The Cappella Colleoni was built between 1472 and 1476 as a magnificent mausoleum-cum-chapel for the Bergamese mercenary commander...
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Begun in 1137, the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore is quite a mishmash of styles. To its whirl of Romanesque apses (on which some...
This octagonal baptistry was built in 1340 but moved to its present spot in 1898.
Things have changed little since the original wine dealer started here in 1848. Elegant tables with delicate wrought-iron-backed chairs...
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Museo Donizettiano information
The Museo Donizettiano is an ornate hall housing the piano and manuscripts of Bergamo’s favourite musical son, Gaetano Donizetti (1797–1848).