Metropolitana di San Pietro
This astounding museum is an exposition space encased in a Renaissance mansion given over primarily to temporary art. The biggest draw,...
Palazzo del Podestà
Dating to the 13th century, the Palazzo del Podestà was the original residence of Bologna's chief magistrate. Beneath the palazzo ...
Museo Civico Medievale
The Museo Civico Medievale is in the 15th-century Palazzo Ghilisardi-Fava. Of interest in the museum are the fine frescoes by Jacopo...
A refined cafe serving an unusual range of coffees, Terzi is a great spot to toy with a caffè con prugna e cannella (espresso with plum...
‘We only serve proper Bolognese food here, none of that spaghetti stuff’, announces your loquacious but humorous waiter. You’d better...
Metropolitana di San Pietro information
Lonely Planet review
A short walk north of Piazza Maggiore, Bologna’s cathedral, the Metropolitana di San Pietro has suffered redevelopment many times over the centuries. More a landmark than somewhere to search out, it stands opposite the Museo Civico Medievale.