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Cortile Mercato Vecchio e Scala della Ragione

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Beautiful stairs and interesting square!

Getting up the stairs you can reach the "Pallazo della Ragione", a nice construction. From the top... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Eudoxio B
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Brasilia, DF
A beautiful hidden square

Not many people visit this square therefore making it a quiet hidden away spot to visit. The... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
melmel58f
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Oakham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

Getting up the stairs you can reach the "Pallazo della Ragione", a nice construction. From the top of these stairs, you can get a wonderful view of the square. There is a public bathroom in that square; you have to pay if you want to...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Not many people visit this square therefore making it a quiet hidden away spot to visit. The staircase as well as the buildings are beautiful to view.

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The courtyard is amazing as well the staircase...hopefully the one that take you to Paradise will look like this? Beautiful and more beautiful, words cannot describe it!

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Why is this building in striped stone? When was it built? The clue is in this square and the very materials it is made from. The architecture is centuries old, but also has a modern feel to it. The story of Romeo and Juliet, star-crossed...More

Thank Rutti
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We actually didn’t go in the building here but the steps are worth a look as they date back several hundred years

Thank kishere t
Reviewed 20 August 2017

After visiting the tower you can access the art gallery by this staircase. After climbing the tower it was not too taxing climbing this staircase. From artwork in the gallery you can see that this area has not changed too much over the centuries.

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A beautiful staircase that features in many of the works of art in the museum at the top. The staircase was once covered when the piazza was a market place. The stairs also play a role in the 'Romeo and Juliet' performance around the city.

Thank Sue E
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Amazing stair case and modern art gallery also toilets (pay for) that you can access in the piazza. Beautiful architecture.

Thank bryanjohn0503
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Only visited as we had the verona card and found some of the modern artwork to be interesting especially after seeing only older artwork for a few weeks on our trip around italy. The bonus was the chapel which was very interesting and has some...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Open air concerts are sometimes held at the foot of these stairs below a tower. A good atmospheric location in the heart of Verona.

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