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Galileo Galilei Private Science Tour of Florence

Firenze, Italy

From $245.87

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icon4 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 7 more
Good for avoiding crowds


Explore the life and scientific legacy of one of the most famous Florentines on a private tour revolving around Galileo. Visit the astronomer’s namesake museum to learn about his life and see historic telescopes, and pay tribute at a forum and statue dedicated to him at the Observatory Museum. After learning about Galileo’s controversial theories and discoveries, finish the journey in front of his tomb inside the Basilica of Santa Croce.
  • Private, half-day Galileo tour of Florence
  • Trace the footsteps and theories of the famous Italian astronomer and mathematician
  • Visit the Galileo Museum, Observatory Museum, and Museum of Natural History
  • See historic telescopes and other scientific instruments
  • Learn about Galileo's life, achievements, and controversies
  • Pay respects at Galileo's tomb in the Basilica of Santa Croce
  • All entrance fees included
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Professional guide
Private tour
Entrance Ticket Museum Galileo
Entrance ticket Basilica Santa Croce
Hotel pickup and drop-off

Departure Point

Piazza della Signoria, 50122 Firenze FI, Italy

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • OPERATED BY Florence Tours by Made of Tuscany

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.


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Nous avons eu la chance d'avoir un...
Jérémy P
, Aug 2018
Nous avons eu la chance d'avoir un guide excellent ! Passionné d'histoire, des langues étrangères et de la science, nous avons découvert Florence à travers un autre point de vue. Ce fut incroyable. A faire absolument

Product code: 35344P22

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