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Accidental meeting.

When I headed to the old Post building in Piazza Cordusio, I noticed a rather Impressive statue... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2019
Sydney, Australia

This statue stands in Piazza Cordusio, a short distance from the Duomo Milano. It is a rather large... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2019
Murrieta, California
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Jul 9, 2019
“Accidental meeting.”
Jun 16, 2019
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Piazza Cordusio, 20123 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed July 9, 2019

When I headed to the old Post building in Piazza Cordusio, I noticed a rather Impressive statue. Out of curiosity, I went closer to have a proper look, but sadly I have to confess, that the name, Giuseppe Parini, didn't ring the bell to me....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 30, 2019

You will likely walk past this statue if you are heading to The Duomo. It's not an area that people congregate, though, it is surrounded by high-end shopping. Compared to the Vittorio Emanuele II monument, this is almost boring unless you enjoy poetry and know...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 16, 2019

This statue stands in Piazza Cordusio, a short distance from the Duomo Milano. It is a rather large monument. The bronze figure rests atop a marble plinth, with two curved stone railings to both side and a wrought iron fence completing the ellipse. It was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

It is located at the Cordusio square, near to the Duomo square. There is an underground station next this monument.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

This very nice and fitting tribute to Italian XVIII c. poet is quite detailed and lovely, but somewhat overshadowed by all the noise and hustle of a busy city.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed September 16, 2017

The work of Luca Beltrami (who constructed the base) and Luigi Secchi, at the Cordusio square is dedicated to the 18th century poet and satirist, very popular during the Age of Enlightenment intellectual movement.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

The statue of Giuseppe Parini, the eighteenth century poet is one of many statues all over Milan. It is not something you'd go out of your way to see but it's location, being as central as it is means passers by look and out of...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon
of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds
to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the
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