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Porta San Mamolo

Piazza di Porta San Mamolo - 40136 Bologna (BO)

Date of last update: 09/05/2016, 17:32

Porta San Mamolo is no more existing, it was destroyed with the wall in 1903. The gate was built in the 12th century and rebuilt several times. A drawbridge over the moat was added in 1334. A new keep was built in 1417. Despite its full restoration in 1850, the gate was demolished in the fever of “progress”.

 

Source: "Restauro delle porte di Bologna 2007-2009"

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by car: ring road exits  n. 11/11bis-12 direction city center

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