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Palazzo della Ragione

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to visit in Padova, located in thé City center,the are many restaurants and shops!but becareful with ZTL

Thank XIAO1581
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large interior containing an extremely large wooden horse. The frescoes are worth a look however on the day we attended they were overshadowed by an art exhibition The Padua pass gets you entry for free however expect to pay 4€ extra if there is an...More

Thank Susanne J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found the entry price to be too expensive for what was there. The things we wanted to see would be surrounded by modern art exhibits and it was more expensive than most of the things we had seen previously. The building itself is nice...More

Thank WinterBabyLove
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Stefano Mutti was our local guide for this attraction during my Globus tour. Excellent guide explaining about this.

Thank Elena246
Reviewed July 22, 2018

It was impressive to see a Medieval hall of this size and also to view its painted walls. Unfortunately, this space also seems to be used as an exhibition hall. When I was there, it was featuring an artist who produces large sculptures that involve...More

Thank GalFromNY10
Reviewed July 16, 2018

absultely one of the nicest place in Padova, some days there is also middle they build stands for selling cheese , olives etc. must see

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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

The Palazzo's interior is even more stunning than it's exterior. You will not believe how huge it is inside. The market itself closes quite early but the selection, from meats to cheeses to fruit, is perfect. The art display inside will not be to everyone's...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

The vast hall above the market is truly amazing. The walls are covered with frescos of the zodiac and you need the crib sheet or you miss some. An art exhibition was bring held within when we visited which was interesting.

Thank PollyEastbourneUK
Reviewed May 26, 2018

With our apartment only three short blocks away, visiting the Palazzo della Ragione – Palace of Reason, built in 1218 to house the courts – should have been easy. However, this vast hall, with purportedly the world’s largest unsupported roof, was closed when we tried...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Palazzo della Ragione is an impressive medieval building between the Piazza della Frutta and the Piazza del Erbe. The building has its origin in the 13th century. It has been claimed that on the first floor the roof is the largest in Europe unsupported by...More

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