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Accademia (The), Florence

Accademia (The) - Florence, Italy
Accademia (The)
Via Ricasoli 58-60, Florence, Italy 50122Map
+39 055 238 8609
Neighborhood: San Marco
Overview

The Accademia Gallery is perhaps best-known for Michelangelo's David, removed after four centuries from Piazza Signoria, now exhibited in a specially constructed hall. Other works by Michelangelo include some of his Slave series and his sculpture of San Matteo. Also featured is an impressive collection of paintings from the 13th to 16th Centuries. Among the gallery's most noted works: a Sienese school Crucifix from the 13th Century, 24 panels by Taddeo Gaddi representing scenes from the Life of Christ and St Francis as well as Giovanni da Milano's Pietà. 

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Accademia (The) General Information
  • Open Hours: Tuesday to Sunday from 08:15 AM to 06:50 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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