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May 8, 2019
“Beautiful Palazzo”
Jul 7, 2019
“Pigeon Holes”
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Piazza del Popolo 1, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

A short walk up these stairs gives a nice view of the market square. The circular decor on the end of the building are fully populated with pigeons. Hence pigeon holes.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Dianne H
Reviewed May 8, 2019

The 13th century Palazzo anchors a piazza of the same name. It is believed to have been built on a former papal palace from 1157. It has evolved over the centuries. The bell tower was added in 1315. That bell is now in the Torre...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The clean geometric forms and authoritative mass of this 13th century civic palace are simply beautiful! The piazza in which it is located is also charming and the site of a bustling market on Thursday and Saturday mornings. There are also several really great cafés...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NewYorkRomeLover
Reviewed June 29, 2018

This is a beautiful palazzo and a lovely square that is used by the locals, as well as by buskers. Nice to sit in a bar/cafe and enjoy the view of the palazzo.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank yns_10
Reviewed October 21, 2017

This is a small hub in the center of Orvieto. The market and center area to walk and peruse the goods for sale.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LollysLook
Reviewed August 23, 2017

This was a cool little plaza that seemed to cater to all different ages and tastes. On one end we saw a small group of boys kicking around a soccer ball....on the other end they were setting up for a large Saturday evening concert. In-between,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank David D
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Lovely Piazza Popolo. Market on Saturdays. You can buy underwear, luggage, Kitchen gadgets etc. Quintessential Italy!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jackie M
Reviewed April 17, 2017

The local market assembles in the piazza on Thursday and Saturdays. Lots of fresh fruits and vegetable. Meat and cheese trucks and flea market finds. We didn't go inside but the outside architecture was nice but nothing spectacular.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rosanne M
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Absolutely gorgeous renderings of religious art from the 1300's to the 1500's....statues, frescos, paintings, etc.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Nancy171717
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Just sitting in the Piazza and watching the people go by, hopefully with a nice warm coffee latte, is something you must do.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Joan G
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