Medici and Chianti Wine: Medici Family Museum Guided Tour

Medici and Chianti Wine: Medici Family Museum Guided Tour

From $225.42 per person

Explore the Medici Family Museum with a knowledgeable guide. Learn about the history of this intriguing family and see their clothing, creations, collections, belongings, and more. Finish with a Chianti wine tasting, a wine developed by a Medici.

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Duration 2 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • See Cosimo the First's Crown and Eleonora di Toledo's official dress
  • Hear Renaissance music composed by 2 members of the Medici family
  • End the tour with a tasting of Chianti wine, a designation initially created by the Medicis
Full description
In the just-opened Medici Family Museum, you’ll find stories about all the characters of the Medici family: beautiful ladies, cardinals, popes, alchemist, knights, queens, and more. Take a 2-hour guided adventure through this fascinating museum with a specialized guide who will teach you all about this fascinating family. Among the many exhibitions, you’ll see a hologram of Cosimo the First’s grand-ducal crown, the official dress of Eleonora di Toledo, and their opulently set table. You’ll be carried away by the Renaissance music of the compositions of Lorenzo the Magnificent and of the unfortunate Isabella de Medici, who was murdered by her husband out of jealousy. The Medici also collected strange stuffed animals, some of which you’ll see displayed. End the tour with a Chianti wine tasting, a wine designated by Cosimo the Third, the first disciplinary of the Chianti League.
Includes
  • Tickets entrance
  • Appetizers
  • Chianti wine tasting
    Covid-19 precautions

    Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
    • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Meet in the middle of Piazza Santissima Annunziata, at the statue of Fernando I de Medici on a horse.

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