Sights & Attractions in Emilia–Romagna

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Name Category Location
 
Basilica di San Petronio
Construction on this vast cathedral began in 1390; and the work...
Religious Sites Bologna
 
Basilica di San Vitale
The octagonal church of San Vitale was built in AD 547, after...
Religious Sites Ravenna
 
Battistero Neoniano
Next door to Ravenna's 18th-century cathedral, the baptistery...
Religious Sites Ravenna
 
Casa Romei
This ranks among Ferrara's loveliest Renaissance palaces. Built...
Castles / Palaces Ferrara
 
Castello Estense
The former seat of Este power, this massive castle dominates...
Museums / Galleries Ferrara
 
Domus dei Tappeti di Pietra
This archaeological site was uncovered in 1993 during digging...
Archaeological Sites Ravenna
 
Duomo
The magnificent Gothic cathedral, a few steps from the Castello...
Religious Sites Ferrara
 
Fontana del Nettuno
Sculptor Giambologna's elaborate 1563–66 Baroque fountain and...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) Bologna
 
Le Due Torri
Two landmark towers, mentioned by Dante in The Inferno, stand...
Viewpoints Bologna
 
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
The little tomb and the great church stand side by side, but...
Religious Sites Ravenna
 
Museo della Cattedrale
Some of the original decorations of the town's main church, the...
Museums / Galleries Ferrara
 
Museo Ebraico
The collection of ornate religious objects here bears witness...
Museums / Galleries Ferrara
 
Museo Internazionale della Musica
The music museum in the spectacular Palazzo Aldini Sanguinetti...
Museums / Galleries Bologna
 
Museo Nazionale
Next to the Church of San Vitale and housed in a former Benedictine...
Museums / Galleries Ravenna
 
Palazzina di Marfisa d'Este
On the busy Corso Giovecca, this grandiose 16th-century palace...
Houses / Mansions Ferrara
 
Palazzo Comunale
A mélange of building styles and constant modifications characterize...
Castles / Palaces Bologna
 
Palazzo dei Diamanti
Named for the 12,600 small, pink-and-white marble pyramids (or...
Museums / Galleries Ferrara
 
Palazzo del Podestà
This classic Renaissance palace facing the Basilica di San Petronio...
Military Sites Bologna
 
Palazzo Re Enzo
Built in 1244, this palace became home to King Enzo of Sardinia...
Castles / Palaces Bologna
 
Palazzo Schifanoia
The oldest, most characteristic area of Ferrara is south of the...
Museums / Galleries Ferrara
 
Pinacoteca Nazionale
Bologna's principal art gallery contains many works by the immortals...
Museums / Galleries Bologna
 
San Domenico
The tomb of St. Dominic, who died here in 1221, is called the...
Religious Sites Bologna
 
Sant'Apollinare Nuovo
The mosaics displayed in this church date from the early 6th...
Religious Sites Ravenna
 
Santo Stefano
This splendid and unusual basilica actually contains between...
Religious Sites Bologna
 
Tomba di Dante
The tomb of Dante is in a small neoclassical building next door...
Memorials / Monuments Ravenna
 
Università di Bologna
Take a stroll through the streets of the university area: a jumble...
Educational Institutions Bologna
 
Via delle Volte
One of the best-preserved medieval streets in Europe, the Via...
Neighborhoods / Streets Ferrara
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