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How to walk around Piazza Duomo in FlorenceHow to see the panorama of the city from the Boboli Gardens in FlorenceHow to have a picnic on the Piazzale Michelangelo in FlorenceHow to see the masterpieces in the Uffizi Gallery in FlorenceHow to try the Florentine steak in FlorenceHow to walk on the terraces of Rose Garden in FlorenceHow to climb the Giotto's Bell Tower in Florence36 things to doin Florence
One of the most famous museums in the world and one of the main attractions not only Florence but also the whole of Italy.
The Uffizi Gallery is located in the center of Florence and is considered one of the main attractions of the city. You will see it because of a huge queue of visitors seeking to see the masterpieces of world art.
Among the exhibits gallery works by Botticelli, Giotto, Cimabue, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and Raphael.
Initially, in the gallery were only works from the Medici collection, but soon one of the representatives of the family began to placed on the second floor the antique sculptures and other works of art, and since then the Uffizi Gallery is home to world importance masterpieces.
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Uffizi Gallery on the mapLocation: Piazzale degli Uffizi 6
from 8:15 am to 6:30 pm
More places to visit in Florence
Luxury gate on the south side of Florence, that opens the way to Rome, next to which is the entrance to the Boboli Gardens.9
Pharmacy of Santa Maria Novella
In the old pharmacy, where also is located the museum, creams, lotions and perfumes, created according to ancient recipes are still sold.6
Flea market on Piazza dei Ciompi
In the working class corner of Florence lies the flea market, where many people sell the antiques, and where not only local, but also travelers come to by something unique.7
Very cozy park where in the air are aromas of roses, the entire city can be viewed from the terraces, and walking on the paths you can see magnificent statues and fountains.6
A small building in the Romanesque style is located near the Cathedral and is particularly noteworthy for its gate.11
Giotto's Bell Tower
This bell tower is one of the four major structures on the Piazza Duomo in Florence and it offers a beautiful view of the city.12
Secret corridor leading from the Palazzo Vecchio to the Palazzo Pitti and the Boboli Gardens, the famous and closed to ordinary visitors attraction.5
National Museum of Bargello
Palace, that was once the seat of city government, prison and place of execution, is now a national museum, which contains sculptures by Michelangelo, Donatello and others.7
Pergola Theatre was built by Medici family, was the first opera house of the world, and still amazes all visitors for its acoustics.9
Villa La Petraia
Located away from the city center, Villa La Petraia is one of the most beautiful buildings that belonged to the Medici family.6
Palazzo Vecchio is a luxurious building in Piazza della Signoria, the clock tower of this palace reminiscent the home of fairytale characters.6