visit to Florence. I wanted to see the Michelangelo unfinished slaves sculptures and had t realised there was such an expensive collection of Michelangelo sculptures there. That included 'David'! WOW! There are not adequate words to describe...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wendy d
Reviewed 2 days ago

Although seen before, Michelangelo's David still inspires awe. The size, the beauty, the artistry. Just look at the hands, so natural they just can't be carved from stone. For the first time I also spent some time looking at some of the unfinished Michelangelo sculptures...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GeoffNicholas
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were there on the first Sunday of the month (not by choice) which is free admission day to the museums, so my experience may not track on "normal" days. There was a long line, despite our arrival close to opening time. The line moved...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed 2 days ago

Incredible number of visitors come here to check off their bucket list one of the most well-known statues of all time, David. Surprisingly, the line moves quickly (we had the Firenze Card), The museum is very small compared to most world-class museums, but this makes...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kurteg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wow what a special place not to be missed. Will leave you in awe. The statue of David is triumphantly beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank andreachelin
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was just blown away by the perfection of the sculptures and statues that I saw in this gallery. David, obviously, lived upto all the hype. Just perfection! I would recommend to get the Firenze pass to get past all the long queues and wait...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kiks4u
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's just an amazing experience to see Michelangelo's David. Just go! Like the Ufizzi if you have to line up it's worth the wait. My tip is to go see all 3 statues of David - don't forget to go see the Bronze at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank StepandMel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are all kinds of religious paintings from there on in, with a section on the plaster casting of sculptures. While there are paintings that are from the 1300’s, everyone is realistically here to see Michelangelo’s David. At over 5m tall, the marble sculpture is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Margherita_Lover
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Accademia Gallery holds the statue of David along with many other beautiful works of art. As we walked up to the gallery we were approached by a couple of people trying to sell us tours for $$$ and when we didn't bite they lowered...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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sueskeet
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Response from 74gerhardj | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that you look at options on Viator. Or be in the queue very early.
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Response from Riri M | Reviewed this property |
Doesn’t look like but if you are less than 18 is free, 18-25 is reduced
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September 2, 2018|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
It seemed pretty accessible for people with disabilities and there were lines but the jump the line tickets worked very well for us hope that helps.
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