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Piazza Maggiore, Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed today

A big Place with small coffee shops and Shops and a Great view to the Palace and the church with the Statue of Neptun

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank monika h
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

How can one travel to Bologna and not see Neptune and his trident, the logo adopted by Maserati? Wonderful sculpture in the historic plaza.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank yawnhowl
Reviewed yesterday

lots of things to see here that are typical bologna. it can get busy with tourists, make sure you get spaghetti bolognese !

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jessicacU8465QP
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful and clean even on New Years Eve. A bit crowded depending on the time of visit. It was a very nice experience visiting Pizza Maggiore

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank featherdiana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The square is bright and open. Great place to sit and watch people go by. Many restaurants nearby. Also the tourist office to buy tickets for attractions is there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank michemw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bologna is my favourite city and Piazza Maggiore my favourite square.... Anything else a to add? No!!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mikesterling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like most European cities Bologna has a vibrant and busy town square, I went in early January and there doesn’t seem to be much going on, although you can see some good architecture around.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank steve_vstheworld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course it is a must when you are in Bologna and you will not miss it. Most of the touristic attractions in Bologna are close to each other so it will not be a problem. In the center of it lies the fountain of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Beatriz M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really nice piazza in Bologna, the atmosphere in in Christmas time was amazing, definitely worth a late night stroll and even an early morning one (managed to do both :) ).

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 278kelseyv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning inside and out (particularly at night) when it’s all lit up. Incredible to think how the ceiling was ever painted.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Andher V
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Response from MickyB199 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course. Enjoy your trip !
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25 September 2017|
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Response from AJJS1 | Reviewed this property |
I just saw the question. When we were there in August they suggested it would be ready around the end of October. I went onto to the bolognawelcome,com website today and you can book tours of the renovation works until Dec... More
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7 June 2015|
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Response from Perica S | Reviewed this property |
Take bus no.25 and will take u there.