Religion and politics in Florence – guided tour in Florence
During your stay in Florence a visit to the complex of the Cathedral is a must! The Baptistery and the Duomo have always been at the centre of the Florentine religious, politic and artistic life. Discover the history of Florence during a private guided tour of the Duomo Complex.
The Duomo complex includes the Cathedral with its magnificent Dome designed by Filippo Brunelleschi, the Baptistery, the Bell Tower and the Cathedral Museum.
Many of the visitors who come to Florence want to admire the interior of this most important church in town. However, visiting the Florentine Duomo can be only a beginning of a fascinating journey through the history of one of the most important squares in Florence.
It is worth starting at the Cathedral and continue the visit inside the Baptistery and in the rooms of the Cathedral Museum, in order to savor art and history. In fact, during the centuries the most precious monuments from the cathedral has been moved to the Cathedral Museum. This is why it is so important to explore the Duomo complex during a private guided tour with an expert guide who will help you to get the most of this visit.
Together, during our private tour of the Duomo complex we will explore the Florentine Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore. Then we will discover the rich collection of the Cathedral Museum where we will admire Michelangelo’s Pietà, the famous Gates of Paradise , and where we will discover the original works, which decorated the Baptistery, the Cathedral and the Bell Tower centuries ago. We will visit the Baptistery to appreciate the magnificent mosaics covering its dome.
If you want to add a spectacular view to your tour, we can extend the itinerary and climb the bell tower or Brunelleschi’s dome!
Explore the Duomo complex with during a private guided tour!
Duration: ca. 3 h. This tour runs every day.
- Cathedral Museum
If you are interested in the climbing of the bell tower or Brunelleschi’s dome, ask me for a custom version of this tour!
Price for tour:
1-14 participants: 200,00 €
The price does not include the costs of the tickets to the monuments. The price includes sales tax and all other compulsory duties.
The baptistery and the cathedral museum are accessible to visitors with reduced mobility. Moreover, the cathedral museum has a tactile itinerary, accessible to visitors with visual impairment. Visitors with walking difficulties, suffering from dizziness, cardiac problems and claustrophobia are strongly discouraged from climbing the dome and the bell tower.
Price for tour:
1-14 participants: 200 €