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Giardini Margherita

Viale Massimo Meliconi, 1 - 40136 Bologna (BO)

Reference maps: F-6

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Date of last update: 04/02/2020, 10:41

Giardini Margherita is the most popular park in Bologna as well as the largest covering 26 hectares.

Inaugurated in 1879 as Passeggio Regina Margherita, the park still maintains most of its original layout inspired by the English Romantic parks.

While the park was being laid out, an Etruscan burial ground was discovered where the magnificent travertine grave at the side of the central lawn was found. On the southern side of the pond there is a short open-air stretch of the ancient Savena canal (1176), one of the waterways that once characterized the city.

by bus: lines and timetables on the website www.tper.it
by car: ring road exits n. 11/11bis-12 direction city center

WI-FI area: coverage of the square in front of the Liberty-style building (Piazzale Mario Jacchia).

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