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  • Address: Piazza della Torre, 41121 Modena MO, Italy, 41100
  • Timings: 09:30 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +39-0592032660
  • Ticket Price: 3 EUR
  • Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Tower, Cathedral , Unesco Site, Landmarks, Buildings And Structures

The Ghirlandina tower aka Torre Civica, is the Modena Cathedral’s bell tower. At 86 metres, the tower is a symbol and landmark of the city of Modena. The two marble railings at the top of the tower are the source of its name- Ghirlandina. The tower is visible from any part of the city and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Inside the tower is a Sala Della Secchia room where you will find beautiful 15th century frescoes. The Saladei Torresani hall is situated on the 5th floor of the tower and is easily one of the most beautiful rooms in the tower.

Ghirlandina Travel Tips

  • Audio guides are available in Italian, English, French, German and Spanish.
  • Some parts of the tower are not wheelchair accessible.

How to Reach Ghirlandina

  • Duomo bus stop
  • Piazza Mazzini bus stop

  • Sandoni Paola
  • Bar La Piazza
  • La Torteria di Tamara

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  • Ghirlandina Address: Piazza della Torre, 41121 Modena MO, Italy, 41100
  • Ghirlandina Contact Number: +39-0592032660
  • Ghirlandina Timing: 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Ghirlandina Price: 3 EUR
  • Best time to visit Ghirlandina(preferred time): 09:30 am - 12:00 pm
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  • 79.5% of people who visit Modena include Ghirlandina in their plan

  • 61.76% of people start their Ghirlandina visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Ghirlandina

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

75.76% of people prefer walking in order to reach Ghirlandina

People normally club together Duomo Di Modena and Preda Ringadora while planning their visit to Ghirlandina.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Ghirlandina Reviews & Ratings


  • Incredible building with tons of history. The view from the tower are breathtaking.

  • You can see all the city

  • Historic place and wonderful architecture.

  • It worth the 3 euro to go up but nothing special. The view is not that stunning because there are windows and bars on them.

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