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Address: 50122, Florence, Italy
Phone Number:
01087284615
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
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Since its beginning during the Middle Ages, the Piazza della Signoria has...

Since its beginning during the Middle Ages, the Piazza della Signoria has been the political heart of the city.

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lovely place

walking around florence and saw this. dont miss out cause there are lots of nice sculptures and statues

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I was so sad to see that this beautiful plaza was under so much construction. Most things were blocked off so if you are going in the near future I would skip the trip unless you just happen upon it. What a bummer!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

walking around florence and saw this. dont miss out cause there are lots of nice sculptures and statues

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Fairford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Apart from too many tourists with selfie sticks we enjoyed the buildings and sculptures. It was really packed in February, heaven knows what it would be like in the summer!

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Piazza is quite large with plenty of statues around, especially under the portico opposite the palazzo. Several restaurants around, plus I found a gelateria, which featured in the "48 hour tourist" with Rebel Wilson, which aired while I was on holiday. I'm glad I recorded it!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This nice square has copies of many of the great statues by the masters. One that caught my attention was the amazing fountain.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

An amazing space surrounded by the town hall fountain and local designer stores. Great place just to sit and gather your thoughts watch the world go by and breath in the skill and beauty of the statues all around you

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Next to the cathedral is this lovely big square with a fountain and sculptures well worth seeing. Sitting in the square people watching while enjoying an exorbitantly priced drink and cover charge can be very pleasant if you have the cash to spare.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really interesting piazza with impressive statues - including David replica. Very busy. Horse drawn tours of the area can be taken from here- highly recommended to get a first glimpse of all the things you need to visit. Outside restaurants also offer excellent brunch/ lunch/ afternoon snack to take in the view.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Another Piazza, but still very interesting and a replica of David here too. Beautiful old buildings and statues - makes us realize how we don't have very much in the way of history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The centre of medieval Florence. Apart from the obvious sites, have a look at the Gucci museum, very interesting in itself but also remember that this is the building of the old guilds, something like the Wall Street of the 15th century. Also try not to miss the bronze plaque that shows the very spot where Savonarola explored the dichotomy... More 

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