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Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari, Genoa

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As the main square of Genoa, Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari contains a renowned, recently restored fountain in its center. You’ll find the historical and modern city centers nearby. The Palace of the Doges, the Carlo Felice theater, and the architect-designed early 20th-century stock exchange building surround the square. If you take any foot tour of Genoa, you’ll likely pass through here multiple times. If you have a chance, stop in a bar or restaurant and really take in the views. See Piazza Raffaele De Ferrari and all Genoa has to offer by arranging your trip with our Genoa trip generator.
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  • central place for the visit of the old town for shopping lovers continue on via XX settembre: architectural gem
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  • A beautiful square the heart of Genoa. With its stunning central fountain. The equally gorgeous palazzo ducale, the Carlo Felice Theatre and the stock exchange Palace overlooking the square.
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  • Meeting place, music, sports, culture ... nice people around! The heart of the beautiful city of Genoa.
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  • Best plaza in the city. Nice place to sit down and relax.
  • Neuralgic as well as geographical center of Genova, middle point between the historical center (vicoli) and the more commercial center (xx September/ foce). And too, a beautiful square with the most iconic fountain in Genova.
  • "Lovely and free" My husband and I stayed a entire day walking around the Piazza Ferrari and neighborhood. It is a good place for shopping or just spend time. A very good point to visit around
  • That's 100% the center of the city, and it is really nice. However, don't bother to go there by purpose, you would end up in Piazza De Ferrari anyway while you go around.
  • A very nice fountain near a very large intersection with tons of traffic and people. Fountain and architecture were beautiful, the hecklers trying to sell you things by saying they are 'free' not so much. Otherwise well worth visiting as a tourist!