Biblioteca Estense

Interesting
With 600 000 volumes and 15 000 manuscripts, this is one of the richest libraries in Italy put together by the Este family. The highlight of the visit is undoubtedly the Bible of Borso d'Este, with 1 020 pages illuminated by 15C Ferrara artists, among whom Tadeo Crivelli.

Useful information

Address : 

Palazzo dei Musei 337

Phone:

+39 059 439 5711

Opening hours

telephone for timetable

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