x
Close

Choose your language

Choose your language:               
x
Close

Insert username and password

Übernachtung Entdecken Sie Florenz Sehenswürdigkeiten Restaurants Neuigkeiten und Events wichtige Informationen
Du bist hier:   HomeEntdecken Sie FlorenzSport & Wellness

Palazzo Medici Riccardi e Cappella dei Magi

 

This was the first, superb example of a noble home in Renaissance Florence. It was built between 1444 and 1462 by Michelozzo di Bartolomeo for the Medici family, who made their chief residence until 1540.

Note the distinctive graduation of the external facing, progressing from the high-relief rustication of the ground floor to the hewn ashlars of the second floor and ending with the smooth surface of the third floor.

The facades, with twin-light mullioned windows, are topped with by a sharply jutting cornice, in the classic style. Inside you can admire the wonderful Magi chapel, a masterpiece of the early Florentine Renaissance, frescoed by Benozzo Gozzoli.

The chapel – square, with a small apse for the altar – contains carved and inland wooden stalls along the walls; the ceiling is also made of carved, painted, and gilt wood, while the floor is decorated with inlaid marble and porphyry. Palazzo Medici Riccardi, today, is the seat of the Prefecture and the Province of Florence. It is also an art exhibitions venue.

For any information:

Palazzo Medici Riccardi e Cappella dei Magi
Via Cavour (055 2760304).
Open 9am-7pm.
Admission: 4 euro.


Hotel finder

Search your hotel using the form below:

Ankunftsdatum:  
Abreisedatum:  
Personen:
Zimmer:
   
 

Beliebte Ziele

Expensive & Luxury Hotels
HOTEL KRAFT   119,00 €
Novotel Firenze Nord Aeroporto   89,00 €

Rss Feed

DAS NEUESTE AUS FLORENZ!
Durch ein Abonnement des RSS-Feed des Portals Firenze Albergo bleibst Du immer auf dem Laufenden und bekommst aktuelle Angebote und Informationen zu Veranstaltungen in Florenz.
Neuigkeiten und Events
Veranstaltungen in Florenz: Ausstellungen, Konzerte...
Simple Booking™
Forniture Alberghiere
QNT - Siti web e marketing turistico
Chat live!
Sie können natürlich auch unseren Kundenservice per Telefon kontaktieren
+39 055 2707278
Verfügbar montags bis freitags
von 9.00 - 13.00 h und 15.00 - 18.00h

Progetto finanziato con fondi l.r. 28/97 art. 10 annualità 2006 / 2007
© 2000-2014 Consorzio Firenze Albergo
Via Valfonda, 9 - 50123 Florence (ITALY) - P.iva 04571090481
Tel. +39.055.2707278  -  Fax. +39.055.281616