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Loggia dei Lanzi

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Address: Piazza della Signoria, 50121, Florence, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 055 23885
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No

This outdoor museum space is a peaceful place to rest your weary feet after...

This outdoor museum space is a peaceful place to rest your weary feet after a long day of sight seeing. Admire some of Florence's most iconic original sculptures from Cellini's "Perseus" to Giambologna's "Rape of the Sabines."

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The Loggia dei Lanzi, also called the Loggia della Signoria, is a building on a corner of the Piazza della Signoria in Florence, Italy, adjoining the Uffizi Gallery. It consists... read more

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Miami, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Loggia dei Lanzi, also called the Loggia della Signoria, is a building on a corner of the Piazza della Signoria in Florence, Italy, adjoining the Uffizi Gallery. It consists of wide arches open to the street. The arches rest on clustered pilasters with Corinthian capitals. The wide arches appealed so much to the Florentines, that Michelangelo even proposed that... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This loggia is an open air art gallery that is filled with renaissance and antique art. It adjoins the Uffizi gallery and fronts onto the Piazza della Signoria near the Palazzo Vecchio. It is always crowded with tourists.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grab your camera and your reading glasses and head to the Loggia. There are signs up that explain the art and artist that I did not remember from our last visit. Such an amazing area and if you are short on time in Florence, this area will give you lots of bang for your time. Love love love this place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What could be better than a free Art show that it could be found always open! It is located next to the Uffizi Gallery in the corner of the Pizza de la Signoria by the Palazzo Vecchio. An outdoor-terrace filled up with statues and yet free to walk up and around any time of the day you wish. The statues... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the Loggia we'll feel like you are visiting an open-air museum. It is located opposite to Academy of Fine Arts.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I remember these statues beyond the fence up the stairs. Now they are as in a garden of pedestal-led timelessness. A street balcony over the piazza.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This is not necessarily the first thing you will be told to see or visit in Florence (though it is centrally located, and you would have passed it anyway, most likely), but we loved looking around here. Super interestingly, there was a street artist here among the statues, pretending to be a statue, who never moved, except after you gave... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

An amazing area full of beautiful sculptures of life size & intricately sculptured statues of famous people.. Can spend hours admiring the artistic beauty of this place. Enjoyed seeing the beautiful sculptures very much. Even if one has no idea of the history of the sculptures one can just admire it for its artistic value. If one has a Guide... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

The Loggia dei Lanzi is located at the western side of the Piazza della Signoria. The piazza is very spacious. The sculptures are magnificent. It is amazing that these statues are viewable for free.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The collection of sculptures within this area is beyond compare. There is no admission price and the crowds are relatively small (compared to other attractions). Because the sculptures are displayed opening, you can get exceptionally close to study the detail, expressions, muscle tensions and stances. I would recommend having a guide to explain more about the sculptures unless you already... More 

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