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The Medici Tour: Medici Palace and Palazzo Vecchio

Art, Culture, & Historical
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Step inside the world of the Medici family and hear fascinating stories of murderous plots and political intrigue. Dominating the city's politics, society, and cultural life for over 300 years, the Medici helped to transform Florence into the Cradle of the Renaissance. Learn how this family of merchants from the countryside became wealthy and powerful bankers and then went on to take over not just Florence, but all of Tuscany, becoming grand dukes. Learn how their patronage rocked the art world.

Florence Tour Guide - Loredana A.
Loredana A.
5.00 / 5
(1 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

Medici Palace

09:00 AM

The Medici Palace

We begin the itinerary at the Medici Palace, a fine example of 15th-century architecture. See the beautiful courtyard then go upstairs to admire the stunning and well-preserved frescoed chapel featuring portraits of the Medici themselves.

10:10 AM

Walk through the city historical center to Piazza della Signoria

Making our way through the heart of the historical city center, admire landmark sites like the Cathedral Square with its magnificent dome. In Piazza della Signoria see Renaissance sculpture.

10:30 AM

Palazzo Vecchio

The last stop of the itinerary is Palazzo Vecchio. Walk through hall after hall packed with stunning art, like 16th-century frescoes, sculpture by Michelangelo and Donatello, and the death mask of Dante.

Ending Point

Palazzo Vecchio

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What‘s included

Guiding services.

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What‘s not included

Museum entrance tickets:

Palazzo Medici Euro 10.00 per person

Palazzo Vecchio Euro 12.50 per person

Tour Important Information

Not available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

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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.

$350/ per group

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