See important Renaissance statues at the Bargello museum! The 3 floored museum has works such as 'David' by Donatello and 'Florence Triumphant over Pisa' by Giambologna.
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Been to Florence four times. This us first I've been here. I can't believe I've missed this hidden gem of Michelangelo and Donatelli, etc. original David's, yes that is plural. Get a Private guide if can. We used Christina Mifsud for second time and she...More
Florence visit should be based on all of the historic places and else afterwards, so, pay a visit to this one as well.
This is one of the oldest public buildings in Florence. It was at one time a prison; and its outer walls give the feeling of a prison. Now it is an art museum with famous works of Michelangelo's Bacchus marble masterpiece Donatello's David,l and many...More
Many people skip this gem of a museum, and that is a huge mistake. Several of my favorite works are located here, and the building itself is worth the visit.
This is a treasure in Florence with some stunning pieces by Michelangelo and, of course, the David that does not require hours of waiting and sharing with hundreds of other tourists. It is a beautiful museum that is not over-curated and overwhelming. Instead it is...More
If you're not into art, stay outside. But, if you've been to Uffizi and Accademia and are longing for a little more sculpture, by all means visit Museo Nazionale del Bargello. Several excellent works are inside but first you'll be struck by the stunning courtyard...More
The tower has best views in Florence. The 'other' David is spectacular and no queues!! An amazing hall that defies logic as to how it could have been constructed. Do not miss this one.
We had a little time so we added this museum to our trip to Florence. It is right there near everything. The museum has some of the original works of famous artists. It has the contest works of Ghiberti and Brunelleschi for the doors of...More