What to See in Bologna

The Certosa of Bologna

The Certosa of Bologna: a museum cemetery

The Certosa of Bologna is a unique cementery among all the graveyards of the modern necropolis of the western world. This cemetery opened in 1801, and is the result of the transformation of an important Carthusian monastery. The Certosa of Bologna is considered the very first Italian graveyard, since its

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Chiostro di San Giovanni in Monte Bologna

San Giovanni in Monte in Bologna: a hill with a long history

San Giovanni in Monte in Bologna is one of the places that most experienced historical changes during the centuries. Now, it is a University campus, but its walls welcomed at first a convent, then a prison. Over time, San Giovanni in Monte had multiple functions and, consequently, different valuations of

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Basilica di Santo Stefano, Bologna

Seven Churches: a treasure in the center of Bologna

The church of Santo Stefano is a very peculiar place, with an unmistakably bolognese style, that will enchant you in every time of the year. Also known as the Complex of the Seven Churches, the Basilica is a mixture of architectural complexity and variety, all surrounded by the mystery of

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Museums in Bologna: a must-see heritage

La Dotta (The Erudite, an appellation of Bologna) is a city full of history and culture. The museums you can visit are plenty and thanks to them you will collect unique memories. Bologna offers many cultural choices that respond to all kinds of demands, both for children and adults. What

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Chiesa di Santa Maria del Baraccano

Sanctuary of Santa Maria del Baraccano

Do you want to know the history and curiosities of the Sanctuary of Santa Maria del Baraccano? Come and discover them with us! In Piazza del Baraccano in Bologna, in the area of Porta Santo Stefano, you will come across a beautiful church of the fifteenth century: it is the

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The Basilica of Santa Maria dei Servi

Do you want to know the history and curiosities of the Basilica of Santa Maria dei Servi? It represents an incredible artwork in gothic style and a very important point for the citizens. The history of the Basilica of Santa Maria dei Servi The Basilica of Santa Maria dei Servi

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