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Via Santo Stefano 4, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 239660
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Beautiful Palazzo neat the Two Towers in Bologna city center. Worth checking out and taking some photos

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Built in 1382 the age of this palace is apparent as you walk into the square. Old yes. Beautiful definitely. The lines are just so elegant. And the timber is so interesting. Just imagine how much history of the city has been played out in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Possibly the most arresting example of late Gothic architecture, this palazzo continues to draw one's eyes to it (as do the various late medieval houses nearby).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bill H
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

People walk past this all the time without realising its history. It is definitely worth a look. Find about it before you visit so you can appreciate it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank giacomina17
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Bologna may not seem like it has much to offer...until you hit the main plaza. Great area filled with stores and restaurants. Amazing architecture and history.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lorry C
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

At face value, it is pretty to look at but you would walk away after 2 minutes. A good guide book or guide would make this building come to life with its history, the judgments and punishements that took place and the documentation within its...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 432JamesD
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We were walking by and noticed this interesting Gothic-looking building and went in. It is truly an elegant, brick palace with an interesting history. It was designed by Antonio di Vincenzo in 1391 (famous for having designed the Palazzo Re Enzo and the Basilica of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lpMaggi713
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Interesting building and a very nice area to explore with lots of shops and restaurants. Areas to sit and people watch also.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank flamarlin
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Home to the official width of tagliatelle but all you can see is 1 room and 1 staircase so maybe pop your head in for 5 minutes

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Oliver_G_London
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The city centre is pretty small, so you'll eventually find yourself here even if you hadn't planned on it- and you'll be glad you did. The architecture and wall paintings are worth it alone!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Restless13Soul
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