2024: Florence Opening Hours of Top Sights, Museums, and Churches

Botticelli Birth of Venus in the Uffizi

In 2024, all top sights, galleries, churches, and museums in Florence are open with normal opening hours but buy skip-the-line tickets with online time-slot reservations wherever possible. Most of the top attractions in Florence, especially museums and galleries, are open to visitors and in 2024 mostly operate with normal opening hours. Buy skip-the-line, timeslot reservation … Read more

Top Sights to See in Milan in Italy

The Last Supper in Milan Da Vinci is among the top sights to see when in Milano

The top sights to see in Milan in Lombardy in Northern Italy include the Duomo (Cathedral), the Last Supper fresco painting, Sforza Castle, excellent museums, galleries, shopping, and Leonardo da Vinci sites. Milano is one of the most popular destinations to visit in Italy making it sensible to plan ahead and buy timeslot reservation tickets … Read more

Tickets and Opening Hours for Visiting the Duomo Sights in Florence

A visit to the Duomo in Florence is free but tickets are required for the baptistry, the museum, and the campanile, while time-slot reservations are essential for climbing the cupola.

A visit to the Duomo in Florence is free but tickets are required for the baptistry, the museum, and the campanile, while time-slot reservations are essential for climbing the cupola (dome). The sights associated with the Duomo in Florence — the cathedral, cupola, bell tower, baptistery, and museum — are traditionally seen on a combination … Read more

Visit the Baptistry in Florence (Battistero di San Giovanni a Firenze)

The marble-clad baptistery (battistero) in Florence is famous for its magnificent bronze doors. Visit the interior to see the dome mosaics.

The marble-clad baptistry (battistero) in Florence is famous for its magnificent bronze doors. Visit the interior to see the dome mosaics. The Romanesque battistero to the west of the famous Duomo in Florence was the baptistry for all Florentine newborns for centuries. The white and green marble-clad exterior is particularly famous for the three sets … Read more

Climb Giotto’s Campanile Bell Tower in Florence

Duomo Florence Late Afternoon with Giotto's Campanile

The campanile of Florence cathedral (Duomo) is a Gothic masterpiece designed by Giotto and is often considered the most beautiful bell tower in Italy. Giotto set a visual focal point to the skyline of early 14th-century Florence with the magnificent bell tower (campanile) for the cathedral decades before Brunelleschi’s cupola would steal the show. The … Read more