Place Massena, Nice

#4 of 1,808 in Things to do in French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
Must see · Landmark · Tourist Spot
Place Massena features broad pathways, contrasting colors, and notable surrounding buildings. From here, the old city is within easy reach, as are the sea and the main shopping thoroughfares. The square has seven resin statues representing the seven continents, created by Jaume Plensa, a Spanish artist who specialized in monumental art. See Place Massena and all Nice has to offer by arranging your trip with our Nice online trip itinerary maker.
Create an itinerary including Place Massena
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Place Massena reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
5,799 reviews
  • Place Massena is right in the city center, connected to the pedestrian zone and only 5 minutes by walk from the Old Town and the seafront. From here you can walk in any direction and find...  more »
  • This large square is located in the center of Nice, there are very nice little restaurants, each street arrives on this square  more »
  • Beautiful view, clean rooms, stuff are cool and helpful. Not the cheapest but not that expensive. Overall a pleasant experience
  • Went into a lovely shop. Nice Minerales. Beautiful hand crafted jewellery. Lovely owners have just opened. Great gifts.

Plan your trip to Nice

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.