Admire finest works and masterpieces of most famous italian artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Caravaggio and Botticelli with an expert tour guide.
Visit Uffizi – the great art gallery in Florence and one of the most famous museums in the world - with an expert tour guide. You can admire masterpieces of the great artists such as: Giotto, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Caravaggio and many others. Our guided tour will let you discover the secrets behind Botticelli's art, such as Primavera (Spring) and the Birth of Venus, hosted in a special room dedicated to one of the most appreciated artists of the Renaissance.
The Uffizi art gallery offers you a wide range of gold-background panels, refined paintings, ancients sculptures, but also an insight into the Medici family. From the Uffizi terrace you will enjoy a panoramic view of the Palazzo Vecchio (Old Palace) and the key monuments of Florence.
Feel free to stay inside the museum after the guided tour ends.
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SEE THE INCREDIBLE MASTERPIECES OF THE UFFIZI GALLERY
The Uffizi Gallery, first opened in 1951, is one of the oldest museums in the world, and the best art gallery in Italy. Its collection which consists of the best paintings in Italy, from art works by da Vinci to Botticelli and Raphael, makes it a must destination for tourist art lovers.
However, the tickets are tough to secure, the tour lines are notoriously long, and visiting the gallery can be quite overwhelming because of its vast collection of art, and this can cause you a lot of stress, and discourage you from touring the must-see Uffizi Gallery while holidaying in Italy.
Gladiator Tours will help you secure the commonly difficult-to-get Uffizi tour ticket and get you into the gallery quickly by skipping the long tour lines, saving you from unnecessary stress. Besides, you will be led by an expert guide, specialized in art history that will help you decode the art and history of the Renaissance period while walking you through all the incredible halls in the gallery.
The Uffizi Gallery was built at the request of Francisco de’ Medici in 1581. It was originally designed by Giorgio Vasari and intended to be an office building where bureaucratic meetings can be held. Today, the building is a world class museum consisting of various halls that hold some of the most famous art in the world. Although all of the halls deserve a visit, the must-see galleries you should not miss touring include;
Hall 10/14 – Botticelli
This is one of the most famous halls in the Uffizi Gallery, as it holds some of the greatest work of Botticelli such as ‘The Birth of Venus’ and ‘The Spring.' Botticelli with his distinct and refined style of painting translated the ideas of the Neo-Platonism in the beautiful arts he created. Also in this room is another masterpiece, the Portinari Triptych, painted by Hugo van der Goes.
Hall 35 – Michelangelo and the Florentines.
This hall charts the course of art from the High Renaissance period to the period of Mannerism. You will find in this chamber, the absolute masterpiece, the Tondo Doni, painted my Michelangelo, and his only work present in Italy. The hall also contains a Roman sculpture, the Sleeping Arianne, dating back to the 2nd Century A.C., as well as art work by Francesco Granacci, and Andrea del Sarto.
Hall 15 – Leonardo
This hall features masterpieces painted by Leonardo da Vinci. The magnificent artwork on display includes the Baptism of Christ, the Annunciation and the unfinished but still brilliant Adoration of the Magi. There are also other artwork in the hall painted by Lorenzo di Credi, Luca Signorelli and Perugino.
The Renaissance Halls
In this gallery, you will find the famous portrait of the Duke and Duchess of Urbino, as well as magnificent painting by artists such as Paolo Uccello, Filippo Lippi, Fra Angelico, Masaccio, and Masolino.
WHY CHOOSE US?
Get Ticket and Gain Access Quickly
The Uffizi Gallery tour tickets are always in high demand and thus extremely difficult to secure. And, even after obtaining the visiting card, you still have to endure standing for hours on a notoriously long tour line, before you can get in. Gladiator Tours will help you secure this seemingly hard-to-get ticket before your tour date, as well as provide you with a skip the line access that will get you into the Uffizi Gallery immediately you arrive.
Expert Art Guide
During Uffizi Gallery tour, you will be led by an expert guide who is specialized in art and history, so you don’t have to be confused or overwhelmed by the numerous variety of magnificent art present in the Uffizi Gallery.
With our expert guide, you will be able to distinguish between the different styles used in the art of various ages. And, as you gaze upon the famous art piece such as the ‘Birth of Venus’ and the ‘Adoration of the Magi,' you will also learn about the legacy of the renowned artist that painted them. After the guided tour, you can also stay back in the gallery to explore more of the majestic art the world class museum offers.
Get a chance to gaze upon the incredible masterpieces of the Uffizi Gallery!
Piazzale degli Uffizi, 3, 50122 Firenze