Palace of the Archigymnasium

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The 16C palazzo dell'Archiginnasio, rich in lavish decoration, houses an artists' lecture hall, the city library containing more than 2 500 early printed books and 15 000 rare 16C volumes, in addition to an anatomy amphitheatre (17C), formerly devoted to the dissection of corpses.

Useful information

Address : 

Piazza Galvani 1

Phone:

+39 051 276811

Price:

3 €

Opening hours

palace: 9am-7pm (Sun 10am-2pm) - Anatomical Theatre and Stabat Mater Hall: 10am-6pm (Sun 10am-2pm)

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