Anyone visiting Florence becomes mesmerized by the artistic excellence of the place. The city has innumerable places to visit. Some of the most famous ones are Art galleries. For those who have eye for detail and for the art lovers Florence is a temple of art.
The city has numerous art galleries where world’s most valuable and rare art pieces can be found. Some of the art galleries that must be visited are :
√ Uffizi : - The museum showcases the works of renowned artists of the world Leonardo da Vinci, Cimabue, Michelangelo, Botticelli, Giotto, Donatello, Raphael, etc.
√ Galleria dell'Accademia : - Michelangelo’s David, one of the world’s renowned artwork is kept in the Galleria dell'Accademia museum.
√ Vasari corridor : - Palazzo Vecchio is collected in this museum.
√ Pitti Palace : - Pitti Palace consists of five galleries : - Palatine Gallery, Modern art gallery, Silver museum, Costume gallery and Porcelain Museum.
√ Bargello : - The famous masterpieces of Michelangelo are to be found in this gallery.
There are various other museums in the city where you can see exclusive collection of masterpieces. The town hall of Florence is also a well-organized art museum.
Apart from the museums, there are different Parks, Villas, Arches
that have intricate work done on them. The artistic flair of the craftsmen is reflected in the designs of the art pieces.
Also, there are various cathedrals that were built years back and have magnificent architecture. Some of the known cathedrals are :
→ Santa Maria Del Fiore Cathedral : - it is Europe’s Fourth largest church and is 116 m high.
→ Basilica of Santa Croce : - This marvelously built church also famous as the ‘temple of glories’ is a burial ground of world’s prominent artists like Galileo, Michelangelo, Rossini, Machiavelli, Gentile, Foscolo and Marconi.
→ Santo Spirito : - This structure is an exemplary of Renaissance architecture.
There are numerous other religious structures that have splendid architecture.