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Central Piazza Cavalli in Piacenza, Italy

This wonderful square is the first thing we saw in Piacenza. It is named after the equestrian... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
travelsafer
Unique building

Probably the two bronze equestrian monuments are enough to attract art lovers from distant places... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

This wonderful square is the first thing we saw in Piacenza. It is named after the equestrian statues in the square. Beautiful and wide. We read that it is used for public events throughout the year.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 1, 2018

Probably the two bronze equestrian monuments are enough to attract art lovers from distant places. Imposing and baroque they are truly awesome. Palazzo Gotico is also charming. And a meridian cuts the square in two diagonally.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

People do not talk about Piasenza as an interesting Italian city and I have to say that it is surprising because it is a beautiful city and Piazza Cavalli is the cherry on the cake. Great atmosphere, fantastic buildings and lovely cafe.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Located in the middle of the historical center and commercial roads. Open and beautiful square with the two statues being the main attraction.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Nice piazza with some nice restaurants adjacent ot it. Piacenza is a quiet city with an interesting past. As you wallk through this area, you can imagine the times past and the myriad of people who have passed through from Dukes, and dutchesses, to emperesses...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We were at this place, on sunny day. The piazza features 2 large sculptures of horses 🐎🐴 Also the castle of Piacenza can be seen, is close by. Highly recommended 👍🏼

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

In the middle of the city there is this square, surrounded by famous and very interesting buildings, like the Palazzo Gotico, Palazzo dei Mercanti. he two riding statues of the Farnese's are beautiful on the square.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

It was one of the greatest place where I have ever seen and I was lucky when I was there it was an concert of piazza cavalle story

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

The heart of the city, historical, beautiful, great shopping nearby, distinguished by those impressive sculptures of the Farnese! I tried to appreciate its quieter moments in the early evening just by sitting on the steps of the palace and watching quieter, traditional life go by...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 8, 2017

Pelas ruas de Piacenza ainda é possível de ver muita da arquitetura da época, e a praça Cavalli é uma amostra unica. Ande pelas pequenas ruas, no centro para saborear e sentir a vida da pequena cidade. Through the streets of Piacenza it is still...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank GinoPL
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