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Address: Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 055 276 8465
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Today
09:00 - 14:00
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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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Another place to visit for art not too many people when we're there ,plenty of time to look around ,good for a rainy day

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Another place to visit for art not too many people when we're there ,plenty of time to look around ,good for a rainy day

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Is-Swieqi, null, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were taken through secret doors, walls and stairs to discover hidden treasured rooms while at the same time had a privilege to listen excellent presentation of the historical facts and telltales by tourist guide.

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Irvine, California, USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful courtyard - small historical museum free of charge. Did not visit the battlements nor the general museum. Nice display of statues outside.

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new york
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Toured the private apartments and was knocked out by the wealth and grandeur. Everything about this place is overwhelming and spectacular.

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We prebooked our tickets with the tablet and handsfree version so we can hear the story behind each room and art. Its really amazing place to visit with many known rooms and paintings. I believe it was the best part of the trip, It wasn't huge, it wasn't too small, not too much time spending inside, it was a perfect... More 

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Pitesti, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It's an important landmark of Florence history. In the evening, you get an amazing panoramic view of the city!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a wonderful place to explore Florence history. Amazing original building & statutes. Don't miss it on your next trip to Florence.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited here a year ago and I thought of going to see this place as it is an old building that has a good history from being a prison at some point in the past.

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So much amazing history in this one building, as well as the surrounding area. If you want to learn, and view, and take in hundreds of years of Art, culture, & knowledge of Florence and Italy, you can find so much here. Plus there is a traditional parade that takes place almost daily in from of Palazzo Vecchio. Restaurants, banks,... More 

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Brighton, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The palazzo is lovely by day and gives you great opportunity to study all the masters statues, but by night with the dramatic lighting and music and people it is enchanted.

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