AOL Travel
Print

Chiesa di San Girolamo, Bologna

Chiesa di San Girolamo - Bologna, Italy
Chiesa di San Girolamo
Via della Certosa 18, Bologna, Italy 40133Map
+39 051 614 2382
Neighborhood: Outside the City
Overview

If you want to get to know something of the area outside the city center then we recommend that you visit this magnificent church out in the countryside. It was built at the same time as the monastery to accommodate the Certosini monks who came to Bologna in around 1333. The building is based on a upside down T-shape with a single extended nave. The whole ecclesiastical complex is actually quite big, consisting of number of rooms, cells and cloisters. The Chapel cloister dates back to the 17th Century. It has a portico supported by small columns and was called the Chapel cloister because it used to be surrounded by the monks cloister cells. There is another beautiful cloister which can be found along the right hand side of the church. It is called the Chapel of the Madonna.

Write a Review

How would you rate your overall experience with Chiesa di San Girolamo?
Chiesa di San Girolamo General Information
  • Type: Religious
AOL Traveler Rating
0 POSITIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
0 NEGATIVE Vote » Thanks for voting!
ADVERTISEMENT