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This was a stunning building. Be patient and wait for people to pass for some great pictures. Watch... read more

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Piazza Dei Cavalieri 7, 56126, Pisa, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Some beautiful old 1960ts cars parked in front of the building to add to the charm and beauty. Fantastic! Recommended!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a stunning building. Be patient and wait for people to pass for some great pictures. Watch out for the cars.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jacobslodge
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

Located in Piazza dei Cavalieri, this amazing palazzo was a school for the Knights of the Order of St Stephen and now a part of the university. The facade of the building is a technique of etching a pattern before the surface has dried, called...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MargieD300
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The palace is also known as Palazzo dei Cavalieri, because it was built as a headquarters of the Knights of St Stephen in the 16th century, designed by Giorgio Vasari. Its magnificent facade is characterized by plaster decorations representing zodiac signs and allegorical figures and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Borzov
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

On this square you find diverse nice mediëval buildings. The Palazzolo della Carovana lookslike a Council House. They start to build it in 1562. On the square you also find a very nice fountain and a gate. When you are in Pisa loof for it....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 519wk
Reviewed July 19, 2018

It was built by Vasary and today it houses the Scuola Normale di Pisa, founded by Bonaparte Napoleon. Look at the fountain!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2017

Large imposing building taking up most of one side of the Piazza Dei Cavalieri . We took a closer look at the large steps to the front that look like they should be somewhere else

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank 814AlanW
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Try visiting in the evening, when few people seemed to be around. This area of what might be called eastern Pisa is missed by many tourists

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ralph H
Reviewed July 2, 2017

This could be a nice piazza,but when we visited there was rubbish strewn around.Ni idea why the Pisa Council cannot keep it clean?But I feel that Pisa has a shabby chic look which really could do with a bit of a general clean up,when comparing...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank stevemacBelper
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Palazzo della Carovana (also Palazzo dei Cavalieri) is a palace in Knights' Square, Pisa, Italy, presently housing the main building of the Scuola Normale. It was built in 1562–1564 by Giorgio Vasari for the headquarters of the Knights of St. Stephen. The name, meaning "Palace...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Michael B
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