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This square of the people (plebiscito) is the largest in Naples and the site of two admirable monuments of the city: the Naples Royal Palace and the Church of San Francesco di Paola.
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All reviews royal palace san francesco di paola huge square large open space charles iii open square peter's square crowded city public square nice place to visit worth a visit spanish quarter via toledo take pictures gambrinus church statues
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Reviewed yesterday

Wow, hidden at the corner near the Castle Nouvo, we had a fantastic lunch here... Naples pizza, seafood spaghetti, tiramisu...yummy

Thank Miki N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this square very much. You will find the two opposite the royal palace of Naples and the basilica on the other side and all around the wonderful baroque palaces. The square is located in the heart of Naples in the wonderful historical center...More

Thank davidpaulman1980
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are two amazing buildings at the edge of this massive square; one is the Royal palace which gives a hint of the splendors of the past. the other is a church. Go in and see a copy of Rome's Pantheon ceiling. Outside in the...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Everything is symmetric there. Doors to each building are build in perfect 180 angle to other door, but that's all. I was a little disappointed with value of Basilica and Palace Royale. The are simply ok. Greetings for old Italian guy singing a karaoke in...More

Thank Leszek K
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Piazza Del Plebiscito. The King of Naples, Murat (Napoleon's brother-in-law), planned the square and building as a tribute to the emperor. It was renamed in 1860 when a referendum brought the City State of Naples into the unified Kingdom of Italy under the House of...More

Thank I H
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

This huge square free from traffic is sparse and surrounded by historic buildings that are too beautiful to ignore. The kids loved running around the huge square (not too many places you can do that in Naples) whilst we admired the majestic buildings and statues.

Thank Dc3108
Reviewed 13 September 2018

It's almost impossibile to avoid this piazza while walking around the city. Thanks to the cathedral and the royal palace in front, it's one of the most popular place to see when you come to Naples. The architecture of this place for sure worth a...More

Thank Summ3rT1m3
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The architecture of the cathedral and palace is incredible this square was the highlight of our walking tour

Thank Mostafa A
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely incredible architecture both inside and out. Lovely place to sit outside on the steps and watch the world go by.

Thank Sammaz78
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Another wonderful piece of architecture in Naples Massive piazza plenty of places around to get a bit to eat Heavy security when i was there as thus is close to the parliament of Naples Worth visiting bring comfortable shoes and snap your photos Didnt look...More

Thank Tony V
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