Museum of the History of Bologna, Bologna

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History Museum
Museum of the History of Bologna is devoted to the city’s history from the Etruscans to the present day. You will find countless displays and exhibits, including an archaeological piece reconstructing a Roman road. Interactive activities cater to all ages. As you explore the halls, keep in mind that Mozart was once a student here. Audio guides are available in English, and informational videos also play on loop. Put Museum of the History of Bologna and other Bologna attractions into our Bologna itinerary planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Best thing here is the virtual reality area, where you get to interact and fly over old town Bologna. The building itself is also very beautiful. Let down I'm afraid by a very miserable bunch of staff...  more »
  • I really appreciated getting a quick overview of the long and fascinating history of Bologna. There is a very good audio guide which I recommend (it's free) because...none of the signage is in English...  more »
  • I love city history museums, and this one makes an effort to offer multi-media experiences. New this year is a virtual reality walk through medieval Bologna called "La Macchina del Tempo." I thought i...  more »