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Bologna, the learned city

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Bologna, the learned city

Thematic guided tour to discover the history of the University of Bologna. Founded in 1088, it is considered the oldest university in the world. The guided tour will retrace the most important stages in the history of the University in chronological order. These are the main places of interest. 

Accursio Palace

The current headquarters of the Municipality of Bologna is one of the most important places in the city and is very important for the research of the origins of the university.

Archiginnasio Palace

First seat of the university, it is now the municipal library. It can boast an extraordinary collection of books and manuscripts that will enrich our visit.

Poggi Palace

Inside the Palace you will find the anatomical waxes collection, used by the medical students of the city of Bologna.

Bocchi Palace

Seat of the Hermatena Academy was founded by the humanist Achille Bocchi. Only outside visit.