David is definitely the highlight and is worth is ticket. As it was winter, there was a smaller crowd which made it easier to enjoy the sculpture from the different angles
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Excellent place that I did not get to see because the tickets were sold out... It was terrible to know that; very disappointed.
So really the only reason to come here is for Michelangelo's David and his uncompleted sculptures of slaves. David was amazing as expected but the slaves were an unexpected treat. Though uncompleted, there are almost eery in how it looks as though they are attempting...More
Galleria dell'Accademia, the museum who has Michelangelo’s David, truly magnificent. You do not need to be into classic art to appreciate this statue. The museum has many other fantastic works worth seeing on their own, the presents of David does overwhelm them.
I took a day trip to Florence from Rome and briefly visited the Accademia Gallery. Michaelangelo's David is stunning in person. An amazing piece of art.
We had about 3 hours to visit this place. The main attraction ofcourse was David. First, yes the David is worth seeing and admiring. The replicas cannot beat the genius of original and vasari's words do make sense! We had decided to look at everything...More