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Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano

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Address: Via Santo Stefano, 24 | Piazza S.Stefano - Bologna, 40125 Bologna, Italy
Phone Number: +39 051 223256
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Beautiful, historic structure located on a large piazza in Bologna. This is the top attraction in Bologna as far as we are concerned. We almost missed it as it is not easy to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Beautiful, historic structure located on a large piazza in Bologna. This is the top attraction in Bologna as far as we are concerned. We almost missed it as it is not easy to find from the direction that we approached from. There are multiple rooms and many objects to look at. It seems preserved as it was several hundred years... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

We have visited Italy many times since 1995. Bologna is a city with an extremely friendly atmosphere, very few tourists and an abundance of sights. The basilica is just one of them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

This is the most beautiful religious building in Bologna and it's situated on the most peaceful square in Bologna, Piazza Santo Stefano.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Seven church in one a MUST see in Bologna ,locate in a magicand beautiful square. Go at night for a walk with the person you love and sit in the square ,the light ,the silence and the beauty just Magic

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

lovely church in a quiet corner of the city. Lots to see inside and nice and cool on a very hot day. Priests were singing when we visited which added to the atmosphere. One of the largest pulpits I've ever seen. Close to some good shopping as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Plunge into history wjth big H ! This was for us one of the most impressive religious monuments we have ever visited.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I wandered around this area for about 2 hours. I love visiting churches and this one is very interesting. There are different structures to see here: the basilica, the museum, the church and smaller parishes inside the same structure. Each one dedicated to a different saint or virgin. The oldest structure is the one on the far left which dates... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Quite fascinating once you step through the doors of this modest looking church in a quaint square in Bologna. A quite unique experience to walk through the interlinked chapels and see how they evolved. Quiet and atmospheric. Even the little museum/gift shop is tranquil!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This church once comprised 7 separate churches and has now been combined into just 3! It it quite simple and very charming and although significantly smaller that the main Cathedral, I thought it to be really nice. It is quiet and peaceful and there are lots of places to stroll around as you move through the various parts of it!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The basilica has expanded many times and is fascinating. The area was amazing to walk aroundand very easy to find with a map.

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Address: Via Santo Stefano, 24 | Piazza S.Stefano - Bologna, 40125 Bologna, Italy
Phone Number: +39 051 223256
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna

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