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Piazza del Duomo, 20121 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The monument to Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan is a large statue in the Piazza del Duomo. The piazza itself, and the Duomo, are definitely worth a visit, so you will probably pass by the statue (it's very near the Metro exit on the piazza)....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Vittorio Emanuele II, still standing guard in Piazza del Duomo. The statue is impressive, but the detail in the castings on the base deserves your attention.

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed September 26, 2018

The statue to Victor Emanuel 2 dominates the square outside the Duomo. It is dedicated to the first king of the united country of Italy. It is a focal point for masses of people in summer all milling about and listening to the many musicians...More

Thank John A
Reviewed September 12, 2018

almost in the center of the piazza di duomo .square of duomo di milano is the statue of the vittorio emannuele the second .right in the epicenter of all .

Thank kastoria
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This is a massive statue inside the Piazza del Duomo. While I would say the Duomo di Milano is the centerpiece of the area this is still quite impressive. There's no way you're not going to notice it if you visit this area.

Thank Five_Aces_Tx
Reviewed August 12, 2018

You will find this statue right in the middle of the piazza. There is no shade so in the summertime I doubt if you will want to sit there and people watch. There are many pigeons there too so be careful if you have a...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed July 9, 2018

statue with horse all legs on ground indicates rider died outside of battle. Victor Emmanuel II was King of Sardinia from 1849 until 17 March 1861. At that point, he assumed the title of King of Italy and became the first king of a united...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

This statue is located in the Piazza Del Duomo, in front of the Duomo of Milan. You may be so dazzled by the magnificence of the Duomo that this statue may go unnoticed. But, that statue is beautiful too, and you should pay attention on...More

Thank eudoxiob
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Can’t really miss it! Huge beautiful horse risen by Vittorio Emanuele looking towards the mall. Nice statue of lion and there are a great deal of pigeons all over as well as people.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

It is hard not to pass by this magnificent statue if you go near the Duomo. I wish that there were places to sit. Impressive, especially the way it sits alone in the middle of the Duomo Piazza.

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