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Skip-the-Line Medici Chapels Ticket
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Skip-the-Line Medici Chapels Ticket
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Opulently decorated in marble, gold and jewels, these chapels are a celebration of one of Italy's most famous and powerful families - the Medicis.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza di Madonna Degli Aldobrandini 6, 50123, Florence, Italy
San Lorenzo
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Reviewed yesterday

The exterior of this building belies all that it holds. For a small entrance fee the ground floor hold a few display cases on one side and a book shop selling all books Medici. Up the staircase is where the real beauty is on display,...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed yesterday

Michelangelo is a dynamic genius, and in his sculpture here there is also rest. The work is simultaneously monumental and peaceful.

Thank carol c
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed our visit to the Medici Chapels. Best collection of relics I have ever seen plus the tombs, of course.

Thank Companion755605
Reviewed 3 days ago

Incredible chapel, with the works of Michelangelo and stunning architecture and design. Inexpensive entry fees too!

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here after a crazy busy day of touring the “highlights” of Florence and were so glad we did. It is lessor known, therefore less busy. Gorgeous statues and the history/lineage of the Medici is easy to follow in this special place.

Thank ALFreundl
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just extraordinary to see Michelangelo is free flow....The New Sacristry is the main attraction where there are seven sculptures by the great man which took over a decade to create. They are superb.

Thank Kkkaaabbb
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is simply a can't miss. It's modest in size so very doable if you get overwhelmed by the big stuff. The Michelangelo statues on the tombs are, quite simply, breathtaking. Dawn and Dusk. Night and Day. There's also stunning tilework everywhere. Go!

Thank ebean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth the 8 euros entrance fee. Amazing saints artefacts and sculptures. You'd need around 1 hour to admire the works of art inside including the sarcophages. Something worth admiring.

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Medici burial chapels are well worth an hour's visit. The chapel of the princes is another Florence WOW moment when you step into that incredible colored marble room. Michelangelo's chapel is more understated but beautiful. I take travelers here every year and everyone is...More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is beautiful, go and enjoy it (get a real guide) Dont spend money on the horrible audioguide. Why the hell are they asking me to pay entrance to chappels and separately to the san lorenzo church is beyond me.

Thank Igor L
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katharine2016
15 April 2018|
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Response from Andy B | Reviewed this property |
When we attended recently the Michelangelo statue was covered in a hoarding and not at all visible. There was only on very small and ambiguous notice in the entrance lobby. If the main reason for your visit is to see the... More
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Psychoanalyst
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Response from loliksa | Reviewed this property |
you can by ticket at the chappel. lines , it depends i was there two time, close to the end and no line, lunch time 10 minutes line. not sure about openings, but they closed doors 1600
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