Sights & Attractions in Florence


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Name Category Location
This building started out as the headquarters for...
Museums / Galleries, Jails Around the Duomo
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
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
Jews were well settled in Florence by the end of...
Religious Sites Santa Croce


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