Here are some very important information for anyone willing to visit the amazing Uffizi Gallery:
Piazzale degli Uffizi, 50122 Firenze
Phone: +39 0552388651
Fax: +39 0552388694
Open Tuesday to Sunday 8,15 – 18,50
Closed Monday, New Year’s Day, May 1st and Christmas Day.
Ticket offices close at 18.05
Closure tasks start at 18.35
Booking Uffizi Gallery tickets means drastically reducing waiting time, and, above all, avoiding exhausting queues.
Available in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish and Japanese.
Cost: individual € 6,00; double € 10,00.
There is a café, which also offers restaurant service, on the Gallery floor at the end of the tour. It is situated on the terrace above the Uffizi Loggia and commands a splendid view over the city.
Near the entrance. Visitors must hand in umbrellas, large bags and backpacks. There is no charge.
At the Gallery exit there is a post office which provides normal services, currency exchange, postage of objects acquired at the museum shop, collectors' stamps.
There are two museum shops, one at the entrance and another at the exit, where it is possible to buy guide books in various languages and objects inspired by works in the Gallery. At the entrance there is also a bookshop specialised in art publications.
Lifts at entrance and exit.