The Palatine Gallery and Modern Art Gallery at the Pitti Palace
The Palatine Gallery, the Royal Apartments and the Gallery of Modern Art are all within the magnificent Palazzo Pitti and can be visited with the same ticket.
The Palatine Gallery and the Royal Apartments occupy the “noble” floor of the Palazzo Pitti (the entire first floor of the palace).
Located on the left wing of the Palazzo, the Palatine Gallery includes wonderful works of art by Raphael, Titian and many Italian and foreign maestros of the Renaissance and 16th century.
The Royal Apartments occupy the right wing of the Palazzo Pitti and were the private residence for several ruling families in Florence, including Vittorio Emanuele the II during the time that Florence was capital of Italy (1865-1871). The apartments are characterized by sumptuous furnishings and works of art from the 16th through 19th centuries.
Gallery of Modern Art
The Modern Art Gallery is located on the second floor of the Palazzo Pitti.
The museum houses splendid works of art of mostly Italian artists from the end of the 18th century to the beginning of the 20th century.
Among the masterpieces that are admired the most are those belonging to the “macchiaioli“, the Italian artistic movement that reflects many of the French Impressionists characteristics. Many of the works are masterpieces by Giovanni Fattori, one of the main members of the movement.
Buying your tickets ahead of time you will be able to visit the Palatine Gallery, Royal Apartments and Gallery of Modern Art without wasting time in line for tickets!
Visit the Palatine Gallery with a Guide
You can also enjoy the Palatine Gallery in the company of a private guide – check out the tours offered by clicking the button below!