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Piazza that is seldom used as a market place. More often just a car park. Not a must see.

The Palazzo Pubbblico is the main building fronting one side of Il Campo. It is where the horses... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
westy54
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Sydney
Piazza del Mercato

As the name suggests Piazza del Mercato is a market place but it's open only certain days of the... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Ron S
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

The Palazzo Pubbblico is the main building fronting one side of Il Campo. It is where the horses emerge from for the Palio race. The Piazza del Mercato is a relatively small piazza located slightly downhill and behind the Palazzo Pubblico, the latter building forming...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 6 June 2017

As the name suggests Piazza del Mercato is a market place but it's open only certain days of the week. The piazza is located right behind the Palazzo Pubblico so its rear facade forms one side of the piazza. The center of it is occupied...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We walked down from IL Campo area after visiting the Museo Civico (Civic Museum). On a Saturday - local flea market and collectibles. I found a sterling silver bracelet also loads of costume jewelry. There is parking adjacent. go to the low wall behind parking...More

Thank RiverbendTX
Reviewed 1 November 2016

A must to visit event. Market open on Wednesday morning. it is an event of all Tuscana area. No touristic souvenir, regular goods,

Thank Mohab_12
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Piazza del Mercato is just behind the Piazza del Campo on the back of the City Hall. I would advice the Antica Trattoria Papei for a good lunch or dinner. And if you want some lovely street food you should try one of the...More

7  Thank huguesn23
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant with plenty of space inside and outside. The staff were very helpful even though they were really busy. The food was classical not complicated and very tasty. My children and my vegetarian in-laws were all well catered for and enjoyed...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A large public space originally designed as a covered market.Whilst it is in good condition and well worth a visit it is strangely unused. We went past half a dozen times and ate at an adjacent restaurant twice but never saw the building being used.

Thank ian1232015
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Depending on where you park you will walk the amazing streets of Sienna to get to this Piazza. When you get there you will have numerous restaurant selections and places to sit and take in the view of the countryside or people watching. Then take...More

Thank xKAKx
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We found this square by accident. There was nothing going on in the area but nice views over the valley below.

Thank ROD B
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Located behind the Palazzo Pubblico, this old market square is worth a quick look but it's not "pretty" compared to the rest of Siena. Parked cars, trash, graffiti...you get the picture. Still, it's part of Sienese history.

Thank CleopatraBunny
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