Michelangelo's David Tour - Florence

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 1 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    4:45pm
  • Departure Details :
    MEETING POINT FOR THIS TOUR: , At the ArtViva office in central Florence, near Piazza della Repubblica, Address: Via dei Sassetti, 1 (2nd floor)
  • Return Details :
    Tours concludes inside the Accademia
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

The most iconic artwork in history comes to life on this small-group tour focused on the David and its enigmatic artist. From the history of the very stone the David was carved from, to the commissioning of the artwork through to its original placement and the creation of the museum where it now stands, this is a tour like no other. Led by Florences greatest guides, this tour also includes an introduction to other works by Michelangelo and fascinating information about the master artist himself. Pre-reserved museum entry is included.

Highlights

  • Skip the line
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Led by a local guide
  • Small-group tour
  • All entrance fees included

Know More about this tour

Meet your expert tour guide at our office in central Florence. From here you will walk with your small group to the Accademia to learn about what is arguably the greatest artwork ever created, the majestic and mysterious David. On the only tour entirely dedicated to this masterpiece, discover the peculiar history behind the statue, its stone and its artist, how the figure of the David was chosen, and why Michelangelos statue held such importance to the Florentines and their city, the epicentre of the Renaissance. Discover the debate about where to place the statue and how this influenced the figures formation.

Much debate has been raised about the moment in which David is depicted. Hear the theories and draw your own conclusions on the pensive young man portrayed.Equally mysterious is the artist behind the Davids creation.

Learn about the Michelangelos peculiarities and dichotomies. Find out about the Medicis involvement in Michelangelos development and the artists relationship with other famous artists of the time.

This small-group Accademia tour also includes an introduction to Michelangelos other works housed inside the Accademia that provide great insight into how this master artist worked, bringing forth seemingly-incarnate figures from hardened stone.

With pre-reserved Accademia tickets included for the fastest possible entry to the museum with Florences best guides, this is the perfect way to see (and understand) Michelangelos David.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Professional guide
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Small-group tour
  • Walking tour

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport (or other photo ID) is required on the day of travel for all persons aged 17 years and under