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Piazza Maggiore 1 | Under the Podesta' Palace, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Palazzo del Podesta has one of the most entertaining surprises of Bologna. While you are walking under the arch of the palace, you may see people turned their faces to the pillars of the wall and laughing. This is the place of whispering walls. You...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Flyngdtchmn
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Located in Piazza Maggiore it is well worth a visit to see the interesting architecture. Plenty of places nearby to grab a coffee, drink or a bite to eat.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sarah_j_c_3
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

On the Piazza Maggiore are many important buildings of Bologna. One of them is this palazzo. Interesting architecture with a tower too.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank FayeInAmsterdam
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Whilst this building still houses civic adminstration for Bologna some rooms are open to the public at no charge, there is also the civic art collection which does incur a charge. We only visited the public rooms and were lucky to see the Red Room...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JeanChippenham
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Went here when visiting Bologna and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Located on the main square it is easy to find.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This is built during the 13th century and is located on Piazza Maggoire along with the most populatlr church in Bologna. It has a nice architectual and is worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Bologna is a lovely place full of culture and beautiful places to visit we would recommend the city bus tours so much it take in

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

You have to see this when you are in bologna, it is really beautiful and it is full of history and stories , make sure you have a guide. We did this without and I think you will miss something's

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank SelineCR
Reviewed 21 July 2017

From this piazza you can sit on the cathedral steps and just watch the world go by or, you can take a break in one of the cafe's and watch the world go by! Opposite the cathedral, next to the tourist office are the Whispering...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Christine A
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Breathtaking architecture and a true Old town Italy feel.... Food, and shopping galore. We totally enjoyed our sunday afternoon walk around all of Bologna. We were here July 2 2016

Date of experience: August 2016
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