Medici - Master Of Florence - Visit All The Places Where The Series Was Filmed

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    9:30 am
  • Departure Details :
    Meet your Guide directly at your hotel
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Private Tour - Medici Master of Florence Visit all the places inFlorencewhere the seriesMedici Masters of Florencewas filmed and find out what is true in the characters played byDustin Hoffman, Richard Madden, Annabel Sholey...What you will findMeet your Private Guide directly at your address in the city center of FlorenceThe tour starts fromPiazza Signoriaconsidered an "open air museum" where you will discover that each statue of the square hides a deeper meaning related to members of theMedici family.Discover how theMedici familyrevolutionized the world, defying the common mentality and allowing art and science to inaugurate a new era:the Renaissance.

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Admire the masterpieces of artists working atthe Medici courtsuch asBrunelleschi, Donatello, Botticelli, Michelangeloand many others...You will visit thePalazzo Vecchio?s courtyardand you will appreciatethe Tower of Arnolfowhere Cosimo the Elder was imprisoned; then we will stroll along theDante Alighieridistrict and arrive inPiazza del duomowhere you will discover the incredible story of the construction ofBrunelleschi's Dome and the Cathedral.
We will enter the Cathedral where you will admire the largest frescoed surface in the world (3,600 square meters), magnificent work ofGiorgio Vasari and Federico Zuccari. In front ofSt John's Baptistery-where Cosimo de' Medici used to pray- our local guide will explain to you the scenes of theGates of Paradise, a masterpiece by Lorenzo Ghiberti.
We will go along the ancient "Via Larga" up toPalazzo Medici the first Renaissance palace in Florence, private home of the Medici family for nearly two centuries. You will visit the enchantingMagi Chapel, a jewel box of mid 1400?s byBenozzo Gozzoli. Walking through the garden of the palace we will discover the Antiquarium and finally, we will reach theChurch of San Lorenzointhe Medici District.
On enteringSan Lorenzowe will admire the architecture of the church, the Old Sacristy byBrunelleschiand the pulpits byDonatello, will see the tomb of Cosimo the Elder by Verrocchio.
We will finish our tour in theMedici Chapels, the place where all the members of the family were buried, which houses the "Treasure of St. Lorenzo" that we will admire before visiting the New Sacristy, the last work inFlorence made by Michelangelo Buonarroti.

Inclusions

  • Private Guide Walking Tour (3 hrs)

Exclusions

  • Tickets entrance

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Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Meet your guide directly at your address (we suggest you at 9:30 am)