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A picturesque city square in Nice's historic quarter.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“open area” (19 reviews)
“big square” (26 reviews)
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Place Massena, 06000 Nice, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place massena is between old nice and present day nice. Very lively with fountains all around , artists performing . All shopping and eating places close by. You will find a number teenagers bonding over there. A must visit.

Thank vsa2605
Reviewed yesterday

Lovely architecture. A very cosmopolitan feel, lots to see and places to sit and soak up the atmosphere

Thank jayne g
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A large square where people gathers and mingles. The tram runs right thru the square. Large gardens and fountains where people can sit and enjoy. Nearby to restaurants and shopping.

Thank Derrick L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Harmonious architecture and the heart of your stroll through Nice. A must for the traveler, and a lot going on. Just beautiful.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Catch bus to airport here people get confused as to were to catch it. (Bus 89.) Bus to canns on sea front as st pauls bus. Monaco bus from port. Villfrance bus 81 also take bus to the cap.

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful Place to spend some time and click some pictures. There are many talented people performing live.

Thank Saurabh S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely spot to visit and wander around. Architecture is stunning and very distinctive of the area. Great shopping area for all.

Thank pmurphy2016
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The place Messena is in between the old town and the shopping street Avenue Jean Medecin. Big place quite nice buildings and few not that interesting cafes . Biggest plus is Galeries Lafayette

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very nice square with beautiful buildings in beautiful colors. Check also the fountains. The park is closed at night but during daytime it is also worth a visit.

Thank HubertusM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice is a really nice place with a lof people who come out from a cover of a magazine especially women.My favourite place is the market in the old town.You can find various kinds of local food there.

Thank akartunaaysen
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Skiers12
7 July 2015|
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Response from Alshava | Reviewed this property |
Greetings, You need to go there after sunset ... around 9 pm. For those who do not know what the "Conversations of Nice" are about: "Built in the 1840s, Place Masséna remains the jewel of Nice. On the north side, elegant... More
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