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A church with beautiful ornaments. It is not always open as Catholic churches usually are. This is... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Oslo, Norway
Unexpected Gem!

Located off the beaten path of the main streets of Bologna, this 800yr old Church was a gem! Small... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Phoenix, Arizona
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31 May 2018
28 Jun 2018
“Chiesa di San Martino ”
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Via Guglielmo Oberdan 25, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 234662
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

While in Bologna, Strolling the streets we saw this church. The art depicted over the front door entrance interested me, unfortunately it was not open and I could not get a glimpse of what treasures it held inside.

Thank Jeffthehangman
Reviewed 1 June 2018

A church with beautiful ornaments. It is not always open as Catholic churches usually are. This is well worth a visit. Moody and great.

Thank ProfessorTravell
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We found this church by chance after a visit to Palazzo Poggi museum. It is in Bologna's Jewish Quarter and its location is not very central. It has spacious interior with several chapels where beautiful paintings by Renaissance artists can be seen. The altarpiece is...More

Thank Nik R
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Located off the beaten path of the main streets of Bologna, this 800yr old Church was a gem! Small but full of beautiful architecture. You are allowed to take pictures, but please be very quiet. When your done vising this gem, walk across the street...More

Reviewed 28 September 2016

We attended a wedding ceremony in this beautiful old church and took some time to walk around and appreciate the art works. It is located not far off the main thoroughfare of Via dell'Independenza on Via Marsala and Via Guglielmo Oberdan. There is a Medieval...More

Thank DrJHBickel
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Such a nice way up to the famous church on the hill! During a hot day you are able to find a shadowy place under the arches! 666 of them and you will find to god upstairs. Definitely not found him, but apparently a beautiful...More

Thank Kalli_Helgasson
Reviewed 28 May 2015

The Chiesa di San Martino is located a bit on the side of the main tourist streets. This might be the reason why this church is relatively quiet. We met here no tourists but were impressed by the simple beauty of this church and the...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2015

What about this church, externally is very simple and even among the most beautiful in the city, the facade shows exactly the originality of its construction. Construction took place in the thirteenth century. The amazing thing however is inside rather glitzy, immediately hit the beautiful...More

Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Really worth visiting! There is also a pation with arches (as whole Bologna). There is one of the most antient and beautil organ in Europe!

Thank Agent007007
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