Fontana Maggiore, Perugia

4.6
Fontana Maggiore is a medieval fountain in the middle of the Piazza IV Novembre. Sculptures line the sides of the basin, depicting scenes from the Old Testament. There are also signs of the zodiac, prophets and saints, and events from Roman history. Built between 1275 and 1278, the fountain was erected by a father-son team, Nicola and Giovanni Pisano. Using our international travel planner, Perugia attractions like Fontana Maggiore can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It was quite nice and very large. Makes a good spot for photos too. From all angles you get a good view of things  more »
  • A good time to be there is on a Saturday morning . Park for free in the Stadio car park and wander through the market . Take the mini metro up to the city or walk up the escalators. It’s easy to...  more »
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  • It's the centre of Peruia .. place full of people and markets .. i liked the nightlife and the people there it's safe and there is always police near the street to make sure that no problems happen .. and it's easy to reach from the parking
  • The piaza around the Fontana Maggiore offers you the true spirit of Italy and its people
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