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The spacious and lovely main square features the Town Hall, which dates back to the 6th century.
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Piazza Grande, Arezzo, Italy
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"beautiful square"
in 10 reviews
"santa maria della"
in 8 reviews
"the main square"
in 7 reviews
"antique shops"
in 6 reviews
"people watch"
in 5 reviews
"surrounding buildings"
in 3 reviews
"la vita e bella"
in 4 reviews
"clock tower"
in 3 reviews
"north side"
in 3 reviews
"big event"
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"christmas market"
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"medieval costumes"
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"great buildings"
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"medieval times"
in 3 reviews
"great place to visit"
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"road trip"
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"every month"
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

During Xmas time is not possible see the whole place due to the little market made inside it. But from the top of the building of the museum clock tower is possible see whole square landscape as well. Fantastic colours inside.

Thank Zi0Bobby
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

When we arrived in Arezzo, there was a huge Christmas market being held on Piazza Grande. The market had a Tyrolean theme and featured food, gifts and drinks normally found in the Alpine region of Germany. The market was packed with people and families enjoying...More

Thank Bobulus
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Just waking thru and remember the life is beautiful if Begnini. It us amazing Beautiful and with a lot of history A pleasure to visit and walk thru

Thank Eric B
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Never having been to Arezzo before we decided to do a half day visit. After arriving we had wished we had allowed more time. Arezzo is like a small city completely encircled in walls. The large public parking lot and escalators at the north side...More

Thank GWToronto
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

I can't make up my mind whether i enjoy this square most at dawn when there is no one about or to see it full of excited people bargaining away on the first weekend of every month when they hold the best antiques fair here!...More

Thank 133mandy
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Does anyone know the name of a shop in this piazza that carries original antique botanicals as well as magazine covers, ducks, and maps. I'm so disappointed that I didn't buy a few that I loved and am trying to get hold of the shop...More

Thank Linda D
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Piazza Grande is the most famous square in Arezzo. Once you visit the city you must pass by this place and enjoy the medieval architecture of the surrounding buildings and churches. You can also sit in one of the cafes scattered all over the place...More

1  Thank Osama E
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

After Siena, San Gimignano, Assisi and cortona, we found the Arezzo Piazza Grande strangely much quieter and relaxing.

1  Thank GregEva
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

First Sunday of September Arezzo is extremely busy and vibrant. The locals and tourists are out in droves to what the procession and medieval jousting in the main square. If you are worried about high numbers of people squeezing around each other, get a seated...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The main square is surrounded by medieval houses. Superb Romanesque church of Santa Maria della Pieve.

Thank Mark D
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Linda D
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Response from Karin O | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry. I do not know. Did u try Google earth?
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The closest parking is Parcheggio Pietri. From there start a series of escalator that allow you to reach easily the city center.
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