Duration 2,5 hrs Entrances yes Days of the week Monday to saturday People with disabilities Yes
Come and visit one of the most beautiful squares in the world. Discover it with a guided tour of the Duomo complex to see up close the spectacular marble decorations and visit the new Duomo Museum. You will fall in love with the beauty of priceless treasures.
Dominating the skyline of Florence, the imponent Cathedral of Florence was made in 140 years to be the biggest in Cristianity. Today the Cathedral complex is considered an artistic wonder for its size and the amazing marble decorations.
Included in the price: at the end of the tour you can climb the Dome and the Belltower to admire Florence and the scenic surroundings from the top.
Among the monuments in the square, the heart of the city, stands the imposing Cathedral, called Santa Maria del Fiore.
Impressive is the great contrast of the rich external decorations with the austerity of its internal architecture. A fresco with the Last Judgment from Renaissance is decorating the Dome, with the solemnity of its 114 meters high, it is an extraordinary work of architecture and one of the largest paintings of Renaissance
It is the oldest monument of the square, with its precious mosaic of the dome depicting the Last Judgement, technique never used until then for dome so big.
Inside were baptized important personages in the history of Florence, such as Dante, the poet of The Divine Comedy.
New Museum Opera del Duomo:
Recently restored, the museum collects inside its 28 rooms well over 750 masterpieces created for the religious monuments, as the original precious Gate of Paradise by Ghiberti, Michelangelo’s Pietà and Mary Magdalene by Donatello.
A masterpiece are also the wooden model for the Dome by Brunelleschi togheter with the various Renaissance projects for the construction of the façade and some original winches, trolleys and ropes used during the construction.
– Visit the Cathedral, the Baptistery, the Museum and complete your experience climbing the top of the dome and the belltower (the dome to book in advance)
– Visit the religious complex and discover its curiosities and secrets
– Enjoy the view from the top of the panoramic terrace inside the museum to see up close the famous Dome that dominates the skyline of Florence
Cathedral, Baptistery, Museum
Not included in the price:
Important! Mandatory booking to access the Dome
Optional – recommended – booking for the Bell Tower and the Museum.
The booking for the Brunelleschi’s Dome cannot be modified. If you are unable to make the visit at reserved time the date of the visit, entrance to the monument will be lost.
To access the dome official website museum
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