Palazzo Vecchio

Top 1% of attractions in Florence
8 / 10

9 expert reviews

“Florence's forbidding, fortresslike city hall was begun in 1299, presumably designed by Arnolfo di Cambio, and its massive bulk and towering campanile dominate Piazza della Signoria.”

– Fodor's

Condé Nast Traveler Condé Nast Traveler
"Florence's medieval-style city hall, Palazzo Vecchio overflows with acres of frescoes depicting the Medici family's leading figures and feats." Full review
Let's Go Let's Go
"One of the highlights is the Room of the 500s, which features worryingly aggressive/erotic statues for a room that used to hold a political council. " Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
"Palazzo Vecchio entrance." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
3 Stars
"Topped by a fine 94m-high bell tower, this huge building dominates its square." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"This imposing building has served as Florence’s town hall since Medici times." Full review
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