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Campo dei Fiori

On this page you find practical information, photos and videos about Campo dei Fiori.

Campo dei Fiori features in these preplanned City Guides:

3-day Rome City Guide5-day Rome City Guide

Why visit / Interesting facts:

  • Lively square
  • Great market
  • Busy evening atmosphere

Time required: 30 minutes

Public transport:

  • Bus Line: 30,40,62 Corso Vittorio Emanuele stop

Address: Piazza Campo de' Fiori, 00182 Rome

Things you need to know:

  • Campo dei Fiori is a lively square in Rome
  • In ancient times, the square was the open space in front of Theatre of Pompey, Rome's first stone theater and place of Julius Caesar's murder
  • Since medieval times, it has been one of Rome's liveliest areas
  • The square has its dark side as having been the location of Inquisition's executions
  • The statue of the hooded philosopher Giordano Bruno, burnt here in 1600, reminds all of these horrible and cruel acts
  • During the day the square hosts a lively market selling fruit, vegetable, and trinket (Mon-Sat)
  • In the evening it becomes a busy outdoor salon of carefree atmosphere

What to do there:

  • Take a break here
  • Have a pizza or a drink
  • Do some people watching

Tips & Insights:

  • In the morning there is a great market here

 

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Campo dei Fiori features in these preplanned City Guides: