Florence Academy of Fine Arts, Florence

4.5
#2 of 473 in Museums in Tuscany
Must see · World heritage site · Art Museum · Museum
Pay tribute to one of Italy's most renowned artists at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. 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 Florence Academy of Fine Arts visit and explore what else you can see and do in Florence using our Florence trip itinerary planning tool.
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  • You cannot visit Florence without seeing Michelangelo‘s David. It is simply a must and recommendable. You can reserve tickets online to skip the queue.  more »
  • The “David” statue is a masterpiece by Michelangelo. Seeing this statue in person is worth the visit and the level of detail is seriously impressive. The other exhibitions were okay, but the main...  more »
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  • Icom card and student discount were not accepted. 8€ for basically only looking at the statue of David was not worth it.
  • Michelangelo's David ist truly beautiful and impressive. The rest of the exhibition is not that exciting.

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