This palazzo was built in 1549 and is thought to have been designed by Pellegrino Tibaldi. The Torre della Specola e Museo ... More
Museo di Palazzo Poggi
This palazzo was built in 1549 and is thought to have been designed by Pellegrino Tibaldi. The Torre della Specola e Museo Astronomico is built on top of the palazzo and dates back to 1725. It was built by Carlo Francesco Dotti. The university of Bologna has used the building since 1802 as an Institute for Science and as a museum for the university. They has visiting times every day. It is possible to visit the historic Aula Carducci where Giosue Carducci taught and see the beautiful courtyard which contains a sandstone statue of Hercules by Angelo Grabiello Piò.
The beautiful Davia Bargellini palace, built between 1638 58, by the architect Bartolomeo Provaglia is characterized by the presence of
two big statues called The Giants, sculpted in 1658 by Gabriello Brunelli and Francesco Agnesinion, which decorate the facade. ...
The Museum exhibits lots of materials which portray discoveries made by Physics from the 18th Century to today. The Museum
includes Adams' Camera Oscura from the 19th Century, Campani's Optical Laboratory from the 18th Century, and some of the ...
This magnificent palace which began being built in 1521 to the plans of Andrea Formigine, owes its uniquness to the
177 heads that decorate the façade, and led to the nickname "Palace of the Head." The stone heads are ...
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