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Museo Civico Medievale

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Via Alessandro Manzoni 4, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 219 3916
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some say this is a small museum but it has 22 rooms over two floors, interesting artifacts from around the world including religious and medieval items, armory, weaponry and some lovely stain glass as well as pottery and statues. At €5 you also get entry...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Museum design has progressed through 3 generations since this one was designed. There are even some exhibits displayed in drawers (textiles). There are static exhibits of weapons and artifacts with no story about one of the greatest medieval cities in Europe. Maybe since so much...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to this small museum in Bologna. The collection is not large but what they have is interesting. It gives you some of the history of Bologna. The staff was very pleasant and helpful.

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This museum has medieval artifacts of all kinds: sculpture, books, arms, small curiosities and devotional objects. There are room guides in Italian and English. If you like medieval art, this museum is a good use of your time.

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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

This was a very enjoyable to have a look around for about an hour. The staff were very helpful when we needed English translations for the different artefacts. Also as we were both students we got in for free so that was great!

Thank Deirdre N
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We came here as we had an hour or so to fill and thought this could be interesting, we managed to get in for 3 Euro, i'm not sure why we got a reduced rate but we did. We entered and soon realised that all...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Interesting enough for half an hour, but nothing special. worth a look if your stuck for something to do for half hour

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 14 June 2018

A very pleasant and fairly small museum, but the outstanding attraction are the elaborately sculpted medieval tombstones showing law professors and their students taking notes.

Thank rgl201
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Large collection. Interesting. Even if you do not take the English audio package there is English cards with information in every section.

Thank Anemari O
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Lot of artifacts,especially medieval statues,nice weaponry collection,and impressive collection of colorful medieval books.

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