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The Uffizi

The Uffizi

An encounter with great Western art: an everlasting wonder

The Uffizi

The Gallery entirely occupies the first and second floors of the large building constructed between 1560 and 1580 and designed by Giorgio Vasari. It is famous worldwide for its outstanding collections of ancient sculptures and paintings (from the Middle Ages to the Modern period). The collections of paintings from the 14th-century and Renaissance period include some absolute masterpieces: Giotto, Simone Martini, Piero della Francesca, Beato Angelico, Filippo Lippi, Botticelli, Mantegna, Correggio, Leonardo, Raffaello, Michelangelo and Caravaggio, in addition to many precious works by European painters (mainly German, Dutch and Flemish).

Moreover, the Gallery boasts an invaluable collection of ancient statues and busts from the Medici family, which adorns the corridors and consists of ancient Roman copies of lost Greek sculptures.

Opening hours

Tuesday until 17 December 2024, 8.15am to 10.0pm
From Wednesday to Sunday, 8.15 am to 6.30pm

Closed on

Mondays, 1 January, 25 December


The ticket office closes 5.30pm (on Tuesday the ticket office closes 8.30pm).

At 6.30pm visitors will be invited to make their way to the exit; on Tuesday the closing operations will start at 9.30 pm.

Single ticket

Single ticket for Uffizi.
Free admission to the National Archaeological Museum and the Museum of the Opificio delle Pietre Dure with the Uffizi ticket.

Details and timetable
Promo and discounts
Extra fee for groups - 70 € (info)



Entrance reservation

How it works


Extra fee for groups

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PassePartout 5 Days

Single ticket for 5 consecutive days for Uffizi, Pitti Palace and the Boboli Gardens.
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Annual pass

Unlimited priority admission to the Uffizi, Palazzo Pitti and Boboli Gardens, valid 1 year starting from the date chosen by the visitor at the time of the pass issue.
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One person



  • Elevator

    The lifts are located both at the beginning and at the end of the visit.

  • Accessibility

    Access ramp in via della Ninna. If, for particular reasons, there is a need for an alternative entrance, the reception staff are available to provide the relevant information.

  • Cloakroom

    Free. Umbrellas, cumbersome bags and backpacks must be left. The Cloakroom is immediately after the entrances under the Eastern colonnade of the courtyard.

  • Cloakroom group and bulky items

    The Cloakroom for groups and bulky items is near the Ticket Office under the Western colonnade of the courtyard (the side closer to Ponte Vecchio).

  • WC

    Ground floor: toilets located in the basement, in front of the cloakroom. Second floor: toilets are on the mezzanine underneath the cafeteria. First floor: toilet inside the temporary exhibition area. All the toilets are accesible to visitors with disabilities. On the second floor, nearby room A40, is a toilet accessible only to visitors with disabilities. Please ask the staff for help.

  • Baby pit-stop

    Dedicated room for breastfeeding, change and relax, open unitl 6pm, is near the cafeteria. Changing tables are located also in the main toilets in the basement at the entrance and in the toilets on Lanzi staircase's mezzanine.

  • Info desk

    Located on the left side of the Piazzale degli Uffizi, close to Piazza della Signoria.

  • Audioguides

    At the entrance. Available in Italian, English, French, Spanish, German, Polish, Russian and Japanese. Price: 6.00 €. The delivery service is available until 5pm.

  • Cafeteria

    Located on the second floor; terrace with panoramic view.

  • Bookshop

    Bookshop at the entrance with multilingual guidebooks. Shopping area at the exit on the groundfloor with books, Gallery-inspired gadgets and bookshop specialized in art history books.

  • Post office

    At the exit, on the ground floor of the Gallery.

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