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This square marks the ancient heart of Florence and is the site of the Giubbe Rosse café where intellectuals and artists met in the early years of the 20th century.
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Reviewed today

While kids enjoyed a few merry-go-round turns, we were able to enjoy the great street music and just take in the splendor of Florence. While busy at all times, it still is a relaxing place for parents and kids alike.

Thank Benjamin N
Reviewed yesterday

The architecture is amazing a beautiful place very busy with good restaurants to choose from. It was always busy daytime or evenings but well worth a visit.

Thank SharonNDaivid
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful architecture. Singers and musicians tend to flock here to play for the public. Heavy police presence at all times.

Thank Doophenshmitrz
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the architecture of this building especially the colour of the stone, I also enjoyed the fact that modern brands/shops don't obscure the building's fine features.

Thank Rhys P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always very busy. The restaurants are really expensive but good food. Close to 'Perche No' gelateria so that's in it's favour. Also some entertainment going on.

Thank briziec
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the first Piazza we visited as it is literally a 5 minute walk from the Golden Tower Hotel, where we stayed. Cafes, Restaurants, Designer shops, a Merry-go-round and all this capped with a Roman style Triumphal arch celebrating Florence’s stint as once being...More

Thank ShaunBoland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We passed through this piazza everyday whilst walking to some attraction. There was always a street entertainer, so we would sit for awhile and soak up the atmosphere and people watch. Very nice.

Thank producelady45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bust but you are not crowded. Many places to eat in the open air & lots of market stalls. The arch is impressive!

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This piazza has much less significance and history than most of the others in Florence. Much more of a touristy attraction with no wow factor. the location does offer a lot of shopping and hotels, but is not why you come to Florence. Very crowded...More

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had spent much of our one day in Florence wandering around the central part of the city. The immense crowds evident in the central city area had surprised us and hampered our tourist activities. It was surprising then, that when we visited the Piazza...More

Thank BigHugh51
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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19 August 2016|
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Response from Aimee H | Reviewed this property |
I was there first week of August and it was running.