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Stumbled across this when we took the land train tour. It is lovely with a lovely garden... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
fudge005_11
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Chichester, United Kingdom
My favourite church in Bologna

We visited a number of churches in Bologna and this was definitely the best. I am not a big fan of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul Jeremy T
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Oakham, United Kingdom
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Piazza San Francesco 14, 40122 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is in a pretty non-touristy area but not actually very far out of the centre. We wandered in and first found ourselves in an unusual and memorable bric-a-brac sale set around an old cloister. We then found the main entrance to the church, which...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stumbled across this when we took the land train tour. It is lovely with a lovely garden, definitely worth a visit.

Thank fudge005_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited a number of churches in Bologna and this was definitely the best. I am not a big fan of the rather overblown baroque interiors found in most of the Italian churches. San Francesco retains it medieval interiro with some beautiful side chapels and...More

Thank Paul Jeremy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is in a pretty non-touristy area but not actually very far out of the centre. We wandered in and first found ourselves in an unusual and memorable bric-a-brac sale set around an old cloister. We then found the main entrance to the church, which...More

2  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were coming back from Basilica di San Luca and passed this basilica going back into the old town. It was pretty enough, there was a Sunday service on inside. We saw it and it is very pretty although it’s location is a bit far...More

Thank coconutugly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst this church is perhaps not as stunning as some of the others it still is a lovely peaceful place and worth a visit Again there’s a lovely side altar in the main church used for Confession and behind the beautiful and very impressive altar...More

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t overstate my admiration for the magnificent churches in this fabulous medieval city. This one with its distinctive green roofed little buildings in front is so eye catching. Highly recommended

Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed 27 September 2018

A little bit out of the way (but only by a few blocks) this church is perhaps the most beautiful of all of those in Bologna. NOT to be missed!

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 19 July 2018

About ten minutes from Piazza Maggiore, this church is situated in a quiet square and, while not containing any major artworks, is a lovely, restful church.

Thank GrainneWaterford
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Not as impressive as some of the other churches in Bologna but worth a visit if you are nearby. It's 700m from Piazza Maggiore

Thank Terry D
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This well maintained, beautifully decorated basilica is a wonderful place for reflection. The surrounding plaza is also nice.

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