Attraction passes

Tickets for the Florence Cathedral complex with access to Brunelleschi's Dome and Giotto's Bell Tower

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Availability: Every day
Duration: 72 hours
Printed ticket only
Do this because
  • Access all the monuments of the Florence Cathedral complex with just one ticket
  • Take advantage of the priority entrance to the Dome with Musement assistance
  • Visit the Dome with an expert guide for a more complete experience
  • Book the combo option and save up to 2 hours waiting time to access the Cathedral
What to expect

Piazza del Duomo in Florence is an extraordinary open-air museum full of chests holding incredible and priceless treasures: the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore with the magnificent Brunelleschi's Dome, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistery of San Giovanni, the Crypt of Santa Reparata and the Opera del Duomo Museum.

Visit the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore: it was the third-largest church in the world and the largest in Europe at the time of its construction in the fifteenth century! You’ll be enchanted by the sophistication of the polychrome marble of the facade and the majestic Dome that dominates it, designed by Brunelleschi.

Under the Cathedral, you'll see the remains of the ancient Basilica of Santa Reparata, among the largest early Christian complexes of the Tuscia. Admire the famous Gates of Paradise and the precious mosaic of the dome inside the Baptistery of San Giovanni.

With your ticket you will also be able to enjoy an unforgettable view of the city from the terrace of Giotto's Bell Tower and access the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo to see masterpieces by Michelangelo, Arnolfo di Cambio, Ghiberti, Donatello, Luca della Robbia, Antonio Pollaiolo and Verrocchio.

With just one pass, you will have access to all the monuments of the complex without wasting even a minute of your time!

Choose among four ticket options the one that best suits you:

  • Entrance ticket to the Duomo Complex
  • Priority entrance to the Dome (with Musement assistance)
  • Priority entrance to the Dome with guided visit (from April to September)
  • Priority entrance to the Dome and Cathedral (from April to September)
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What's included
  • All ticket options: reserved time slot to Brunelleschi's Dome, Giotto's Bell Tower, Baptistery of San Giovanni, Crypt of Santa Reparata, Opera del Duomo Museum
  • Priority entrance to the Dome (with Musement assistance): assistance at the meeting point and brief introduction to the complex by a Musement representative, escorted entrance to the Dome
  • Priority entrance to the Dome with guided visit: assistance at the meeting point and brief introduction to the complex, 1-hour guided visit to the Dome in Italian and English (from April to September)
  • Priority entrance to the Dome and Cathedral (with Musement assistance): assistance at the meeting point and brief introduction to the complex by a Musement representative, escorted entrance to the Dome and Cathedral, skip-the-line access to the Cathedral, access to the Museum of Misericordia (from April to September)
Reduced price

Free tickets are available at the ticket office:

  • Children (0-5 years old)
  • People with disabilities and companions only if indispensable
  • Florence official tourist guides with their group of visitors
  • Italian journalists with a valid press ID or authorized by the Opera of Santa Maria del Fiore
Where
Meeting point:

Entrance to the Duomo Complex: print the ticket received after booking and go directly to the security controls at the entrance of the Dome at least 20 minutes before the time booked. The ticket contains a barcode that can be read from the turnstiles at the entrances to the various sites.

Priority entrance to the Dome (with Musement assistance): meet the Musement representative, who will deliver you the ticket, in front of Bar Bottegone in Via de' Martelli 2r at the corner with Piazza Duomo. He/she will be carrying a "Musement" sign. Please be at the meeting point at least 20 minutes prior to the time booked.

What to remember
  • The reservation for entering Brunelleschi's Dome is mandatory and can't be modified. If on the day of the visit you won't be able to respect the selected time, you'll lose the right to visit the monument. The ticket will still be valid to visit the rest of the monuments included
  • The other monuments included in the ticket can be visited within 72 hours from the time booked for the Dome. The ticket guarantees one-time access for each monument included
  • The ticket contains a barcode that can be read from the turnstiles at the entrances to the various sites. The use of the tablet is not recommended due to barcode reading difficulties
  • Important: at the time of booking you will be asked to provide first name, last name and date of birth for each participant. This information is mandatory to access the Cupola
  • Visitors are required to climb 463 steps. No lifts are available. The climb is not recommended for people suffering from heart problems, vertigo or claustrophobia
  • Tickets cannot be purchased by school groups. Those who don't follow this rule will not be accepted at the entrance and will not get a refund
  • No backpacks or large bags allowed
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When
  • Brunelleschi's Dome: 8.30am - 7.00pm | 8.30am - 5.00pm on Saturday (November - March) | 1.00pm - 4.00pm (November - March) and 8.30am - 5.00pm (April - October) on Sunday
  • Cathedral: 10.00am - 4.30pm | 1.30pm - 4.30pm on Sunday (access is free, not bookable)
  • Crypt: 10.00am - 5.00pm (closed on Sunday)
  • Baptistry: 8.15am - 7.30pm | 8.15am - 1.30pm on Sunday
  • Bell Tower: 8.15am - 7.00pm
  • Museum: 9.00am - 7.00pm (closed on the first Tuesday of the month)
  • Important: opening hours are subject to change at any time
  • The climb to the Dome may be restricted in time in case of excessive tourist flow
  • Please note: the Baptistery is closed from 9 to 28 March 2020
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.
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