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This beautiful square, designed by Michelangelo Buonarroti (1538-1584,) features an elliptical courtyard with a central figure sculpture.
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Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked through this piazza on our way from the Forum/Colosseum/ancient city area. Again, like other nice piazzas in Rome, this has beautiful buildings and statues. This one is apparently on one of the seven hills of Rome and has a wonderful statue of Emperor...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a bit of a climb, but worth it. There's a good few monuments on the grounds and the views are really stunning.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you climb the stairs leading to the piazza you will be rewarded with a view of the roman forum and the colosseum.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From what we could see from our driving tour of the Ancient City, the steps look so inviting to the Piazza del Campidoglio.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Get there early if you want the best selfies. Close to the major attractions so stop on the way. Wear flat shoes OR wedges with all the cobblestone and uneven paths.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank saltandpepper1000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another lovely square, this one with the equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius in the centre. This piazza was designed by Michaelangelo and is one of the most beautiful squares in Rome.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

We came upon this attraction by true chance, as we were trying to find the Spanish steps, but ended up here. This was a result of asking for directions and not understanding the instructions. We were not sorry that we found this great square, where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

In each city I like to find a place that is really the center, where would you sit to watch the world go by? The Campidoglio designed by Michelangelo is a contender in Rome. It is still vibrating with city life even now. We enjoyed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

So after you have been to the Vatican and seen the Pieta and the Sistine Chapel ceiling and altar, and been to the Colosseum and wandered over to see the Moses at San Pietro in Vincoli, the next step in trying to see everything Michelangelo...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Worth a visit if you are going to the Roman Forum/Palatine Hill/Colosseum. Make sure you climb the steps there though! they can be a little slippy so be aware! This is near the Il Vittoriano, and on the back of it is the Roma dal...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Anuphi
29 November 2017|
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Response from SunshineHug | Reviewed this property |
I did not count but it was easy to find and very easy to go up. Totally worth it. Go for it!
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Response from RWandSW | Reviewed this property |
At Campidoglio - no One can park on the side streets off Via delle Botteghe Oscure (which becomes Via di S.Marco), which is a short walk away (400m walk as per Google Maps); however, not sure if there any parking... More
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