Squares have always been places for meetings and clashes, a natural stage for events, extremely versatile and ever changing over time, always in the heart of the city life.
The Torre degli Asinelli will be closed from October 21 to October 25 for maintenance on the summit.
The two towers Garisenda and Asinelli are the traditional symbol of Bologna, strategically standing where the old Aemilian way entered the town. In the late 12th century, at least one hundred towers dotted the town's skyline, but today only twenty have survived the ravages of fire, warfare and lightning.
Bologna is not only beautiful in the city itself, but also in the rolling hills and long stretches of lowland. And you will also find fortresses, castles, parish churches and timeless Medieval hamlets.
Discovering the University of Bologna through its places and streets.
One of the most interesting pianist of today will interpret the complete Études by Chopin, among the most beloved pages in the history of piano, to inaugurate the XXXIII Season by Musica Insieme.
The corpus of the exhibition was created by 50 works never seen before in the Emilian capital.
This year's Urban Trekking will be slow but as always interesting and engaging. Slow Tourism is, in fact, the main theme of the XVI Urban Trekking National Day which will take place in Italy on Thursday 31st October.
The biggest autumn festival of the Bolognese Apennines gathers all the events dedicated to the fine white truffle of the Bolognese hills, including markets and truffle-based menus.
Discover the wine and food traditions of Bologna in the medieval town market and drink in the atmosphere of one of the city’s oldest and most important traditional markets.?
Friday and Saturday, € 25.00 per person - 10% off for Bologna Welcome Card holders
Guess what: in the 13th century Bologna was dominated by more than 100 towers? Today only 24 have survived. Discover them on this rambling, walking tour.
Every Saturday except for August, starting from € 15.00 per person
Save up to € 53 on ticket costs
Save up to € 73 on ticket costs