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Inspiring

Unfortunately, for us, the church is currently closed for renovation, but it's still possibly to... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
logicsticks
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Beautiful and peaceful

I always found a little bit creepy the visits in cemeteries as tourist, but in Italy they really... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
BrigittaS148
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Madrid, Spain
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Jun 17, 2018
“pillared excellent symmetry cum lavender drops”
Oct 16, 2017
“Inspiring”
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

Twice a visit today alone. An exceptional location and saw very little of it since it occupies a good area structured submissively. Spacious, manicured, lavender studded in some areas. The monumental structures were in frontal locations by the brick pillared canopied loggias. Lavender studded doric...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Unfortunately, for us, the church is currently closed for renovation, but it's still possibly to wander, and wonder, around the nearly all the site. Wonderfully peaceful and interesting. Due visit via Corso Ercole 1 D'Este. The lane looks like the subject of a Pissaro painting,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

I always found a little bit creepy the visits in cemeteries as tourist, but in Italy they really worth to see. It' not less stunning than a renaissance church ⛪the architecture, the placement, colours and sculptures make this place a real attraction which is to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 22, 2017

Very tranquil, stunning Reinassance architecture, the locals call this 'countryside inside the city' and you can understand why, such a beautiful setting

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

The people of Ferrara call this area the countryside inside the.city. A definition.which is.perfect.for a space which is just a few steps.away from the.main historical buildings but at the same.time seems so.distant in terms of atmosphere. I strongly suggest to.visit not.only the cemetery but also...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

A mystic place where appreciate Reinassance Architecuture and Urbanistic Developement! Perfect symmetry, geometric division of the spaces, incredible armony...

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 24, 2016

I stumbled across this on one of the self directed walking tours about town. A beautiful public cemetery set on acres of gardens. I spent some time wandering around. Very nicely laid out. Filled with tombs, memorials and graves. Very beautiful and peaceful. Unfortunately the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed May 22, 2016

This is a beautiful, tranquil place with stunning architecture. However, it is a cemetery, a place of respect, were locals come to honour their loved ones, so don't expect ice-cream parlours and people having picnics on the grass.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed November 28, 2015

While I was unable to locate any markers or graves of my ancestors, this is a beautiful and quiet place to spend sometime wandering and gain insight into the history of Ferrara's people.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Patrick S
Reviewed May 11, 2014

The peace and beauty of this place (including the gardens and green spaces) is breathtaking. The architecture (by Rosetti) is so well proportioned and harmonious that it lifts the spirit. We went there on bicycles and had the place to ourselves. Only downside was that...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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