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Address: Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy
Phone Number: +39 055 276 8465
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09:00 - 19:00
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Hours:
Thu 09:00 - 14:00
Fri - Wed 09:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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Florence's principal palace was begun in 1299 and built as the seat of the...

Florence's principal palace was begun in 1299 and built as the seat of the Signoria, the fathers of the city's republican government.

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Amazing palazzo!

I attended a talk on the first floor of the Palazzo Vecchio and it was an amazing place to sit and listen to someone talk about a conference and the city of Florence. Afterwards... read more

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sarasota, florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I attended a talk on the first floor of the Palazzo Vecchio and it was an amazing place to sit and listen to someone talk about a conference and the city of Florence. Afterwards there was a reception on the ground floor with delicious food and wine. A beautiful way to spend an evening in Florence.

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Semnan, Iran
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

you need half a day to visit this building try to enjoy the museum too . and don't forget the tower will be open at 10 : 00 am . this square is fantastic so fantastic . enjoy visit and the coffee around this palazzo

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I am an avid fan of Inferno by Dan Brown so of course had to visit this palace. The hall of the five hundred is stunning. I found the ' cera trova' painting, only because I had googled it and knew already what it looked like. But it's not possible to see the flag with the naked eye. You can't... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There's no way you can get ready to see what you're about to see when you enter Palazzo Vecchio. Every room is overwhelming, it's so difficult to focus your eyes on something because beauty is everywhere, literally embracing you. An incredible place, not to be missed!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We very much enjoyed our tour of the secret passages of the Palazzo Vecchio, well worth the extra 4 Euro price. Our tour guide, Chiara, was very knowledgeable and make the experience memorable. We also enjoyed the views of Florence from the Tower.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Having read Dan Brown's book Inferno we visited the Palace and found it to be far better than expected. Yes the book moves at great pace and describes the wonderful works of art in exciting detail and we knew some were excluded from the public yet we found there was even more to see than expected. To us, this and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Once you will enter there it's so charming palace, which is "Palazzo Vecchio". Starting from the big whole, which can fit more then 500ppl (but the way, that is the name of that hall - room 500). As well as art piece of Michelangelo also situated there. Old palace of rulers of Florence - Medici dynasty. Later on become as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my favorite attraction in Florence. Make sure you climb to the top of the tower, although it is quite the hike to the top! It was so romantic to take in a beautiful view of Florence.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a large plaza with a lot of statues. A replica of the David is outside the City Hall. On the last morning before we left Florence I got up early and came down to the Palazzo to use an ATM. It was deserted except for one or two delivermen. It was the day after the bombing in Paris... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The amount of statuary on display here alone makes it worth visiting. If you have any love of art and beauty, this will be something you don't want to miss.

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