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Palazzo Comunale

Piazza Maggiore 6, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 203111
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Interesting building

A very interesting building. A fascinating story about the statue on the outside which has been... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
David C
Walsall, United Kingdom
This Town Hall is worth a look round!

You can't really miss this building as it towers over the Piazza Maggiore with the bronze statue of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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Piazza Maggiore 6, 40124 Bologna, Italy
Santo Stefano
+39 051 203111
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very interesting building. A fascinating story about the statue on the outside which has been various people over a period of time.

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't really miss this building as it towers over the Piazza Maggiore with the bronze statue of Pope Gregory XIII above the main portal of the palace. When you wander through the arches (on the left side of the facade) and into the central...More

Thank CalBristol
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Very interesting building, free art exhibition was inside. Loved the internal staircase. Beautiful building

Thank deebeeLincsUk
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Only knowing that this was the municipal building we just wandered in and looked around. I especially liked seeing the council chambers and how modern design, lighting and sound systems were integrated into the ancient environment. We missed the museum part as we had already...More

1  Thank Harold J
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The Palazzo was the town hall and before that was for several centuries where the Cardinal Legates lived while they ran Bologna on behalf of the Pope. The art collection is in their Winter Apartment so it gives an idea of the style they lived...More

1  Thank AJJS1
Reviewed 11 July 2017

All old building of Bologna in red color of brick's are to nice to me. Bologna ROSSA is one of the names for this city and it is really something special. Same like they call Bologna magra what means Fat, because you can always eat...More

Thank lutakmoj
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is right off the piazza andshould not be missed. It is sort of the city offices, but with an incredible amount of artwork and history.

Thank Robert95765
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

A not so big museum, but certainly worthwhile to visit. Located in a historic building, where the peaces of art are well displayed. Some great peaces.

Thank Hans J
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This Palazzo is in Piazza Maggiore and is very impressive inside & out. The rear exterior resembles a medieval fortress. The Palazzo's top floors contain a museum artwork, furniture, & frescoes while part of downstairs was a library. There was a lot of medieval artwork...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A vibrant part of the city, full of street musicians and activities on a Sunday afternoon. Locals and tourists alike enjoying the beautiful spring weather.

Thank SebyQofB
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