Tour of the Uffizi Gallery
The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most famous museum in the world. For this reason it might not need introduction, but nothing compares to the presentation a tour guide can give you. The collection covers a very wide range of art history, from the antique statues to the Trecento altarpieces, from the Renaissance masters to Caravaggio. It includes paintings by Giotto, Masaccio, Fra Angelico, Filippo Lippi, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael and Michelangelo. The classic tour includes an overview of the museum mastepieces and tries to present the great artists who metaphorically reside in the Uffizi.
Guided tour: 1h30-2h
See also a special tour in the museum:
The incredible variety of Uffizi’s collection inspires also many specialized tours, focused on particulars themes.
“A Family of Collectors” tour shows the role of the Medici family in creating this gallery of wonders.