Piazza Grande, Arezzo

Step into the red-brick Piazza Grande in Arezzo to admire Gothic and Renaissance-era palaces and the 700-year-old church of Santa Maria della Pieve. You'll see decorative monuments to, among others, a member of Italy's powerful Medici family. People-watch at your choice of cafes and restaurants. The plaza is slanted downhill, so remember to walk with care if it's wet out. Put Piazza Grande on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Arezzo road trip planning site .
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  • In one of the most beautiful Italian cities rich in history and art, hosts the Antiques Fair every first weekend of the month
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  • The square is a beautiful open space. Anyone visiting Arezzo should always make time to visit and appreciate the buildings and the herringboned paving following the contours of the hill. There's the u...  more »
  • Your visit to Piazza Grande is almost mandatory, very interesting architecture, we spent time visiting sites that are in the immediate vicinity.
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  • A great place to stop and look around and sit to eat. Around the back there is a small grass park to enjoy a picnic.
  • The most important square in Arezzo. Particular for its inclination. It still breathes throughout its history. Beautiful city
  • Okay pizza but nothing special. Nice ambiance and decor.
  • If you visit Arezzo, or travel close by, this is a place you should definitely visit. So much history in this medieval town, this is the main square where the Saracino takes place. Even the tower clock is unique, made in 1500, it takes track of the moon and sun cycles.
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