Church of the Madonna of Saint Luke
Via Saragozza, 40123 Bologna Driving directions
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A 4km-long portico with 666 arches connects this church (built in the 18C) to Bologna. The choir is home to the Madonna of St Luke, a Byzantine-style painting from the 12C. Don't miss the extraordinary San Luca Sky Experience, a climb on foot to the 42m-high cupola, with its unforgettable views of the city and the Apennines.


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