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Teatro Anatomico

Piazza Galvani, 2, Bologna, Italy
+39 051 276811
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Piazza Galvani, 2, Bologna, Italy
+39 051 276811
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Reviewed yesterday

A beautifully reconstructed anatomy theatre, make sure you look at the photos as you enter of the pieces they salvaged! I studied Anatomy at University, so had perhaps a greater interest than some, but still worth visiting to be transported back in time!

Thank Jane J
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is really interesting to visit the anatomical theater - where and how anatomy was studied and developed.

Thank chrismorrison718
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Teatro Anatomico, and the library that you can visit with the same ticket are an absolute must to visit. wonderful!

Thank fvs1308
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very small theatre / lecture room where you can sit and try to image being a lecture in progress where they taught medical students about autopsies on the big slab in the middle. It's a few euro's to get in and that gives you access...More

Thank SfromBasingstoke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Archiginnasio of Bologna is one of the most important buildings in Bologna, once the main building of the University of Bologna, it currently houses the Archiginnasio Municipal Library and the Anatomical Theatre both very interestng and worth the 3 euro entrance fee. The room...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reconstructed timber anatomical theatre that was damaged during WWII. I don't think I've seen anything like this before. The rest of the university building is nice but not unique like this room. You wouldn't spend more than 10-15 minutes in this space so it can...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The small museum that includes a conference hall is worth a visit. You can see the huge library from the conference hall. The decorations on the walls are a delight

Thank Baltescu
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Was cool to see the room where anatomical lectures were carried out (a bit eerie though) the wooden statues were very detailed and intricate.

Thank Sharleen C
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This is part of the Archiginnasio and the ticket also gets you into the Anatomical Theatre of the university. This was constructed in 1636 and is built like a theatre with rows of wooden benches overlooking the marble table where dissections were carried out. This...More

Thank AJJS1
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is an old building of the Bologna university and this room is worth to pay a visit for. It has a totally unique atmosphere.

Thank szi2013
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