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The Uffizi Gallery guided tour can be considered as an exciting journey through painting of the Renaissance.
As a matter of fact among Florence museums, the Uffizi Gallery is one of the most famous Florence art gallery and recently also voted as the best museum in the world, that certainly cannot be missing in your itinerary of Florence highlights.
In the Uffizi museum rooms are organized in chronological order and while we are passing through them, we will encounter an incredible collection of must-sees masterpieces, starting from the 13th century art to the 18th that will make you understand better the evolution of art over time.
The Uffizi Gallery most famous paintings are the Madonna Ognissanti by Giotto, Botticelli’s Birth of Venus, Leonardo da Vinci’s Annunciation and we can’t forget Michelangelo, Raffaello and Caravaggio artworks.
The Uffizi was built in the XVI century by the architect Vasari under request of Cosimo I, Gran Duke of the Medici Family. It was originally born to house all the administrative and legal offices of the city under one roof, but over the years, since Medici were passionate paintings and sculptures collectors, it turned into Florence most famous art gallery.
The Uffizi Gallery guided tour will make you live an unforgettable experience into the world of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque art that you definitely shouldn’t’ miss.
Uffizi Gallery opening times and other important infos:
The Uffizi Gallery is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 08.15 am to 06.50 pm. Advance reservation is strongly recommended especially in summertime and during public holidays in order to avoid the long queues at the. Contact me and I’ll take care of booking Uffizi Gallery skip-the-line tickets for you.
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