"Loggia dei Lanzi" Loggia Dei Lanzi Tip by Willettsworld

Loggia Dei Lanzi, Florence: 37 reviews and 93 photos

 
 

The Loggia dei Lanzi (1382), designed by Orcagna, is named after the Lancers, the bodyguards of Cosimo I who were billeted here. The Loggia is filled with world class statues such as Cellini's Perseus (1554), The Rape of the Sabine Women by Giambologna (1583) and around half a dozen Roman statues, possibly of emperors.

Address: Piazza della Signoria
Phone: +39 055 23885
Website: http://www.polomuseale.firenze.it/

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  • Written Jul 12, 2005
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