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Hamlets, districts and squares

Piazza del Campo

With its shell-like shape, the true center of the city

Map for 43.3179153,11.331534499999975
location_on Il Campo, 1, 53100 Siena SI, Italy

The Palio of Siena
The Palio of Siena

Palazzo Pubblico di Siena
Palazzo Pubblico di Siena - Credit: Alessandro Farese
La Maestà by Simone Martini
La Maestà by Simone Martini - Credit: Ilaria Giannini
Where not a single stone has changed down the centuries
Siena shines perfectly from a distance in its medieval magnificence. The three hills amid which the city rests rise up like an idyllic film set, the old boundaries soften like the past into a countryside that sometimes still seem like the scene painted by Ambrosia Lorenzetti in the Allegory of Good Government in the halls of Siena's city hall. ...