the largest museum of the Florence Cathedral
- Art city Breaks; Tours in Tuscany
From the life-size reconstruction of the cathedral’s medieval facadeto the history of Brunelleschi’s amazing dome, the Duomo museum is spectacular. The museum, which housesone of the most important collections of medieval and Renaissance sculpture in the world, was onlyreopened to the public (after renovations) in November, 2015.
Meeting point: Museum entrance, Piazza duomo, 9
Duration: 2 hours
Private tour (4-10 people) €320 (price per group)
Group (10-25 people) € 34 (price per person)
Languages: English, French, Spanish
The Grande Museo dell’Opera del Duomo recently reopened to the public with new, majestic renovations. We will visit the most important collection ofFlorentine medieval and Renaissance sculpture in the world, a collection of 750 works that includes masterpieces by the greatest artists of the time: Donatello, Michelangelo, Ghiberti, Della Robbia, Arnoflo di Cambio, Andrea Pisano, Pollaiuolo, Andrea del Castagno, Verrocchio. The renovationsshed new lighton masterpieces such as Michelangelo's Pieta, Mary Magdalene by Donatello and Lorenzo Ghiberti’sastonishing Gates of Paradisein St. John’s Baptistery.