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Cattedrale di San Pietro

Via Dell'Indipendenza 7, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 222112
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St Peter's cathedral

Another beautiful church including massive columns, painted ceiling, simple and ornate side chapels... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sunseeker215
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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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Again, you always have many religious buildings to see in most Italian cities but this is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Christine335
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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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Via Dell'Indipendenza 7, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another beautiful church including massive columns, painted ceiling, simple and ornate side chapels with a stunning altarpiece.

Thank Sunseeker215
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Again, you always have many religious buildings to see in most Italian cities but this is a splendid example and worth a visit.

Thank Christine335
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We just popped in to this dazzling cathedral as we were ambling down Via Dell'Indipendenza on a Saturday afternoon and so glad we did. A beautiful church with wonderful light and many items of interest. A real gem.

Thank Brighton57Belles
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Walked up the bell tower...not as arduous as some as it's circular in places and the steps are long and shallow. But there are steps, lots of them but it's rewarded with a great view over the red city!

Thank Casper9233
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I stumbled upon this church while out for a stroll, such a lovely space to wander in and reflect. Worth a visit if you are in the area

Thank doakie
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This was a nice church but nothing that would set it apart from any of the other ones we saw in Bologna- mainly because it was built in 17th & 18th century. Entrance was free but a man at entrance attempts to charge for entry...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Don't let the €5 price and daunting climb stop you! The view from the top is amazing! Perfect location in the old town to see all the beautiful sights in Bologna from above! Totally worth the cost and the extra exercise!

Thank heathalandehaan
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Bell tower worth a climb -views great. Crypts also interesting. Both included in the price but bell tower limited opening - watch out for sign out front of church indicating day and times. 5 euro entry.

Thank izzers4
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The poor review is based on the actions of the man dealing with entry. Unconvinced about paying the 5 euro entry fee, we were tempted by this man with the promise of catacombs. My mum, who had been to Bologna before, was very surprised by...More

Thank Fleur0213
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

In the middle of the city close to the public market suddenly you can see perfect historical building.It 's better decorated than San Petronio one of the famous cathedral in the Bologna.

Thank alphaville800
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Whatthehelldowecare
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Response from Juan Andrés C | Property representative |
NO! On Holidays: 8.30; 10-30; 12.00: 17.30! Look for in Facebook: Cattedralebologna
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Response from Juan Andrés C | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
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