Florence Duomo dome climb ticket

Florence Duomo dome climb ticket

Brunelleschi’s Dome or the Florence Cathedral Dome, is the most popular attraction in the city. 

The dome climb is a must-try for all guests visiting Duomo Florence. 

While the cathedral entry is free, you need tickets to enter the dome.

The Duomo Florence dome climb tickets let you climb 463 steps to get a closer look at the frescos on the inner dome and enjoy views from the terrace. 

You will also visit the dome’s interior and have the chance to view the hand-painted stained windows. 

This ticket offers fast-track entry with reservation, which means you will be the first to climb during your time slot. 

You can skip the crowds, get to the terrace before the crowd arrives and enjoy a private viewing experience. 

In addition, the Florence Dome climb tickets offer a 3-day access pass to the cathedral and its complex. 

This includes the Bell Tower, Duomo Museum and the Santa Reparata Crypt.

This ticket includes: 

  • Reserved tickets to enter the Brunelleschi’s Dome
  • Cathedral entry
  • 3-day access to the Dome Complex((Bell Tower, Museum of the Duomo, and Santa Reparata Crypt)

Ticket prices:

Age of the visitorTicket prices
Adult (ages 15 to 99)€49
Child (ages 7 to 14)€27
Infants (ages 6 and below)Free

Some things to remember: Tickets are timed, so choosing a time slot that works for you is important. Arrive 15 minutes before your selected time slot. The climb is not recommended for people with heart conditions, claustrophobia, or difficulty walking. There is no dress code, but it is advisable to wear comfortable shoes. The dome is open from 8.15 am to 7.30 pm, but the last climb is at 6.45pm.


1. Do I need a ticket to climb Duomo Florence?

Yes. Florence Duomo’s dome climb requires a ticket. 

You must purchase the Duomo Florence dome climb tickets if you plan to make the 463-step climb to the dome top. 

2. How much does it cost to climb the dome in Florence?

The Duomo Florence dome climb tickets start at €49 per adult (ages 15 and above). 

For children between the ages of 7 to 14, the cost is €27. 

Children between 6 years of age travel free