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The Dome of Brunelleschi

The Dome of Brunelleschi
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Opera di S. M. del Fiore di Firenze
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Opera di S. M. del Fiore di Firenze


Online reservations of entrance tickets to the Dome of the Cathedral of Florence, masterpiece of architecture by Filippo Brunelleschi, one of the Renaissance's main building enterprises: a self-supporting dome, that doesn't need a center, with a double pensa formed by two vaults placed one on the top of the other, and it's still the largest dome made in bricks ever made.

Tour details

IMPORTANT: WARNING! Access WILL NOT BE ALLOWED to those who present themselves without the CONFIRMATION VOUCHER sent by us one business day after the request. The copy of the order and confirmation of payment from the bank ARE NOT VALID for ticket pick-up.

Entrance tickets for the Dome of the Cathedral of Florence, masterpiece by Filippo Brunelleschi.

Attention: the entrance ticket for the Dome can also be purchased as part of the combo packages: Museo dell'Opera + Dome and Museo dell'Opera + Giotto's Bell Tower + San Giovanni Baptistery + Crypt + Dome, saving Euro 3.00 and Euro 5.00 respectively, on the total of tickets, and a validity of 4 days.

Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8,30 am - 7 pm; Saturday: 8:30 am - 5:40 pm
Sunday: closed

Closure dates:
January 1st; Epiphany; Holy Thursday, Friday and Saturday; Easter; June 24th; August 15th, September 8th; November 1st; Monday and Tuesday of the first week of Advent; december 8th, Christmas and December 26.

Closure without previous notice for masses, concerts and extraordinary events.

Entry at the Porta della Mandorla of the Cathedral (North side).

First entry reservation: 10:00 (time of opening of the Cathedral), last access allowed: 16:30.

463 stairs, no lift

Ticket is personal and non transferable.

To collect reserved tickets, client must show the confirmation voucher at the reservations cashier of the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo (Via della Canonica 1), 15 minutes before the confirmed time on the date of visit.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: After successfully completing a reservation, you will receive two e- mails: the copy of your order (immediately after submitting your order) and the confirmation mail (one working day after). In order to receive them, please make sure you insert your e-mail address correctly and check that your anti-spam filter or antivirus are not blocking mails from our address Special attention for AOL, Comcast and mailbox users.

PLEASE NOTICE: Confirmed time is not always the same time you requested; museum automatically confirms the closest available time (any time) on the same date if requested time is sold out.

Cancellation policy: refund is due only if the monument remains closed during the whole period of validity of the ticket.

The monumental complex of Santa Maria del Fiore is overall a place for the cult and the pray; visitors are asked to respect some simple behavior rules in respect of the place and the persons.The prepurchased tickets DOES NOT guarantee access or stay inside the monuments, if the behavior rules are not respected, especially the dressing code.

  • To use an adequate dressing: it's not allowed entrance with bare legs and shoulders
  • Please be quiet
  • Please turn your mobile phones off
  • Do not eat nor drink
  • Pets are not allowed
  • Works of art must not be touched
  • No smoking
  • Please don't use flash or tripod








In order to know the price of tickets for a specific date, please select date, time, and number and kind of tickets and click on Check button on the order form

Only Full Price Tickets, no reductions available.