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Date of last update: 19/08/2019, 16:14

Galleria Cavour was designed in the 50’s to recover a part of the city that was destroyed by the war. It is hosted partly inside antique buildings, it adjoins with the Archiginnasio and it’s not only one of the most important commercial galleries in Italy but also in Europe. In fact, it’s home to nearly 30 boutiques of the most iconic luxury brands, from fashion to jewellery, from beauty to automotive and design. It’s completely indoor and it’s visited by more than 3 million customers every year: it also hosts special events, like the enchanting lightening of Christmas decorations during the holiday season, the White Truffle Night dedicated to the precious Bologna hills white truffle, and the Bologna Design Week, attracting the worldwide best design brands.



Galleria Cavour, a project from the Fifties to recover a block completely destroyed during the Second World War, is among the most important commercial galleries in Europe and it’s in the heart of the historical city centre. 

It’s home to nearly 30 boutiques of the most iconic luxury brands, and hosts other spaces to live a special experience.

Galleria Cavour Green

Galleria Cavour Green

Galleria Cavour Green project was born in 2015 to give a new role to the historical established boutiques: to be protagonists of the cultural and artistic activities in our wonderful Bologna, famous for being an international cultural leader. 

Art, culture and luxury interlace, while respecting high ethic values, among them a high environmental consciousness and an ethic centred on preserving our history and planet for future generations.

Galleria Cavour Glam

Galleria Cavour Glam

Galleria Cavour has always been landmark for the exclusive shopping in Bologna and beyond. Since 1959, the presence of the major international brands let the Gallery to carve out a place of honor in the world of fashion luxury.

If in the capital cities of the world the elegant shopping takes place in the High Streets, Galleria Cavour is the exception to the classic rule, it is the singular covered “High street”. Strategically located in the heart of Bologna, the Gallery is hosted by historic buildings, authentic jewels of Italian Art able to hide inside themselves a little world to be discovered: it’s among historic frescoes, damasks and nineteenth-century marble floors that the most prestigious boutiques of the luxury world stand. Each year, more than 3 million visitors pass through Galleria Cavour; thanks to a perfect synergy between art, history, fashion and luxury and thanks to the exclusive events that take place each week in the free access spaces, the Galleria is one of the most prestigious high-level destinations carefully selected by a discerning international Elite tourism, always attentive to the latest trends.

  • by bus: see www.tper.it
  • by car: located in limited traffic area (ZTL). From the motorway/tangenziale closest exits: 11/11bis - 12 direction city centre

  • For shopping: Ash - Aspesi - Bottega Veneta - Brunello Cucinelli - Bulgari - Church's - Emporio Armani - Fay - Fendi - FienilArte Art Gallery - Hogan - Gazziero - GentryPortofino - Giulio Veronesi Gioielli - Gucci - Louis Vuitton - Michael Kors - Miu Miu - Piretti Antichità - Prada - Saint Laurent - Temporary Jeep & Harley Davidson - Tiffany e Co. - Tod’s - VDP Via Delle Perle - Zadig & Voltaire
  • For the best coffee and drinks: Bar & Winery - Filicori Zecchini
  • For beauty: 3’S Parrucchieri
  • For soccer’s fans: Bologna F.C. official store