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Discover the Duomo Museum

Your guru: Emmanuele
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  • Florence
  • Available in: Spanish, English

About the guru Emmanuele

I am a 40 years old Tourist Guide with a range of skills including Fine Art. Since I was a child I used to spend my time drawing. Despite my artistic inclination, I graduated in Engineering and then I started moving abroad and working in many European Countries for nine years. During that time, I kept on drawing frantically in the spare time, at night. I attended drawing... More »

I am a 40 years old Tourist Guide with a range of skills including Fine Art. Since I was a child I used to spend my time drawing. Despite my artistic inclination, I graduated in Engineering and then I started moving abroad and working in many European Countries for nine years. During that time, I kept on drawing frantically in the spare time, at night. I attended drawing classes in Madrid and then basics of oil painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Como (Italy). I eventually decided to leave my permanent job in 2013 to pursue a different career as painter. Since then I started leading walking tours in Florence in Spanish and English, first as member of an Association and then as Official Florence Guide. I’ve spent two years in Switzerland, where I fell in love with rock climbing. My grandfather was a farmer and I grew up in the countryside of Cilento National Park nearby the sea, so that’s why I’m used to olive oil and wine culture! I’m passionate about food, particularly about organic and self-sustainable farming. I’ve attended many Permaculture courses. I lead Walking Tours in Florence as well as Museums tours (Uffizi, Accademia, Bargello are just some examples). If you would like to have a more specific tour please contact me. I love to bring my Customers to very typical less-touristic, quite, Italian places. Florence is incredibly interesting if you’re planning to taste good products and see the Renaissance masterpieces! You can get in touch first time with me by email, form and stay tuned on facebook. I’m happy to read your specific request and create the best solution possible for You! https://youtu.be/HNxKFG0M4HI

About the tour

NOTE: This is NOT a tour in the cathedral.

NOTE: Ticket (€18) NOT INCLUDED.

THE HEART OF THE RENAISSANCE - The famous museum of the Florence cathedral. This huge chirch was completed by Brunelleschi in 1436 who conquered the sky with the World’s largest dome!

The Museo dell'Opera del Duomo preserves the original pieces of Church, Campanile and Baptistery. This is the museum where the famous Porta del Paradiso (Gate of Paradise) is carefully preserved, amongst other Donatello's sculptures, Michelangelo's Pietà and much more.

We will tell You stories with our sense of irony, discovering the secrets of the most modern and welcoming museum in Florence.

MUSEUM TICKET NOT INCLUDED

INCLUDED: Guided tour of the Museum. Whispers and earphones for each adult participant

Once you receive our confirmation message, please provide to book your ticket here: www.ilgrandemuseodelduomo.it/

Meeting point
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How to find me: Our guide will show a sign "LandMarks" at the Museum entrance, just inside the main door, 9 Duomo square
Tour duration: 1 hour

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Reservations in advance are mandatory because if the 'guru' doesn't see any bookings one day, she will not show up at the meeting point. Or if she has too many 'walkers' that day, won't allow you to join without the reservation. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

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