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SAN LUCA’S CHURCH - PATHWAY TO PARADISE

A trip to the Church of San Luca should be top of everyone’s Bologna itinerary. The five miles there and back make for a long walk that is also one of the...

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THE TWO TOWERS OF BOLOGNA: ASINELLI AND GARISENDA

What The Eiffel Tower is to Paris, the Two Towers are to Bologna: the symbol of the city, built between 1109 and 1119, they make an...

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Visit Palazzo Pallavicini

The reopening of Palazzo Pallavicini is a major event for the town of Bologna.

 

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The Lost Map of Bologna Comes Home - Palazzo Pepoli

At some point during the jubilee year of 1575, when Rome was filled with tens of thousands of pilgrims from all over Christendom, Pope Gregory XIII commissioned a new...

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A HOUSE OF MANY MANSIONS - SANTO STEFANO SEVEN CHURCHES

There is a little Zion in the heart of Bologna. It is the basilica of Santo Stefano, which for more than a thousand years has been known as the ‘sancta...

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Teatro Comunale Bologna

In the second half of the eighteenth century, Bologna was a European centre of excellence for the study and performance of music, on a par with London and Leipzig,...

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PALAZZO PEPOLI - MUSEUM OF THE HISTORY OF BOLOGNA - ARTE FIERA 2012

Of the city’s palaces, Pepoli Palace is one of the most austere and least pretentious. But it has been reinvented in a way that is decidedly impressive and...

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ARENA DEL SOLE

The Arena del Sole, "a place for day-time shows", as reported on the inscription above the entrance, was inaugurated on 5 July 1810.

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PALAZZO FAVA - EXHIBITION CENTRE

Frescoed on the first floor by Annibale, Agostino and Ludovico Carracci in their early days, Palazzo Fava was described by Roberto Longhi as “a...

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