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Amazing detail and magnificent piece of art. A must see if you are in the area. Can get a little... read more

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the one in the tourists square opposite neptune fountain is my favourite , next to hercules and the... read more

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Loggia dei Lanzi | Piazza della Signoria, 50121, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing detail and magnificent piece of art. A must see if you are in the area. Can get a little crowded but worth it.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Cid B
Reviewed 1 week ago

the one in the tourists square opposite neptune fountain is my favourite , next to hercules and the rape of the sabine women statues in the open air : there are others in the accedemia and the uffizi gallery

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank marv9n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Be sure to walk the streets at night when the statues, such as Perseus are lit. Fewer people and it is magical. the sculptures are incredible all over.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EadieA1
Reviewed March 15, 2019

An excellent staue depicting the end of such an exciting and fearsome encounter. Look to see the hidden face of the artist.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Katengraham
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Benvenuto Cellini! What a genius! He put his signature behind the statue. you need to get inside 'Loggia dei Lanzi' and walk around the statue.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank harrisonvaleriek
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This is a beautiful statue but it is situated under a verandah .Maybe he wasn't Zeus favourite son.Anyway tbe that as it may, the statue is spectacular holding the head of Medusa aloft.Worth a visit

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mick c
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Beautiful bronze statue built in in 1554 by Benvenuto Cellini depicting Pereseu with the head of Medusa.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed January 3, 2019

This is one the other side of Uffizi gallery, close to the piazza where a replica of David is kept. Good place to take pictures. (Visited Aug2015)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SamreenAhsanCanada
Reviewed December 23, 2018

I may not agree the beheading of an old Gorgon was the best way to deal with Medusa - but the statue of Perseus is a classic. His holding of the head over the piazza seems almost a promise to any government that the people...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KateJourney
Reviewed December 15, 2018

This statue stands in the Loggia dei Lanzi, near the Palazzo Vecchio and the Uffizi Galleries. Its dark color (due to its bronze material) helps it to stand out amongst the many other statues in the Loggia. The statue illustrates the famous mythological scene where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SnowyShasta
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