Modena Historical Palaces

La Guida di Modena
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The first Baroque palace in Italy - Duke Francesco I and the splendour of the Court - The oldest Military Academy

An aristocratic college, with the best portico of the city and the Baroque rooms

A 250-metre long palace for the livestock market

The Liberty-style market under the Ghirlandina

The relax of the Prince and his odd plants

The Ducal gift to Modena, today cultural centre

The oldest in Italy and the Neoclassical ceilings

The cloisters, sacristy, 'spezieria' of a millenary monastery

The great Ducal XVIII-century aristocracy and the Academy

'Patet omnibus!'

Not just the greatest library in Modena

The fifth oldest university in the world

'Studiis proferamus!'

The Modenese Curia

The Renaissance cloister of the Faculty of Law

Where the Italian flag flew

A gift to drama