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Teatro Anatomico

Piazza Galvani 2, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 276811
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“marble slab” (20 reviews)
“beautiful room” (11 reviews)
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Piazza Galvani 2, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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+39 051 276811
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"medical students"
in 27 reviews
"marble slab"
in 20 reviews
"beautiful room"
in 11 reviews
"wooden statues"
in 11 reviews
"human body"
in 16 reviews
"anatomical theatre"
in 20 reviews
"tiered seats"
in 5 reviews
"modern medicine"
in 4 reviews
"operating theatre"
in 6 reviews
"lecture hall"
in 9 reviews
"stabat mater"
in 13 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 22 reviews
"fascinating place to visit"
in 4 reviews
"during wwii"
in 4 reviews
"amazing history"
in 4 reviews
"step back in time"
in 4 reviews
"oldest university"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were there at the same time as a tour party so had the benefit of their guide explaining the history which was very interesting. Worth a visit as a beuatiul place.

Thank Moir
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Inside the wooden room one can find brochures describing the history of the place. It is quite a good reading. The room itself is not big and some of the interior decorations are not original, as the whole building suffered a lot during the war,...More

Thank Ravalus
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One would not expect a highly decorated and wood panelled room to be an anatomical theatre, but so it is. There is still the table and seats for students, as well as the special stand for the professors, when not teaching directly from the table....More

Thank Katrien S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though the theatre itself is just one room and you have to rely on a printed factsheet, it is really impressive and the wooden sculptures are amazing.

1  Thank Sara S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were amazed how ornate the inside of the theatre was, particularly the ceiling. Worth stopping off to see.

Thank Oliver_G_London
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifull wallpaintings, oustandig library, good atmosphere! And off course: the medieval college room: impressive.

Thank Xandra070
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While the whole thing is interesting, they charge a rather steep price for the limited access you're granted.

Thank MikeStein
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located inside the historic Bologna university buildings just off Piazza Maggiore just before entering the Piazza Galvani. The building courtyard contains a series of historic plaques and coats of arms commemorating professors and students. The visit allows access to the historic anatomy theatre which is...More

Thank Andrew R
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

If you work in the medical field, this will be an amazing experience! Not much else to say, you have to see for yourself!

Thank Markus U
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

It's the first building of the university of Bologna. The building is small, so you can visit in 30 min even if you wish. the entry is only 3 EUR. But inside, it's really quite inspiring - you can really imagine how the first lectures...More

Thank Simona G
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