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Basilica di San Paolo Maggiore, Bologna

Basilica di San Paolo Maggiore - Bologna, Italy
Basilica di San Paolo Maggiore
Via Carbonesi 18, Bologna, Italy 40123Map
+39 051 33 1490
Neighborhood: Garibaldi
Overview

Designed by Father Barnabita Ambrogio Mazenta from Milan, it was finished at the beginning of the 17th Century. Small insets in the fa├žade contain four statues. The first was sculpted by Ecole Fiche who designed the church's interior. The others below were designed by Conventi and Mirandola. Inside, with a single nave is the magnificent vault, embellished with lovely frescoes by Rollo and Guidi. Angelo Michele Colonna, il Guercin, Ludovico Carracci, il Mastelletta, Lippo di Dalmasio ar some of the other artists involved in the decoration of this holy religious place.

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Basilica di San Paolo Maggiore General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM, Monday to Sunday from 03:30 PM to 06:30 PM
  • Type: Religious
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