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Save up to 2 hours with your skip-the-line tickets to the Uffizi Gallery
Book the audio guide and discover the museum with the commentary on your smartphone
With the guided visit option, get a deeper experience with the insights of a professional guide
Choose the VIP skip-the-line ticket and take advantage of Musement assistance at the meeting point
What to expect
The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most famous art galleries in Italy and in the whole world: buy this official ticket, avoid wasting hours in queues and conserve your energy to fully enjoy the masterpieces that await you! With the audio guide option, you'll also be able to download an app that will accompany you during the visit to the museum.
The gallery was designed and built by the famous architect and painter Giorgio Vasari, Cosimo I de' Medici's favorite artist. This facility was intended to house the offices ("uffizi" in 16th-century Florentine language) of the magistrates of the city. Cosimo I wanted the collections that the Medici family had accumulated to be placed on the piano nobile of the new building. Very soon, this became the place where the works of artists such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo were collected, but the museum was officially opened to the public in 1765.
Today, the Uffizi Gallery is one of the top destinations for travelers from all over the world. It's especially famous for its incredible collection of Renaissance paintings, but it also hosts special sections dedicated to German, Dutch and Flemish art. The works of Giotto, Simone Martini, Piero della Francesca, Botticelli, Mantegna, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo, Caravaggio, Dürer, Rembrandt and Rubens are just a small part of the many wonders that can be admired in the rooms of this extraordinary museum.
Admire the eight rooms dedicated to Caravaggio, where you will find on display the Medusa, the Bacchus, the Sacrifice of Isaac and other masterpieces by Merisi, alongside the paintings of other great 17th century artists such as Artemisia Gentileschi, Velazquez, Rembrandt, Van Dyck and Rubens. Don't miss out on the new room dedicated to Michelangelo and Raffaello where you will find a collection of eleven masterpieces by these two artists including the Tondo Doni and the Madonna del Cardellino. Finally, you will be able to visit the space dedicated to Leonardo with the Adoration, the Annunciation and the Baptism.
COVID-19 informationThe following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
The experience complies with government regulations
Social distancing is enforced
Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
Entrance to the Uffizi with skip-the-line access
3-hour small-group tour (max 9 people) in English and Italian - if selected
Access to temporary exhibitions
Skip-the-line ticket: show your voucher at the Uffizi (ticket counter for pre-booked tickets, entrance number 3). Please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled entry time.
Ticket with guided tour: meet your guide in Via Lambertesca 2, 15 minutes before the departure of the tour. Remember NOT to go directly to the main entrance of the Uffizi Gallery.
- From Tuesday to Sunday: 8.15am - 6.30pm
- Closed: Monday, January 1, May 1 and December 25
- Opening hours are subject to change at any time
- Check the calendar to see all available dates and times
Important to know
- Full, reduced and free tickets are not always available at the same time slots. If the ticket type you are looking for is not available at a specific time, we suggest you select another slot
- Reduced and free tickets are subject to availability. In order to be sure to get in, it is strongly recommended to book one of the tickets available on our website for the date of your choice
- Tickets cannot be purchased by school groups. Those who will not follow this rule will not be accepted at the entrance and will not get a refund
- Please note that until 30 September 2022, holders of an entrance ticket to the Uffizi have free access to the Museo dell'Opificio delle Pietre Dure in Florence. The single ticket and the 3-day cumulative ticket can be used until the fifth day after the activation day
- On March 8, for International Women's Day, admission to museums, archaeological sites and state monuments is free for all women