Fontana Pretoria

Sculpture
Piazza Pretoria
Palermo, Sicilia 90133

Tips

  • fate pi volte il giro attorno alla fontana: da ogni angolo si scopre un particolare diverso
  • Beautiful!
  • Fontana Pretoria
  • The Carrara marble fountain, originally crafted in 1555 for a Tuscan villa. It was sold to the city of Palermo and workers broke the fountain down to about 640 pieces and rebuilt it in Palermo.
  • Magnifique fontaine et place magnifique
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  • Great fountain and piazza. Very interesting feature, statues. Great to sit and relax
  • Walk around the beautiful fountain and discover all the different animal heads spitting water!
  • Also called the Piazza della Vergogna. At night it's often lit up and looks really cool.
  • An enormous fountain complex which is a bit hidden from the main pathway
  • Viene anche detta fontana della vergogna perch le statue sono nude,e questa cosa non era ben vista all'epoca
  • A collection of nude nymphs and gods, named by some church people as the fountain of Shame. Nice sunny place but not much space around it
  • Un capolavoro, semplicemente incantevole!
  • Comnmente llamada la fuente de la vergenza, es una visita obligada!

Nearby places

Piazza Vigliena (Via Maqueda)
Piazza Verdi
Piazza Bellini, 3