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Piazza Grande, 41121, Modena, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Piazza Grande is astonishing. Definitely worth paying a visit and taking some photos. I would recommend wearing comfortable shoes, since the pavement is rather inappropriate for high heels.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank renataneperus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The buildings that surround this piazza are gorgeous. Nice people walking and a good stop en route to Mercato Albinelli or if you're planning to check out the Duomo.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank SDubs24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We strolled through the piazza on our way to dinner. Many people were enjoying drinks at cafes. The architecture around the piazza is interesting.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank dvkremk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attractive square surrounded by architecturally beautiful buildings but the cathedral is without doubt the star of the show. A number of cafes offer refreshment or an opportunity to watch the world go by. Not to be missed during a visit to Modena.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank manswa
Reviewed May 31, 2019

The old buildings are very beautiful to look at. Special large stone on the square, one thousand years old, from top of it the town management has spoken in the past. The buildings are from the 1100's.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank piriot
Reviewed May 21, 2019

A must see when visiting Modena, HIGHLY recommend - Beautiful - HIstorical - Stunning Art everywhere you look - a special place

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank dar2027
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful building and lots of nice cafes around square. We climbed the tower which have beautiful views of Modena

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank em_2832
Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

A lovely open space in the heart of this mediaeval city, with views of two beautiful facades of the Duomo. There are also a number of other historic buildings bordering the square. A good place to enjoy the square and do some serious people watching...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Piazza Grande, the main square surrounding the Cathedral. We were able to admire the church from the south and the tall impressive bell tower, known as the Ghirlandina, at its northeastern end. On the eastern end of the square is the Palazzo Comunale, a 17th-century...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed January 28, 2019

One member of our group wanted to visit the Museo Lambourghini Modena while the other three wanted to find the balsamic vinegar outlet. We dropped out friend at the Museo and then drove closer into town and parked. As always we took a photo of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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This place is in the centre of Modena, a vero nice city near Bologna. You can reach This place travelling from Milan to Rome by train.
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