We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
Address: 50122, Florence, Italy
Phone Number:
01087284615
Website
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
Description:

Since its beginning during the Middle Ages, the Piazza della Signoria has...

Since its beginning during the Middle Ages, the Piazza della Signoria has been the political heart of the city.

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
US$17.20*
and up
Florence Walking Tour Including Aperitivo
More Info
US$48.38*
and up
From David to David: Piazza Signoria to Accademia Gallery Guided Tour
More Info
US$45.15*
and up
Glories of Renaissance Tour: Michelangelo and Donatello

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 12,398 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 2881
    Excellent
  • 1076
    Very good
  • 118
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Worth to visit

You can't miss this beautiful square during walking in Florence. You can see here Palazzo vecchio and a lot statues. There is statue of Michellangelo's David, but it is just copy... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Agáta M
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

12,398 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 4,087: English reviews
Level Contributor
60 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

You can't miss this beautiful square during walking in Florence. You can see here Palazzo vecchio and a lot statues. There is statue of Michellangelo's David, but it is just copy, original is in Accademia gallery.

Helpful?
Thank Agáta M
Fethiye, Turkey
Level Contributor
198 reviews
112 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yet another of the many lovely piazzas in this beautiful city. Plenty of opportunities for more photos by the magnificent statues which are surrounded by more lovely buildings. Very busy here despite it being low season.

Helpful?
Thank Helen572
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Level Contributor
41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I was so sad to see that this beautiful plaza was under so much construction. Most things were blocked off so if you are going in the near future I would skip the trip unless you just happen upon it. What a bummer!

Helpful?
1 Thank Dpat3
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
75 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

walking around florence and saw this. dont miss out cause there are lots of nice sculptures and statues

Helpful?
Thank ahiad9
Fairford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
162 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Apart from too many tourists with selfie sticks we enjoyed the buildings and sculptures. It was really packed in February, heaven knows what it would be like in the summer!

Helpful?
Thank AMWN
Colchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
60 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Piazza is quite large with plenty of statues around, especially under the portico opposite the palazzo. Several restaurants around, plus I found a gelateria, which featured in the "48 hour tourist" with Rebel Wilson, which aired while I was on holiday. I'm glad I recorded it!

Helpful?
Thank Trikegirl
Jacksonville, Florida
Level Contributor
33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This nice square has copies of many of the great statues by the masters. One that caught my attention was the amazing fountain.

Helpful?
Thank Fredjh2
Belfast, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
54 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An amazing space surrounded by the town hall fountain and local designer stores. Great place just to sit and gather your thoughts watch the world go by and breath in the skill and beauty of the statues all around you

Helpful?
Thank HarryCarson1973
Level Contributor
146 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Next to the cathedral is this lovely big square with a fountain and sculptures well worth seeing. Sitting in the square people watching while enjoying an exorbitantly priced drink and cover charge can be very pleasant if you have the cash to spare.

Helpful?
Thank Viviane B
Level Contributor
14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really interesting piazza with impressive statues - including David replica. Very busy. Horse drawn tours of the area can be taken from here- highly recommended to get a first glimpse of all the things you need to visit. Outside restaurants also offer excellent brunch/ lunch/ afternoon snack to take in the view.

Helpful?
Thank jane g

Travellers who viewed Piazza della Signoria also viewed

 
Florence, Province of Florence
Florence, Province of Florence
 

Been to Piazza della Signoria? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Piazza della Signoria and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question
Mission Viejo, California
over a year ago
Sydney, Australia
American Canyon, California

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Piazza della Signoria staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?

Staying in Uffizi

Neighbourhood Profile
Uffizi
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can reach the city center, the Florence that everybody dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can experience the rare beauty of the capital of the Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
Explore this neighbourhood