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Piazza dei Signori

Verona, Italy
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Ranked #9 of 96 Attractions in Verona
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Owner description: Situated behind the busy Piazza Erbe, this central square is dominated by a Dante statue made in 1865 plus two buildings built by Palladio, the... more » Owner description: Situated behind the busy Piazza Erbe, this central square is dominated by a Dante statue made in 1865 plus two buildings built by Palladio, the Palazzo della Raggione and the Loggia del Capitanato. « less
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Centreville, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Take a right turn off Piazza Della Erbe and go under the Arco Della Costa where a huge bone said to be the rib of a whale has hung for centuries and you will discover Piazza dei Signori. Quieter than the nearby Erbe square, this elegant Piazza has massive buildings some dating from the 12th century such as the Palazzo... More

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Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

And statue of Dante. Serene. But not a lot of activity so not a lot to say about it. Pastels away from other monuments and statues.

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London, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

pizza is better at other places...... overpriced for the views i think plus the 'coperto' cover charge is high in the restuarants here

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Verona, Veneto, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Piazza dei Signori is a wonderful square in the centre of verona, containing some beautiful architecture and often super small markets... When visiting Piazza die Signori make sure you take time to look up at the high walls and the detailed architectural features. Some excellent photo opportunities.

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Athens
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The piazza is just next to piazza delle erbe, but much more calm and quiet. The buildings all over are fabulus and the statue of Dante is very beautiful.You can sit in one restaurant there, especially if it is summer and just observe all the buildings around you, you will be impressed from the beautiful architectural details. The piazza is... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I would call this wonderful Piazza the hidden gem next to the Piazza delle Erbe! We recently spent a few days in the wonderful town of Verona, and we were lucky enough to have an apartment between the Piazza delle Erbe and this Piazza. This piazza is dominated by a statue of Dante, but also contains many architecturally significant buildings.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The piazza is not as pack or crowded as other piazza but the architectures of the surrounding building is stunning. My wife insisted of visiting the place due to Dante's statue because of the book 'Inferno'. Quiet but Significant!

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Trieste, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

It's quieter and in my opinion its architecture is stunning. A place to see during the day and during the night (the lights, the locals...so lovely)

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Frome, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Beautiful buildings and quieter than other squares. Very photogenic and contains a statue of Dante. Try the La Locanda dei Capitani restaurant whilst enjoying the square and people watching.

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Not as busy as the main square situated a few moments away. If you prefer to sit in peace it's worth eating at, but not a much people watching can be done!

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