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Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great square! This statue sits right in the square and is very neat. I would recommend that you look at it.

Thank Becky V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If it was a statue of Emmanuelle, it would have been full of pomp, but since it was of Cosimo I, it was done in a more simplistic style. It seems more natural and real. It’s in the heart of the piazza and you can’t...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This grand statue of Cosimo I was done by by Giambologna in 1598 and resides in the Piazza della Signoria in Florence. It is in honour of Cosimo I de’ Medici who, at the age of 17, became head of the Florentine Republic in 1537...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

It's located in piazza del signoria.. In the center.. The details on the horse are very exquisite.. Lots of things to see in this square

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Big horse statue in the middle of the square. Nice. The square is magnificent. Be sure to look for the spot marked in the pavement where Savonarola was burned to death.

Thank DEngelJ
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The Piazza della Signoria has many items that you can focus on, and as large of a monument that this is within the piazza, it can get lost. From statues to architecture, there is not a place you can turn that does not delight. You...More

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 21 September 2017

While visiting Florence for the second time we had been on a long sight-see through the city centre. Among the many things which we saw in the Piazza della Signoria was the Equestrian Monument of Cosimo I. This splendid statue is one of the central...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

On our way to a most amazing dinner we happened upon the equestrian Monument at the Cosimo; just stopped here for dinner on our way to Milan. It was good, very interesting. I'm not sure about taking a tour just to see this but definitely...More

Thank Terra P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

On our way to a magnificent dinner we came across he Equestrian of Cosimo. So cool, in a lively square with lots of little shopping.

Thank Terranova P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This equestrian statue is probably in the right place, as it is meant to celebrate an important local man. It was commissioned by Cosimo's son, appropriately enough. The bronze statue seems quite restrained and owes its greatness to its sculptor, the famous Giambologna who also...More

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