Place Massena, Nice

Place Massena features broad pathways, contrasting colors, and notable surrounding buildings. From here, the old city is within easy reach, as are the sea and the main shopping thoroughfares. The square has seven resin statues representing the seven continents, created by Jaume Plensa, a Spanish artist who specialized in monumental art. See Place Massena and all Nice has to offer by arranging your trip with our Nice online trip itinerary maker .
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  • Beautiful place in daytime and nighttime in centre of Nice! Very busy place with lots of cafes, shops and attractions: the favourite is fountain area, kids love it a specially in summer time, playgrou...  more »
  • Great place in the center of the city of Nice, 2 steps from the sea. Square end avenue Jean Médecin commercial. Jollies statues including the lights change overnight. Beautiful large pool with jet and water vapour. Small and big love is there refresh
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  • For its color, its architecture, its jets of water in dark colors, its high status houses...
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  • City centre good for hangout It is well connected by tram, busses and even Nice central train station. This is large square with lots of activities and entertainment. Many shops and restaurants are located alongside this square. Sea beach is on walkable distance.
  • Wide opened park with playful fountain and the art sculpture of Jaume Plensa, shops, Apollo....bright sunshine...
  • The fountain is brilliant with kids!
  • Massena Statue , Tourists Land Mark-Nice/France Old City Excellent Tourists Hub/Location..
  • Convenient location!
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