One of the most important tourist attraction that you must see if you are visiting Florence, is the masterpiece of Michelangelo. Michelangelo’s David has become one of the most recognised works of Renaissance sculpture, a symbol of strength and youthful beauty.
To see the statue you will need to go to Galleria dell'Accademia, where was moved in 1873, and replaced by a replica on the original location. Expect to find a quee, but usualy the waiting time is no more than 30min.
The recommended lenght of your vissit should be around 1h, the gallery has some other beautiful arts on display.
It is a 5.17-metre (17.0 ft) marble statue of the Biblical hero David. The statue was placed in a public square, outside the Palazzo della Signoria, the seat of civic government in Florence, where it was unveiled on September 8th,