Piazza Del Duomo

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  • Address: Piazza del Duomo, Firenze, Florence, Italy
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Square, Family And Kids

Though named after Florence’s primary church, this square is an attraction in its own right. It’s surrounded on all sides by the Duomo complex – the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, Giotto's Bell Tower, the Baptistery of St. John, the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo, and the Loggia del Bigallo. Also important are the Palazzo dei Canonici, the Palazzo Archivescovile, and the Palazzo Strozzi di Mantova. The main activity here, before or after you’ve finished with visiting all these buildings, is to people watch. The square is never, ever, empty during the day, and people of every kind visit it.

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  • Buses 14, 23, and C1; Stop: Pucci
  • Bus C2 ; Stop: Oriuolo
  • Bus 6 and 11; Stop: Vecchietti

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  • Piazza Del Duomo Address: Piazza del Duomo, Firenze, Florence, Italy
  • Piazza Del Duomo Timing: 24-hrs
  • Piazza Del Duomo Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Piazza Del Duomo(preferred time): 11:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Piazza Del Duomo: 00:30 Mins
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  • 73.08% of people who visit Florence include Piazza Del Duomo in their plan

  • 33.08% of people start their Piazza Del Duomo visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Piazza Del Duomo

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

76.77% of people prefer walking in order to reach Piazza Del Duomo

People normally club together Giottos Campanile and Basilica Di Santa Maria Del Fiore while planning their visit to Piazza Del Duomo.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Great plaza with lots of wonderful people watching. Beautiful buildings and colors all around. Go close to sunset as the lighting makes for beautiful pictures! Don’t miss the climb up to the top of the campanile and the cupola! Lovely views of Florence from above.

  • The Duomo is amazingly beautiful on the outside but inside it's not as impressive. It's definitely worth visiting and if you just visit the church, it's free. The painting underneath the dome was beautiful. Florence is an incredible place to visit, I wish we had stayed longer than we did. My wife and I will definitely be back some day.

  • Located in the historic centre of Florence. There you will find the Florence Cathedral and Baptistery. These structures are very old dating from 1059. The rich sculptural decorations and marble decor are amazing. A must see. Pictures cannot fully capture the true beauty of the structures

  • Excellent view. Beautiful architecture. Good gelato. Good gluten-free pizza. Cathedral is stunning from outside, just average from inside apart from the actual dome. Baptistery is also worth coming into. The Museum, not so much.

  • Beautiful square surrounding the Duomo. The church itself is indescribable. Seeing all of Florence from the top of the dome is nothing short of amazing. Words cannot describe the eclectic feel and vibrancy here. Highly recommend.

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