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More glory in Bologna

Just when you think you’ve seen all the big cathedrals in Bologna you come across this. In a street... read more

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Large Cathedral

Popped in stunning architecture and impressive stain glass and altars. You can go up on to the roof... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just when you think you’ve seen all the big cathedrals in Bologna you come across this. In a street full of the brand name retailers you see everywhere Zara H&M etc suddenly this magnificent building appears. So impressive inside and out. Do visit

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in stunning architecture and impressive stain glass and altars. You can go up on to the roof for a few euros and get a panoramic view of Bologna.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One must wonder, when do these places get busy. The size and finish on the building is something to see, lots of interest.

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

I was on business in Florence, Italy and had a day off. During my day off, I traveled with a colleague to Bologna. We walked all around Bologna. We stopped in this church and enjoyed the visit. Just beautiful - a must see if you...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Very large church with plenty of interesting side altars, a cavernous nave, and finely/decorated high altar. It’s one of those churches that is large enough inside to have some good acoustic capabilities, so on a quiet morning, you’ll hear the echoes of every footstep loud...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

Arrived when someone was playing the organ which was wonderful and gave a very good atmosphere to look around. The lamps are amazing these line the nave area. a peaceful spot in the middle of the city.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

The Cathedral is well worth a visit especially since there is so much to do and see in the immediate vicinity.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

From the outside on Via dell'Independenza, you could almost miss this building as it is so plain but step inside and it has the typical grandeur of an Italian cathedral - huge, baroque styling with lots of works of art to enjoy. Free to enter,...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

This cathedral is dedicated to St. Peter and is the seat and the metropolitan cathedral of the Archbishop of Bologna. Most of the present building dates from the 17th century, with a few parts from the late 16th century The interior is Baroque. It gives...More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Beautiful baroque cathedral. On the outside, it is just lined up as part of this major street, but inside it is something really special.

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