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Renaissance Architecture at San Lorenzo

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Lofty arches, harmonious spaces, and imposing domes. Experience architectural wonders of Brunelleschi and Michelangelo with an Art Historian. At San Lorenzo Basilica discover how an ancient Roman architect inspired Brunelleschi to design the first Renaissance church. Then at the Medici Chapels see how Michelangelo broke the rules where architecture and sculpture are fused together for a dramatic effect. Learn how the Medici made it possible and how they ultimately caused Michelangelo to flee.

Florence Tour Guide - Loredana A.
Loredana A.
5.00 / 5
(1 reviews)
08:50 AM

Meeting Point

At your hotel or in Piazza San Lorenzo

09:00 AM

San Lorenzo Basilica

Visit inside the church with the Old Sacristy and the Crypt. See the burial place of the Medici and Donatello. Learn about the beginnings of Renaissance architecture, its principles, and how the Medici used art for their political agenda in their quest for power.

10:00 AM

The Medici Chapels

Vist two amazing chapels. First, the Chapel of Princes created as a mausoleum for the Medici Grand dukes. Then step inside the New Sacristy designed by Michelangelo with Medici tombs wit sculpture by Michelangelo. Discover how Michelangelo risked his life and career, caught between politics and Medici patronage.

Ending Point

Medici Chapels at San Lorenzo

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Guiding services.

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What‘s not included

Church and museum entrance and reservation fees:

Basilica of San Lorenzo - Euro 9.00 per person

Medici Chapels - Euro 12.00 per person

Tour Important Information

This itinerary includes entrance to a place of worship, visitors are permitted to enter with appropriate attire (with covered shoulders and knees).

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Any museum tickets and reservation fees are not included in the cost. Upon booking, I can provide the official museum websites for advance ticket sale.

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Florence Tour Reviews

Medici tour

Extremely knowledgeable with a background in art history and a native English speaker make her an ideal guide. Highly recommended!!

Michael S.

Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review and sharing your experience. It was a pleasure meeting you all.

$250/ per group

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