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One of the symbols of Brescia

On the Piazza Paolo VI, just at the New cathedral is this 54 meter high tower. If you walk into the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
545medva
,
Budapest, Hungary
Nice photos, no visit allowed

Unfortunately, as it is the headquarters of the province of Brescia, the tower can`t be visited... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Emanuel S
,
Brasov, Romania
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P.zza Paolo VI, 25100 Brescia, Italy
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

On the Piazza Paolo VI, just at the New cathedral is this 54 meter high tower. If you walk into the courtyard you will find 15.th century walls and statues. Excellent view!

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Unfortunately, as it is the headquarters of the province of Brescia, the tower can`t be visited from inside.

Thank Emanuel S
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The Broletto is one of the oldest samples of civic architecture in Italy (12th-13th c.). The tower attached to is is called Tower of Pegol and is topped with Ghibelline battlements. Next to the Broletto stand the double cathedral, another wonderful sight.

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Reviewed 21 September 2012

Broletto is the northest building inside Piazza Duomo (or Piazza Paolo VI). Together with Duomo nuovo and Duomo vecchio (also called Rotonda) it shows the mix between Brescia's historical traditions: Roman era (Rotonda and Broletto) together with Venetian domination (Duomo nuovo). Worth to see, sometimes...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2012

located in brescia's main square, broletto is the symbol of the democratic-political power since the middle age. it's halfway between romanic and gothic style, a typical stilistic italian mixture. I think it's an intresting, very well-made palace, but to an unskilled eye it may seems...More

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