IN FLORENCE Half day walking city tour ( 3 hours)
PALAZZO MEDICI -SAN LORENZO – BIBLIOTECA LAURENZIANA – MEDICI CHAPELS
Dress code: no sleeveless, no shorts, either men or women, comfortable shoes
Participants: Min 2 – Max 6
Palazzo Medici, family home and business head-quarter until 1540, Cappella dei Magi, a tiny chapel decorated by Benozzo Gozzoli, San Lorenzo, founded in the year 393,served for many years as the city’s Cathedral, was also the Medici Family’s Parish Church. Bronze relief by Donatello, BIblioteca Laurenziana, the vestibule was designed by Michelangelo and contains 15.000 manuscripts accumulated by Lorenzo il Magnifico in 1470.
Brunelleschi’s Sacrestia Vecchia (1421) where lie Giovanni and Piero dei Medici.
Medici Chapels, Family mausoleums, Michelangelo was also responsable for the three tombs. Lorenzo il Magnifico and his brother Giuliano, the grandson depicted as a man of thoughts, Giuliano, the youngest, depicted as man of action and the attendant figures of Day, Night, Dawn and Dusk.
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Private English speaking guide, entrance fees,