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Fontana Maggiore

Piazza IV Novembre, Perugia, Italy
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Piazza IV Novembre, Perugia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful “Fontana”. Localized in central Etruscan city it is a monumental medieval fountain made by white and pink stones.

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We arrived in Perugia and headed to Piazza IV Novembre. The Fontana Maggiore was nice though it is quite average compared to the many Fontana that we have seen throughout Italia.

Thank adhoge
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The Fontana is a major highlight in this piazza as well as the church it is near. A gathering spot for families, friends and visitors.

Thank gypsygrandma1
Reviewed 22 October 2017

A pretty fountain bathed in October sun. In a lovely square where the architecture is typically Italian.

Thank happytravellady
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Fontana Maggiore us In the middle of piazza IV Novembre which is in the heart of the city of Perugia, It is a very special and historic fountain, It provided water to the town inhabitants during the medievel ages. It still stands proudly here.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Now that the Kimia laboratory has solved the problem of water infiltrations, the Fontana Maggiore in Perugia has a new caracter! It is so beautiful, with all the charming small statues that I mostly suggest a visit!

Thank Edoardo C
Reviewed 22 July 2017

can't approach becos of fence. not sure if it's really important to avoid ppl sitting on the steps??

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

In the middle of piazza 4 November, just in the center of Perugia, stands this extraordinary fountain. Take a few moments to explore the figures and other carvings that are around it . Played an important role in supplying water to the city . Unfortunately...More

Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Unless you are up close, it is easy to miss the detail and beauty of each of the individual panels. A good guide book will provide you with details, however most are easy to figure out.

Thank PermanentNomad
Reviewed 24 April 2017

In the center of the central plaza of Perugia, this beautiful fountain marks the end of the former Roman aqueduct that provided water to the city for hundreds of years. It has numerous carvings on the sides that give a glimpse of life in the...More

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