Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Genoa is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Genoa a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Genoa.
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Piazza San Lorenzo 16123 Genoa, Italy
08:00 am - 07:00 pm
While the Byzantine style of architecture is common is many cathedrals of Italy, what is striking about this one is an array of marvelous paintings that the cathedral flaunts with great ardor. With unique design and construction the surprising are the Corkscrew pillars that alternate with round and the usual pinkish hues of the stone sometime seem ...
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Piazza Giacomo Matteotti, 9, 16123 Genova, Italy
09:00 am - 07:00 pm
Located in the heart of city with a construction dating back as long as the 13th century, this palace was once a home to the Doges of Genoa and now is an important museum as well as cultural centre of the city. With two magnificent entrances, one on the Piazza Matteotti and the other on Piazza de Ferrari, Doge’s palace is what a grand home of...
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Via Balbi, 10, 16126 Genova, Italy
09:00 am - 07:00 pm
A prior home for many royal as well as aristocratic families of Genoa, this museum is also known as Palazzo Reale and is one of the most top rated Museums in Genoa. The artistically done construction and the beautiful interiors are preserved since the early 17th century and the palace still retains the original decoration and furniture. The allurin...
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Via Garibaldi, Genova, Italy
A group of ancient structures as big as forty-two buildings that are listed as UNESCO world heritage site is what this superlative Palazzi dei Rolli is all about. Needless to say, the structures are artistically done and the buildings, often built on sloping land, formed of a stepped atrium - courtyard - staircase - garden and rich interior decorat...
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Via di Santa Maria di Castello, 15, 16123 Genova, Italy
Located in the gorgeous hill station of Costello in the province of Genoa, this church is an important religious centre of Italy and is flanked by the immense tower of Embriacia.
Constructed in classic roman style of architecture, the church was erected way before 900 AD and displays numerous artworks that belonged to the noble families of Genoa. T...
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Piazza del Principe, 4, 16124 Genova, Italy
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The private residence of Genoa’s only prince-admiral Andrea Doria, this villa is one of the major historical structures in Genoa. Once a royal palace built around 1530, it is now converted into a museum housing antique frescos and stuccos from various world famous artists. The Italian garden in the premises of the villa is also worth admiring...
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Piazza Giacomo Matteotti , 16121, Genoa, Italy
Also known as Chiesa del Gesu e dei Santi Ambrogio e Andrea, this spectacular church dedicated to the Jesus Christ is a treat for art lovers. With grand entrances, decorative ceilings and unbelievably pretty Frescos, this church takes up attention and detailing of the visitors. The sculptures and the paintings by famous artists like Reubens, Simon ...