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Place Massena, Nice

(4.4/5 based on 3,600+ reviews on the web)
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. Use our Nice vacation planner to arrange your visit to Place Massena and other attractions in Nice.
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  • It was refreshing to see this square at Christmas because the decorations were really nice and the fountains there near a set of water features and really striking lights/very nice front porches around the square and the shops facing the square/piazza a good view even on the Ferris wheel!
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  • The place even has no interest! However the streets around are quite interresting because plenty of shops and restaurants.
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  • Very nice place that combines history and modernity in perfect harmony and close to all transportation, shopping so it is SO NICE
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