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PIAZZALE DELLE CROCIATE

Monuments, Squares and Palaces
Piazzale delle Crociate, S. M. di Campagna, Piacenza, ph Bersani, Archivio Comune di Piacenza

The square is in the western zone of the city where once, along with Farnese’s walls, it marked the boundary of Piacenza. It is a square with an ancient history since from here Pope Urbano 2nd in 1095 called a council where he received the request of help from the Byzantine Emperor Alessio 1st Comneno, to which followed the first crusade started in Clermont. Now on the square there is the beautiful Santa Maria di Campagna church, an exemplary of Renaissance architecture among the most admired in northern Italy.

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Piazzale delle Crociate
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