Museo per la Storia dell'Università di Pavia
Università degli Studi di Pavia
The University of Pavia was formally established in 1361 by Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, although there had been a school of divinity...
More than 100 medieval watchtowers once enveloped the old town; the trio of watchtowers on Piazza di Leonardo da Vinci is all that...
Looming over the old town is the red-brick Castello Visconteo, built in 1360 for Galeazzo II Visconti. Inside the forbidding ramparts is...
Try the pizzocheri valtellinesi (a fresh buckwheat ribbon pasta served with vegetables).
Museo per la Storia dell'Università di Pavia information
Lonely Planet review
The stately campus of the Università degli Studi di Pavia houses the small Museo per la Storia dell’Università di Pavia , with exhibits on its history.