Type: Religious Sites, Sightseeing

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Few people know that they can get into the Duomo for free. Though you might need to purchase a ticket to see the other sights (if you would like to climb up the campanile or dome itself you will need...  Read More


  • Free Things to Do: "Make sure you bring a guidebook with you so you know what you're seeing."
  • Sightseeing: "Think about coming for mass--it's a great way to see the church and skip the lines of tourists."
  • Best Attractions & Activities: "Make sure you buy a ticket so you can climb up to the top."
  • Historic Sites: "Check out which times are busiest--evenings and mornings are usually quieter."
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: Florence's most famous church is worth taking a peek inside.
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: It would be a shame to miss this famous and beautiful treasure.
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: Florence's most famous church is a sight to be seen--it's gorgeous.
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: Florence's most famous church is a testament to the beauty of the city.