The well-known museum from Florence, Italy is one of the oldest and most famous museums of art from the Occident and one of the most attractive touristic objectives from Italy. According to UNESCO, 30% of the most well-known oeuvres d’art of the world is in Italy and half of them are actually in Florence.
Despite of the fact that the things that are exposed on the streets of Florence are very impressive, the Uffizzi Galery one leave you breathless – here you can find one of the most refined paintings and sculptures collection from the planet, a collection where the number, the quality and the diversity surprise one, from the first visit.
Its construction began in the 16th century and Cosimo de Medici is the one that ordered it. It has 45 rooms and the hold works of art from the famous artists such as Botticelli, Giotto, Cimabue, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and Raffaello. They all are disposed on the ground floor, first floor and second floor. In order to have a planned and organized visit and to be able to include the entire sections and not miss anything, you should see the floor plans beforehand.
The main attraction is “Birth of Venus” by Botticelli. If you need a break to go on with your visit you can stay and relax for some minutes at the café from the second floor. You will have a wonderful view to see from upper here. Enjoy!