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Accademia Gallery

Via Ricasoli 58 - 60, 50122, Florence, Italy
+39 055 238 8612
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Europe's first school of drawing, this museum of art is chiefly famous for its several sculptures by Michelangelo, notably his David, in addition to an extensive collection of 15th- and 16th-century paintings.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Via Ricasoli 58 - 60, 50122, Florence, Italy
San Marco
+39 055 238 8612
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Reviewed yesterday

The queues for the Accademia were always very long but a top tip for high season, the gallery is open until 9pm (it might even be 10pm) on Tuesdays and Thursdays in summer, we stayed really near so we got ready to go our for...More

Thank busybeeManchester
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must-see museum in Florence because it houses the most famous of Michelangelo's three David sculptures (the other marble and bronze Davids are also in Florence- I recommend seeing all three and picking your favorite). What I found more interesting than David were...More

Thank JSCleveland
Reviewed 2 days ago

Must-see for the statue of David. Thankfully, it's very high on a well-lit pedestal so you can see it from a distance, even with throngs of tourists.Get a timed ticket to enter, but they let me in an hour early with no problem. They even...More

Thank California26
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There are a few pieces of art in the world that are a must see and the statue of David by Michelangelo is one of them. The presentation of the statue is awesome and the other works of art in the gallery rooms are well...More

Thank russellmM774BM
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the Firenze Card for priority skip the line access to all of the museums, which included the Accademia. We went rather early, at 9a, although the museum opens at 8a. As we approached the Accademia, we saw the crowds and the lines. Unfortunately...More

Thank IllinoisLglegl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are not huge museum buffs at all - or particularly arty but we did want to see David. The beloved got the tickets and we were very happy to see the David. We missed him on our last trip as we did not have...More

Thank flickymicky
Reviewed 3 days ago

Almost didn't visit as the queue was horrendous. Ticket touts were selling guided tours at almost triple the normal ticket prices. We managed to get a ticket from someone not selling a guided tour, just an advance ticket with a few extra euros on the...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 3 days ago

For 8 euros, we waited in line for 2 hours to see the David statue. There are people selling "skip the line" for 38 euros but we didn't think it was worth it for a small museum. The David Statue is the main attraction with...More

Thank rshim09
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have visited the Academia Gallery in 2011 and 2017. In 2017, I secured a guided tour during the morning hours with skip the line access, allowing me time in the afternoon to plan a second tour of a different museum so I could maximize...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This gallery is worth visiting simply for the privilege of seeing Michelangelo's superb David. As you enter the room it is quite breathtaking to be confronted with the huge statue standing in its special niche and on closer inspection the genius of the artist becomes...More

Thank sydneysider48
San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a
stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence,
surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking
students provides the tranquil surroundings for the
elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read
the daily newspaper. Home to several universities,
including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one
of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A
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30 June 2017|
Response from Juliet M | Reviewed this property |
Once through the entrance and security you can turn immediately into the room with the statue of David. It is crowded (with good reason!) but there are some seats around the back and sides of the statue. Enjoy!
30 June 2017|
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Response from Claudia H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Constructed space would describe it well.
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28 June 2017|
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Response from LG-GOT | Reviewed this property |
The usual travel attire is adequate. It's not a religious attraction, like the churches, so it doesn't have the same 'shoulders and knees covered' codes. Look at the photos of the people in the reviews of the galley. That... More