Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, Florence

4.4
#2 of 99 in Museums in Florence
Pay tribute to one of Italy's most renowned artists at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery. Founded in the late 18th century as an art school, the museum features an extensive collection of Renaissance paintings and sculptures, most notably Michelangelo's "David" statue. Wander to the end of the main hall to admire the 6 m (20 ft) tall marble statue, as well as several other works by Michelangelo, or admire the beautiful Madonna and Child painting by Botticelli. The museum also features a collection of antique musical instruments. Plan your Academy Of Florence Art Gallery visit and explore what else you can see and do in Florence using our Florence trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • This gallery is pale when compared to the Uffizi but Michelangelo's David is a must see, just remember to buy tickets in advance as the queue can be off putting.  more »
  • It’s a absolute must. Don’t miss the nerves on David. The paintings are lovely. Take out 3 hours to see the complete gallery.  more »
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  • As always, a complete cluster to get into, but this time was extra special. They split our 15+ group up, and made five of us go to the much longer line for groups of
  • Another excellent reason to visit Florence. Many other good reasons to brave the crowds at this wonderful gallery, but, it is David that gets all the attention. Stunningly beautiful with excellent Public Relations!
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