Florence houses in its museums many masterpieces of sculpture, but the city of the renaissance is also a real open-air museum and many works of art are visible simply by walking along its streets.
- guided tour accompanied by an art historian tour guide, entrance fees to the Bargello Museum and Orsanmichele Church
- Headset for groups of 10 people or more.
- Transport is not included, the walking tour will take place in the city centre.
Only a moderate amount of stairs is included in the walking tour, however we suggest wearing comfortable shoes. Please remember to have suitable knee-length clothing and covered shoulders to tour the places of worship.
DAYS AND TIMETABLE: Tuesdays to Sundays, meeting at 9.00 am., departure 9.15 am.
Length of the tour: max 3 hours.
The tour will not take place in the following days: January 1, January 6, Easter, April 25, May 1, June 2, June 24, August 15, November 1, December 8, December 25, December 26)
MEETING POINT: in via del Proconsolo n. 4, in front of the entrance to the Bargello Museum
LANGUAGES: Italian, English, French, Spanish.
PARTECIPANTS: minimum 7 paying - maximum 20 people
IMPORTANT: Booking will be confirmed as soon as the minimum number of 7 participants has been reached. Nevertheless, in order to secure your place, full payment must be made at the time of booking. As soon as the tour has been confirmed a voucher will be sent, which must be exhibited at the meeting point. Should the tour not reach the minimum number of participants and therefore be cancelled, full reimbursement will be made.
To take part in the activities of the Città Nascosta cultural association is necessary to become a member. In order to allow us to issue your membership card we will ask your personal data in the order form. Becoming a member of Città Nascosta doesn’t involve any further obligation or engagement, it is only functional to the participation in this tour or other organized by the association. The cost of the membership card is included in the reservation fee of this tour.
In the case of circumstances beyond the control of Città Nascosta (road conditions, strikes, delays, changes in the opening times of museums or other problems) at any moment the tour may be modified or substituted with an alternative service of the same category. In this case, the price will not be modified and any variation will be proposed and communicated before the departure of the tour.
During the peak tourist season should there be delays entering th museums despite the reservation
When, independently from the reservation, in the time of the peak tourist season, there are delays for entering the museums, Città Nascosta and its staff can not be held responsible.
- In order to avoid penalties, Città Nascosta must receive written communication of cancellation at least 10 working days in advance of the date fixed for the tour.
- For cancellations received from 9 to 7 working days prior to the tour 70% of the total amount will be refunded.
- For cancellations received from 6 to 4 working days prior to the tour 50% of the total amount will be refunded.
- For cancellations received 3 working days prior to the tour there will be no refund.
If, for any reason, Città Nascosta is forced to cancel the tour, the customer will be refunded only for the amount paid for the tour and Città Nascosta will not be held responsible for any further cost related to the refund.
Group tours: start at the established time. Private tours: the guide will wait no longer than 60 minutes and customers arriving after this time limit will not be refunded. There will not be refunds for customers who lose contact with the guide or fail to complete the tour.
Any complaints must be made by written communication to Città Nascosta within 10 working days from the tour.
Before You Book
Your reservation will be confirmed as soon as the number of 7 participants is reached. However, to keep your seat, you need to pay for the reservation. As soon as the tour is confirmed you will receive a voucher, which you must show at the meeting point. If the tour does not reach the minimum number of participants and is therefore cancelled, you will receive a full refund of the tour cost.
The Masters of Renaissance Sculpture
Florence houses many masterpieces of sculpture in its museums, but the city of the Renaissance is also a true open-air museum, and many works of art can be seen simply by walking along its streets.
Your guided tour begins at the Bargello Museum, the ancient medieval palace, home of the Museum of Florentine Renaissance sculpture. You’ll see masterpieces by Donatello, Luca della Robbia, Verrocchio, and Michelangelo, before continuing on to visit Orsanmichele, church of the ancient Florentine guilds. Your unusual Florence visit ends in Piazza della Signoria, graced by 16th century statues by Michelangelo and his followers, such as Baccio Bandinelli, Benvenuto Cellini, and Giambologna.
In order to avoid penalties, Città Nascosta must receive written communication of cancellation at least 10 working days in advance of the date fixed for the tour. For cancellations received from 9 to 7 working days prior to the tour 70% of the total amount will be refunded. For cancellations received from 6 to 4 working days prior to the tour 50% of the total amount will be refunded. For cancellations received 3 working days prior to the tour there will be no refund.