"Loggia dei Lanzi" Loggia Dei Lanzi Tip by codrutz

Loggia Dei Lanzi, Florence: 37 reviews and 93 photos

Also known as Loggia dei Signoria it was intended as a meeting point for public assemlies and ceremonies during the Signoria. This loggias are encountered all over Italy, having a similar structure. This one in Florence have a couple of interesting marble sculptures: Rape of the Sabine Woman, Hercules and the Centaur, both by Giambologna. On the left, near the path to the Ufizzi there is the bronze Perseus by the great Italian goldsmith, sculptor, painter and musician of the Renaissance - Cellini, as he displays Medusa's slain head.

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

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  • Updated Aug 22, 2006
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