Tickets for Accademia Gallery: Priority Entrance

Home of priceless masterpieces including Michelangelo's David and much more!

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Overview
Opening hours
Today:  08:15 - 18:50
Tomorrow:  Closed
Saturday:  08:15 - 18:50
Sunday:  08:15 - 18:50
Monday:  Closed
Tuesday:  08:15 - 18:50
Wednesday:  08:15 - 18:50
Highlights
  • Skip the (really) lengthy ticket line and gain priority access to Florence's world-renowned Accademia Gallery
  • Marvel at Michelangelo's iconic statue of David and his incomplete Slaves and St. Matthew
  • Enjoy beautiful paintings by Sandro Botticelli, Paolo Uccello, and Michelangelo's teacher Domenico Ghirlandaio
Description

Get priority access to the Accademia and see, amongst many other cultural treasures, Michelangelo's David, considered to be one of the greatest masterpieces in the history of art. Marvel at 15th-century paintings by the likes of Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, and Uccello in the ultimate celebration of Renaissance art.

Opened in the 1780s as a teaching facility for students at the Academy of Fine Arts, Florence's Accademia is now synonymous with Michelangelo's towering statue of David. Everything about this 5-meter (17-foot) sculpture is super-sized (apart from one little detail which some men may find reassuring!)

A supreme work of technical mastery and symbol of the struggles of the Florentine Republic against its bigger and nastier rivals, David encapsulates the spirit of the city itself. With this ticket, you'll be able to skip the lines that can stretch around the building and walk right in.

Other artworks to look out for include Michelangelo's famously unfinished Slaves, a set of captive figures enslaved in marble; Giambologna's original plaster cast for his terrifying Rape of the Sabine Women statue in Piazza della Signoria; and 15th-century paintings by Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Uccello, and more!

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Ticket features
Instant ticket delivery
Smartphone tickets accepted
What's included
Access to Accademia Gallery
Temporary exhibitions, when available
Instructions
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Ticket office
Via Ricasoli, 105, 50121, Florence
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Accademia Gallery
58/60,Via Ricasoli, 50122, Florence

Swap your smartphone voucher for a paper ticket at the ticket office across from the museum. Use the 'Priority Entrance for Reserved Ticket holders' line.

Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are not possible for this ticket
  • Changes are not possible for this ticket
Venue
Additional info

The Accademia Gallery starts to close at 18:40.

Getting There

Bus: 6, 14, or 23.

Insider tip

Michelangelo's David is what everybody comes here for. Notice how it's also quite distinct from a distance. That's because Michelangelo increased the dimensions of the hands, eyes, and eyebrows.

Paolo
Regional Manager
Ratings & reviews
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Nov 17, 2019
very good and waited leas than 10mins
Nov 16, 2019
The Priority entrance was not at all crowded on this Saturday 16th November and I was easily allowed into the gallery
Nov 15, 2019
כל כך צפוף המוזיאונים הגדולים שבלי כרטיס מוזמן מראש, כולל תוספת תשלום לקידום התור - זה כמעט בלתי אפשרי (תורים ענקיים)

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