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Perseus Statue

Loggia dei Lanzi | Piazza della Signoria, 50121, Florence, Italy
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Loggia dei Lanzi | Piazza della Signoria, 50121, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It’s in the centre of town and it’s a pretty cool statue. I liked it. The statue of David just opposite is only a replica but stands in the original location. There are a bunch of other statues nearby also.

Thank Jesse J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide Klaas told the exiting story of the making of the bronze. The artist had to melt his cutlery to melt enough bronze. Than it got so hot that he burned down his house. Even if half of this story is true than it...More

Thank Brian038_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting area, but like Pisa the professional pick-pockets are active and will try to 'lift' anything of value, anti-slash Pac-Safe camera straps worn diagonally are required!

Thank Neil J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This statue, as well as other statue in the Loggia are not of the angelic type of statues that are common in Italy. The Perseus is shown holding the head of Medusa. Other statues in this collection are associated with other violent events (rape).

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This status attracts you in midst of so many sculptures... A bit gory but with amazing details keep you engrossed.

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The Perseus Statue stands out in the Loggia, not only for its contract colour being one of only a few Bronze statues to be found in Florence, but also for the charming beheaded conquest he is holding up.

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

This statue is located on the Piazza della Signora in a separate section with other statues. The statues are standing outside and are generally a beautiful sight. This statue is the most beautiful and impressive with Perseus and a severed head.

Thank Mitch S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The Perseus Statue is just one of many in this crowded Piazza which leads onto the Uffizi Galleries. The statues range from Greek mythology, David replicas to Human statues awaiting a coin or two !! Always a crowd to contend with in this square but...More

Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 26 November 2017

My guide told me that is one of the few Bronze sculpture at the square and actually in Florence and probably truth then i looked and could find any bronze sculpture when walking around this beautiful city

Thank Francis V
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This stature brought to life (sort of ) the Greek mythological tales I read as a child. Perseus cuts off the head of Medusa . Terrible story but the most beautiful statue. Read the story before you go, stare in wonder at this Cellini masterpiece...More

Thank Novableu
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