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Ghirlandina

Piazza Grande, Modena, Italy
+39 059 203 2660
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Piazza Grande, Modena, Italy
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is well worth climbing to the viewing platform of this tower; the view over the rooftops of Modena is spectacular. Unfortunately it is very difficult to take photos as the openings in the walls are covered with small-mesh grilles, presumably to keep pigeons out...More

Thank Una H
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

The tower offers a nice climb and would give you a fantastic foto opportunity if the windows wouldn't be blocked by bars. I can understand they dont want people to drop objects or cameras - but thats why glass or plastic windows have been invented!

Thank Typvonnebenan
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you want to see from high stunning views of the beautiful Мodena, can climb the tower against the normal amount of input.

Thank Iamivo
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Ghirlandina in my heart ... a piece of history of modena , romantic and romanic element of the primary square

Thank tania_mo
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Pay the entry fee and go up 200 steps only if you are bored, or desperate for exercise. The view at the top is only good on one of the four sides and it is not so good (see photo). If you really want to...More

2  Thank Connector_2012
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit, definitely have to visit this place the surrounding areas. Amazing history in this tower and the cathedral area. Beautiful area at night.

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Experienced much as its described in guide books and Wikipedia. In center of old city surrounded by shops, restaurants and swarming tourists (like us)

Thank architect95
Reviewed 6 September 2016

There are a lot of steps to get to the top so you will need to have good mobility. There are signs giving information on the history and information boards at the top showing the buildings and points of interest. There are views over all...More

Thank Shepherdj2011
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Climbed the steps to the top 3€ to get in. Leaflets in English and receptionist spoke reasonable English. Hardly anyone climbing tower so had the views to ourselves from the top. Beautiful old tower dating from 1099.

Thank maggie1966
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The entrance is between the duomo and the towr. Entry is E3 or E2 reduced. The steps are wide and not too steep. There are quite a lot though! Whilst there are grills on the windows, mobile phone photos work just fine if you get...More

Thank JackieTrainor
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