Museum of the History of Bologna, Bologna

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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. Use our Bologna itinerary maker app to visit Museum of the History of Bologna on your trip to Bologna, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This museum is a great retelling of Bologna's past, from its pre-Roman Empire years all the way up to the late 20th century. It shows a lot of exhibits dating back ages, representing different eras. C...  more »
  • Aside from the fountain at the entrance sculpture I really excited me vis or anything. OK to travel through time the visitor, but the idea is likely to stay in tempibe lacstoria is pretty thin spaces to visit affordable. I recommend a visit only after seeing altriusei more than substance.
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  • A nice layout in an historic building. An overview of the history of the city from the Etruscans to the present day. Interesting especially some salt, even with modern technological and industrial development of the city.
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