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Brunelleschi's Dome and Duomo complex guided tour

Free cancellation
Duration: 2 hours
Language: English, Italian, French, Spanish, German
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Spend two hours visiting the monuments of the Cathedral complex with an experienced guide

See the original Gates of Paradise and other superb works of art in the Opera del Duomo Museum

Climb up the world-famous Brunelleschi's Dome and enjoy the view from the top

What to expect

The Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, the Crypt of Santa Reparata, Brunelleschi's Dome, St. John's Baptistery and Giotto's Bell Tower are must-see sites in Florence. Admire the beautiful golden vault of the Baptistery and the original Gates of Paradise, see superb Renaissance works of art in the Opera del Duomo Museum, climb up the world-famous Dome and marvel at the sight of the entire Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore from above!

Spend two hours visiting the beautiful monuments of the Florence Cathedral complex with an experienced guide, who will begin with the Baptistery and its famous golden vault decorated with Byzantine mosaics. Continue on to the Opera del Duomo Museum and see the original Gates of Paradise, the Magdalene by Donatello, the Pietà by Michelangelo, and many other Renaissance masterpieces.

Finally, get to the top of Brunelleschi's Dome to discover the mystery of this revolutionary 16th-century construction frescoed with wonderful paintings such as the famous Universal Judgment by Vasari. From the top of the Dome, you'll be introduced to the artistic beauties of the Cathedral, which you'll be able to admire from a privileged place away from the crowds below. Enjoy an incomparable aerial view of Florence right from the city center!

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

What’s included

Entrance ticket to the Florence Cathedral Complex

Reserved time slot to Brunelleschi's Dome

Guided tour of the Baptistery of San Giovanni

Guided tour of the Opera del Duomo Museum

Guided tour of the Cathedral and Crypt

Entrance to Giotto's Bell Tower within 72 hours after the tour

Location

Piazza del Duomo, 50122 Florence FI, Italy

Meeting point:

In front of the main door of the Cathedral, 15 minutes before the tour starts.

Provider

Made of Tuscany Tour Company

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Given the many reservation requests for the Dome, last-minute bookings may not be confirmed by the agency and you'll get a full refund
  • Visitors are required to climb 464 steps to reach the Dome (no elevator). The climb is not recommended for people suffering from heart problems, vertigo or claustrophobia
  • Please note: the guided tour might be provided in two languages
  • Infants (age 0-3): free of charge, without reservation