Bergamo is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Bergamo one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Bergamo is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Bergamo or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Bergamo. Explore the historical monuments of Bergamo with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Bergamo guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Bergamo page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Bergamo landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Bergamo.
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Piazza Duomo, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
07:00 am - 07:00 pm
With the construction beginning in early 12th century, this church is dedicated to St. Mary. It had been turn erected over a roman temple of Clemence and with repeated construction changes and modifications, the structure tool around 3 centuries to complete. The restoration continuously took place all over the years which makes the church a blend o...
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Piazza del Duomo, 24129 Bergamo BG, Italy
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
Conceived by Bartolomeo Colleoni in 1472, the chapel had several restorations over the course of time. The present structure has great blend of Romanesque, Medieval, Gothic and Renaissance style of architecture. Illuminated way in polychrome marble, the chapel is serene to observe!
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Viale Delle Mura, Bergamo, Italy
Built by the venetians in the 16th century, these are the megalithic walls around the citadel of Bergamo. Offering wonderful view of the Citta bassa, the wall is surrounded with a beautiful patchwork of cultivated fields, gardens and orchards.
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Via Arena, 9, 24129 Bergamo BG, Italy
09:30 am - 01:00 pm
Opened in 1906, the museum displays the collective memorabilia owned by Baroness Giovanna Geneva Rota Basoni Scotti and the life and artistic activity of Gaetano Donizetti. Occupying two rooms of the palace owned by the Opera Pia Misericordia Maggiore (formerly Palazzo Colleoni, 1173), the structure itself was modified in the 17th century and the 1...