Piazza Della Repubblica

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  • Address: Piazza della Repubblica, 50123 Firenze, Italy, 50122, Florence
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +1-0114369741
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Walking Area, Market, Square, Family And Kids, Landmarks, Buildings And Structures
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If you walk into this square and witness a strange fusion of old and new justaposed awkwardly on each other, there’s a very good reason. In the medieval ages, this aused to be location of the Mercato Vecchio and the commercial and political centre of the city. After the formation of the Kingdom of Italy, it was decided that this entire place ought to be torn down and built anew to represent a united and progressive people.

The world reacted in anger at the destruction of such an important bit o heritage, and combining that with running out of funds, luckily only the market and the old ghetto were demolished. Today, the highlights of the square are:

  • Colonna dell'Abbondanza (Column of Abundance)
  • The Arcone Thriumphal Arch
  • Giubbe Rosse – A cafe that was very popular with turn of the century writers.
  • Caffe Gilli (to the right) and of the Caffe Paszkowski (on the left).
  • The Savoy Hotel

How to Reach Piazza Della Repubblica

  • Bus C2; stop- Republica
  • Bus 6 and 11; stop- Vecchietti

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  • Piazza Della Repubblica Address: Piazza della Repubblica, 50123 Firenze, Italy, 50122, Florence
  • Piazza Della Repubblica Contact Number: +1-0114369741
  • Piazza Della Repubblica Timing: 24-hrs
  • Time required to visit Piazza Della Repubblica: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 9.99% of people who visit Florence include Piazza Della Repubblica in their plan

  • 43.68% of people start their Piazza Della Repubblica visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Piazza Della Repubblica

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

83.56% of people prefer walking in order to reach Piazza Della Repubblica

People normally club together Loggia Dei Lanzi and Mercato Nuovo while planning their visit to Piazza Della Repubblica.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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