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Piazza Maggiore, Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome place especially in the early evening Keep away from cafes bars that border the square far too expensive Tourist info on the square which is really useful

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dt191266
Reviewed 1 week ago

During my last visit in Bologna the Neptune`s statue was hidden, being under restoration. Now, Neptune is back an it adds some charms to this already very beautiful square.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank doruc645
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This piazza is a must see! The statue of Trento and the church (basílica) that is located in there are amazing! All the surrounding has great stores and it is right in the center of Bologna.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JonasR1085
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Is a good place to have nice moments and fun with friends. There is the center of all activities in Bologna.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robert I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit when in Bologna. Amazing architecture and home to the famous Neptune statue with its trident that is the emblem for Maserati cars.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank welshtraveller51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting Bologna? Definately visit Piazza Miaggiore. Great architecture. Very relaxing and worth a visit to appreciate just how beautiful this area is. Was very cold in early February

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dalli394
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Piazza Maggiore. I never saw it without puddles on the ground throughout my entire stay in the city. The Piazza is pretty cool, flanked by beautiful buildings on each side. Open and atmospheric. Please also note the open air karaoke on the corner of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 757danf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to look at with great architecture. Hustle and bustle. Street entertainment to include singers and music. Was cold but a beautiful sunny day when we visited. Stopped here for coffee and people spotting. Very relaxing and worth a visit to appreciate just how beautiful...More

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

The Piazza is the centre of town and all things lead from here so it is a good central point to start your walking tour of Bologna. Grab a seat at a bar for aperitivo and enjoy the action.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Davos8n8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Piazza Maggiore is one of my favourite squares in the whole world! So much history all packed in a few square metres. Very vibrant, especially in summer months.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Andher V
January 27, 2018|
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Response from MickyB199 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course. Enjoy your trip !
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iain p
September 25, 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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robert n
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Response from Perica S | Reviewed this property |
Take bus no.25 and will take u there.
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