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Piazza Vecchia, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 242226
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This square is stunning as the whole city. But it concentrates itself the whole beauty you can face while wandering there.

Thank Marek U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very crowded when we were there, but it is a really nice cosy square in the centre of the old town

Thank Samuel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Bergamo on holiday and visited the square three times for ice cream at Gelateria Pasticceria Dei Mille. Just lovely soaking up the sun, atmosphere and history. The tourist information is around the corner so get your leaflets and sit, relax and plan...More

Thank nadeger59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fun little piazza and brings you close to a log of Bergamo's attractions. On one side is the museum, and through the archways you'll find the Duomo and the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore. There are a few restaurants and cafes as...More

Thank cyclejam
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

€5 to access the bell tower for great views of the city - not well publicised as we had to ourselves on a busy August afternoon

Thank TeamAC13
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The vibrant Piazza Vecchia is a medieval gathering space, surrounded by historic structures that have stood the test of time. We learned that Pope John XXIII once attended university in one of the buildings here; it is now a restaurant—one among many--with tables spilling out...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Piazza is great with boutiques cafes alround and hotels The history behind the city is worth the visit

Thank Tony V
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This this the most interesting piazza, surrounded by the duomo, town hall and the library. Built exactly where the ancient Roman forum was, it is a lovely and unexpected opening amidst the narrow streets of 'alta città'.

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Lovely place in the hearth of the old town, you find there several historical buildings - palace, chapel, cathedral as well as few restaurants where you can taste Italian cuisine.

Thank JaroslavNecas
Reviewed 22 June 2018

A beautiful place to sit. The square is surrounded by restaurents and cafes . They had a classical music performance in the evening.

Thank MarilynMacDonald
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