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Palazzo del Podesta, Bologna

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#12 of 36 in Historic Sites in Bologna
Government Building Architectural Building
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  • Turning to the historical center of Bologna we found the piazza Maggiore and therefore couldn't help but notice the various historic buildings including the palazzo Podestà important structure where rises the torre dell'arengo Square Tower.
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  • From this piazza you can sit on the cathedral steps and just watch the world go by or, you can take a break in one of the cafe's and watch the world go by! Opposite the cathedral, next to the tourist ...  more »
  • Breathtaking architecture and a true Old town Italy feel.... Food, and shopping galore. We totally enjoyed our sunday afternoon walk around all of Bologna. We were here July 2 2016  more »
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  • Yes, one of those places with pillars where you can whisper in one corner and it will be heard at one on the opposite side... Place with lots of history.
  • Nice place to chill
  • Lovely building
  • Fantastic palazzo overlooking Piazza Maggiore. The architect is the same man who designed the Kremlin in Moscow. The belfry every year sounds the day of liberation.
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  • Under the building where the guests can enjoy discovering the sound bows 4
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