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Basilica di Santa Maria dei Servi Bologna

Strada Maggiore 50, 40125 Bologna, Italy
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7 Jun 2017
“Basilica ”
11 May 2017
“Easter Sunday”
Strada Maggiore 50, 40125 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

As you wander through the narrow almost medieval streets you'll come upon the magnificent Basilica. Certainly worth a visit. Enjoy

Thank EDD1967_83
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Did not know where to go to mess, and found this great church.. loved the strutture of this church, inside is dark, but a very interesting church to visit🎈🎈🎈🎈🎈🎈

Thank Antoniette D
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience there! I am afraid to say that is certainly one of the most beautiful churches on Italy. It's currently been restored, and despite this you can see stunning works of art from IVX's and a beautiful Cimabue Madonna. It's all...More

Thank Julianne L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We went out of our way to visit it, in order to see Cimabue's Madonna Enthroned. When we finally found it, it was in a dark chapel with a locked iron gate about three metres from the painting. There was a light for fifty cents,...More

Thank valnowell
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I have visited many historic religious sites in Bologna but this was one which Inshall remember for its simplicity and sense of quietude. I recommend it when one requires the need to step off the tourist routes of Bologna.

Thank JemimaCambridge
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Didn't go inside but the walls were beutiful. Would have wanted to visit inside, maybe some time....

Thank emmaB1010WH
Reviewed 20 June 2016

"Strada Maggiore" is a street, formerly just outside the Bologna's perimeter in the Roman era, which followed not the orientation of urban gridiron, but that of the country "centuriatio": it indeed constitutes the axis of this rural centuriatio, being actually the stretch of the ancient...More

Thank Brun066
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Beautifully situated jumble of buildings with some very interesting things to see. Peaceful and evocative. Recommended.

Thank MarkCheshire
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

A colourful display of service men and women outside, the national anthem being played but inside the Church is was quiet and beautiful. Well worth a visit as this was intended to be the largest Church in the world till St Peter's in Rome took...More

1  Thank Annie D
Reviewed 21 May 2016

a nice square in front, a plain fassade, and tons of decorataion inside of limited artistic value... if it is on your way through the city, have a look, even step in, but don't expect much. not a top-ten visit therefore, but an eventual rainy...More

Thank r0landbrunner
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