Sights & Attractions in Florence

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Name Category Location
 
Bargello
This building started out as the headquarters for...
Museums / Galleries, Jails Around the Duomo
 
Battistero
The octagonal Baptistery is one of the supreme...
Religious Sites Around the Duomo
 
Cappelle Medicee
This magnificent complex includes the Cappella...
Religious Sites, Memorials / Monuments San Lorenzo
 
Duomo
In 1296 Arnolfo di Cambio (circa 1245–circa...
Religious Sites Around the Duomo
 
Galleria degli Uffizi
The venerable Uffizi Gallery occupies two...
Museums / Galleries, Castles / Palaces Around the Duomo
 
Galleria dell'Accademia
The collection of Florentine paintings, dating...
Museums / Galleries San Lorenzo
 
Giardino di Boboli
The main entrance to these landscaped gardens is...
Gardens / Arboretums The Oltrarno
 
Museo di San Marco
A Dominican convent adjacent to the church of San...
Museums / Galleries, Religious Sites San Lorenzo
 
Palazzo Pitti
This enormous palace is one of Florence's largest...
Museums / Galleries, Castles / Palaces The Oltrarno
 
Piazza della Signoria
This is by far the most striking square in...
Squares Around the Duomo
 
Piazza Santa Croce
Originally outside the city's 12th-century walls,...
Squares Santa Croce
 
Piazzale Michelangelo
From this lookout you have a marvelous view of...
Squares The Oltrarno
 
Ponte Vecchio
This charmingly simple bridge was built in...
Bridges / Tunnels Around the Duomo
 
San Lorenzo
Filippo Brunelleschi designed this basilica, as...
Religious Sites San Lorenzo
 
San Miniato al Monte
This church, like the Baptistery, is a fine...
Religious Sites The Oltrarno
 
Santa Croce
Like the Duomo, this church is Gothic, but, also...
Religious Sites Santa Croce
 
Santa Maria del Carmine
The Cappella Brancacci, at the end of the right...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue), Religious Sites The Oltrarno
 
Santa Maria Novella
The facade of this church looks distinctly...
Religious Sites Santa Maria Novella
 
Santa Trinita
Started in the 11th century by Vallombrosian...
Religious Sites Santa Maria Novella
 
Santo Spirito
The plain, unfinished facade gives nothing away,...
Religious Sites The Oltrarno
 
Sinagoga
Jews were well settled in Florence by the end of...
Religious Sites Santa Croce

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