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Take a look at Michelangelo’s unfinished San Matteo, a sculpture that he was commissioned to create before he left Florence for Rome. His Prigioni is located nearby, so wander over and gaze at the four unfinished sculptures of prisoners or slaves that seem to be trying to escape from the blocks of marble that encase them.
Impressive as they are, the Accademia Gallery’s unfinished sculptures pale in comparison to the museum’s main crowd-drawer: Michelangelo’s statue of David. Stand and look at the 17-foot (5.17-meter) marble statue of the biblical hero, marveling at the level of detail that the young Michelangelo put into the famously nude warrior.
Adjacent to the statue are rooms containing paintings by other famous Renaissance artists like Botticelli and Filippino Lippi, as well as artists from both the Middle Ages and 17th-century. Amble through a room containing 19th-century plaster sculptures and visit the on-site Museum of Musical Instruments, where an intriguing collection of stringed instruments are exhibited.
How long you spend inside the gallery is up to you; many visitors find that two hours is sufficient.
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Skip the Line: Florence Accademia Gallery Tickets, entrance at 10:15am
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Skip the Line: Florence Accademia Gallery Tickets, entrance at 11:30am
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Skip the Line: Florence Academia Gallery Tickets
- Entrance fee
- Skip-the-line ticket
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Please note: From April 2015, on the first Sunday of each month, entrance to the museums is free. Therefore, the listed price for these dates have been reduced
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Elissa E, October 2016
I came here many years ago before the days of booking in advance. When you are limited for time, it was
so easy - just turned up 15 minutes before allocated time, the guide was easily visible, checked us in and
handed us our tickets. There was a little wait of about 10 minutes, but nothing compared to the huge, building
Reviewed by: Teresa F, October 2016
Not sure we could have seen the Academia Gallery without your service. It was confusing where to find the on-site person. A bit of signage would be helpful.