"The oldest bridge" Ponte Vecchio Tip by viddra

Ponte Vecchio, Florence: 190 reviews and 326 photos

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Ponte Vechio (=old bridge) is a unique bridge with numerous shops built upon its edges.

This is the oldest bridge in town. The first 'Ponte Vecchio' was a wooden bridge. But the river destroyed it in 1333. It was reconstructed in 1345.

Address: Across the Fuime Arno River
Directions: Between Lungarno degli Acciaiuoli & Borgo San Jacopo
Phone: +39.055.234.7778
Website: http://www.visitflorence.com/florence-monuments/ponte-vecchio.html

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  • Written May 21, 2007
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