"Palazzo dell?archiginnasio" Palazzo dell'Archiginnasio Tip by Gillianina

Palazzo dell'Archiginnasio, Bologna: 24 reviews and 82 photos


Facing San Petronio, on your left following the portico you find the Palazzo dell?Archiginnasio. The Archiginnasio was the main building of the University from1563 to 1803. Now it?s the seat of one of the richest City libraries in Italy.
The courtyard is worth visiting: you can see monuments to famous professors of the University of Bologna and blazons of students coming from different countries. It's the biggest collection of blazons in the world.

Address: Piazza Galvani, 1
Phone: 051 276811
Website: http://www.archiginnasio.it/

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  • Written Dec 18, 2004
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