This tour will take you discover the story of the most ancient university of the world!
You will stroll the university district, crowded with students, and visit the Bologna University Museums which are housed in the beautiful Palazzo Poggi, current seat of Bologna university. You will enter the Archiginnasio Palace, first permanent seat of the school. Here is the famous Anatomical Theatre, where dissections were held, enriched of statues of doctors and sculptures of anatomy. The tour will take you to the astronomical observatory of Bologna, known as La Specola.
Tour operates: Tuesday to Sunday except bank holidays
Duration: 4:00 hours
Starting times: 09:00am
Pickup: your hotel in central Bologna or Piazza Maggiore by Neptune Fountain
Type: private walking tour
The tour includes:
Expert local guide,
orientation tour of Bologna,
admission fee to Palazzo Poggi,
La Specola Observatory,
Palazzo dell’Archiginnasio (Anatomical Theatre and Stabat Mater)
Each private tour can be customized according to your needs.