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Biblioteca Malatestiana

Piazza Maurizio Bufalini 1, 47521, Cesena, Italy
+39 0547 610892
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huge library

people says that this is the oldest library in Europe, i dont know if it's true but for sure it's... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mark B
Cesena, Italy
Pretty nice historical site

Once in Cesena area this is a must see historical site. Pretty and well conserved library, this... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Aline S
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Piazza Maurizio Bufalini 1, 47521, Cesena, Italy
+39 0547 610892
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Reviewed 3 days ago

people says that this is the oldest library in Europe, i dont know if it's true but for sure it's ancient and very well furnished. staff is professional and kind. very recommended

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Once in Cesena area this is a must see historical site. Pretty and well conserved library, this UNESCO historical heritage possess a lot of value.

Thank Aline S
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

It is so beautiful and interesting place! Guide was so nice! Atmosphere was so nice! I love this library! One day I will come back there!

Thank Ola Z
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Great place especially for history buffs. A must if you visit Cesena. Molto interessante. Un posto da visitare.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Studying there for students is a great experience. With the avanguard of the Technogym fitness balls studying is more interesting.. I always study there

Thank tommasodifelice
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

They claim (and have proofs) to be one of the ancient libraries in the world. The place is awesome, you may feel the culture in the heavy air you'll breath during the visit. The visit is "short in time" but I would definitely suggest it

Thank Marco R
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Biblioteca Malatestiana is Cesena's jewel. If you visit you'll learn why, it's a place where you breathe time and the centuries before you. It houses a nice collection of bibliographic jewels and curiosities. If you're around it's a must to visit.

Thank João P
Reviewed 16 August 2016

A history spanning over 550 years, in the continuity of the place, around the original heritage, under the control and care of the same municipal authorities make the Malatesta a unique library of Cesena.

Thank Serena S
Reviewed 22 May 2016

If you are a history geek and/or book nerd, this place is somewhere you must visit if you are anywhere near Cesena! The oldest public library in the world will not disappoint! Entrance to the library is free, but to see the original area, which...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 25 March 2016

A couple of things I wish I would have known before coming here: 1) It is on the 2nd flr of the current, modern Public Library 2) You can only just walk in the door; the reading desks and essentially the library itself is roped...More

3  Thank Leila R
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