Tours / MICHELANGELO: THE GENIUS AND THE MAN

The florence tour dedicated to the Man and the Genius Michelangelo!

Visit the burial place and the house of the genius of the Renaissance. Santa Croce Church, the biggest Franciscan Church in the world, was built by Arnolfo di Cambio in 1294 over a pre-existing church of 1228. Here, you can find the funerary monuments of very important Italian artists and politicians, such as Michelangelo, Galileo, Dante, Rossini, Machiavelli, and Alfieri. Then the Bardi and Peruzzi Chapels with frescoes by Giotto, the Sacresty and the Pazzi Chapel by Filippo Brunelleschi are worth to be admired.

House of Michelangelo Buonarroti:

Visiting the museum of the Casa Buonarroti arouses a sense of strong admiration for several early works by Michelangelo contained within its walls. These very famous works by the young Michelangelo, of extreme artistic importance, include the "Madonna of the Stairs" and the "Battle of the Centaurs”, a testimony to his love for Greek and Roman Art.

Moreover, here you will find the wooden model for the marble facade of the Church San Lorenzo and the model for the chariot built in 1873 to transport the David from Piazza della Signoria to the Accademia Gallery!

Info

Available days: Every day, except Tuesdays

Bookable Starting Time: From 9:30 am to 2:00 pm, Sundays only from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Duration: 3 hours

Available Languages: English, Italiano, Francais, Deutsch, Español

Adult rate: The rate of the tour depends on the number of persons CALCULATE YOUR OWN RATE!
 

Child rate: From 6 years to 17 years with ID. Please insert number of persons

Meeting Point: Statue of Dante, Santa Croce square