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Bologna: Audio-Guided Archiginnasio Visit with Food Tasting

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Activity provider: BOLOGNA TOUR
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Bologna: Audio-Guided Archiginnasio Visit with Food Tasting

Activity provider: BOLOGNA TOUR
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Enjoy an audio-guided tour of the Archiginnasio, commissioned by Cardinal Borromeo between 1562 and 1563. Discover all of its prominent rooms and hallways.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
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Italian, English
Audio guide included
Italian, English, Spanish
Wheelchair accessible


  • Visit the Archiginnasio Palace made by architect Antonio Morandi
  • Walk through the open galleries with its inscriptions and monuments
  • Enjoy delicious local food
Full description
The Archiginnasio is one of the most important palaces in Bologna. Located in the heart of the historic centre of the city, once the hearquarter of the ancient University, it is now the main library of Bologna. The Anatomical Theatre was the room used for the anatomy lectures held at the school of medicine. Scanning the QR code audio guide with your smartphone, you will discover the history of the oldest University in the world and the testimony of its long and important activity. At the end of the tour, you will be able to enjoy a taste of typical products in the city centre.
  • Bologna Tour welcome staff
  • Entrance to Archiginnasio Palace and Anatomical Theatre
  • QR code audio guide
  • Food tasting voucher
  • Map of Bologna
  • Headphones
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
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3.5 /5

based on 6 reviews

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Excellent organization and tour of high cultural depth

January 2, 2023

Getyourguide offers qr code to access the same audio guide present for free inside the Archiginnasio. In the latter there is also a link to very effective explanatory videos. I was not interested in tastings, they were not the reason for my choice. In summary, if you are only interested in visiting Archigginasio, you just need the entrance ticket, with which you have an audio and video guide available

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January 11, 2022

October 24, 2022


Product ID: 252607