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3 Jul 2018
“Piazza Fontana”
13 Aug 2018
“A quiet respite after the crazy Piazza del Duomo”
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bella piazza vicinissima al Duomo
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Piazza Fontana, 20122 Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

This piazza is about a block and a half from the Piazza del Duomo. Once you finish viewing the Duomo and after being harassed by the scammers there, you can come here in this quiet area and get some peace and quiet and still get...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

A quite Piazza a block away from the main Duomo Square were one could sit back and relax. The area was once in 1969 the scene of a terrorist attack where some people were injured and killed. Today there is amble police and army staff...More

Thank Jeffthehangman
Reviewed November 19, 2017

Piazza Fontana is 2 blocks from the Duomo. Really nothing special in this Piazza but it does have numerous tram and bus stops.

Thank joycep883
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Nice and relaxing small square/park, near the Duomo. Terminus station for many trams going to the east part of the city. Very nice small fountain in the centre of the square.

Thank aleksandar1s
Reviewed September 25, 2017

The square is named after the neoclassical fountain designed by Giuseppe Piermarini in the late 18th century with three basins made of pink granite. The two statues of mermaids squatting on dolphins, supporting the largest overlaying basin, are the work of Giuseppe Franchi. It is...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Piazza Fontana is a nice area, a bit more quiet than the main Duomo square which is about a block or so away. There is a really lovely fountain in the piazza, which is not extravagant, but provides a bit of a distraction and the...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

one of the 5 best very good place all over the world- must be their to through a coins and do a wish

Thank Vasilis P
Reviewed September 10, 2016

We walked through this Piazza on our way from our hotel to the Duomo so saw this several times during our stay in Milan. I It is just off of the Duomo piazza and the two Piazza could not be more different, Piazza Fontana is...More

Thank sarahpWiltshire
Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Nice fountain but the square itself and surroundings are nothing special you might come across it or not so wouldn't put myself out to find it .

Thank Martino B
Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

This is a nice and quiet place to get away from the nearby crowed Duomo square. You can relax here, while admiring the fountain and the surrounding architecture. Otherwise, nothing fabulous and you can give it a miss.

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