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  • 1. Santo Stefano

    University area | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    This splendid and unusual basilica contains between four and seven connected churches (authorities differ). A 4th-century temple dedicated to...Read More

  • 2. Basilica di San Petronio

    Piazza Maggiore | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Construction on this vast cathedral began in 1390; and the work, as you can see, still isn't finished more than 600 years later. The wings of...Read More

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  • 3. Fontana del Nettuno

    Piazza Maggiore | Fountain

    Sculptor Giambologna's elaborate 1563–66 Baroque fountain and monument to Neptune occupying Piazza Nettuno has been aptly nicknamed "Il Gigante...Read More

  • 4. Le Due Torri

    East of Piazza Maggiore | Notable Building

    Two landmark medieval towers, mentioned by Dante in The Inferno, stand side by side in the compact Piazza di Porta Ravegnana. Once, every...Read More

  • 5. MAMbo


    The museum—the name stands for Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna, or Bologna's Museum of Modern Art—houses a permanent collection of modern art...Read More

  • 6. Museo Internazionale e Biblioteca della Musica di Bologna

    University area | Museum/Gallery

    The music museum in the spectacular Palazzo Aldini-Sanguinetti, with its 17th- and 18th-century frescoes, offers among its exhibits a 1606...Read More

  • 7. Palazzo Comunale

    Piazza Maggiore | Government Building

    When Bologna was an independent city-state, this huge palace dating from the 13th to 15th century was the seat of government—a function it still...Read More

  • 8. Palazzo del Podestà

    Piazza Maggiore | Notable Building

    This classic Renaissance palace facing the Basilica di San Petronio was erected in 1484, and attached to it is the soaring Torre dell'Arengo...Read More

  • 9. Palazzo Re Enzo

    Piazza Maggiore | Castle/Palace

    Built in 1244, this palace became home to King Enzo of Sardinia, who was imprisoned here in 1249 after he was captured during the fierce battle...Read More

  • 10. Pinacoteca Nazionale

    University area | Museum/Gallery

    Bologna's principal art gallery contains many works by the immortals of Italian painting; its prize possession is the Ecstasy of St. Cecilia...Read More

  • 11. San Domenico

    South of Piazza Maggiore | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The tomb of St. Dominic, who died here in 1221, is called the Arca di San Domenico, and is found in this church in the sixth chapel on the right...Read More

  • 12. Università di Bologna

    University area | Educational Institution

    Take a stroll through the streets of the university area: a jumble of buildings, some dating as far back as the 15th century and most to the...Read More

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