The Palazzo della Ragione was the ancient seat of the city courts of Padua. It was erected starting from 1218 and raised in 1306 by Giovanni degli Eremitani who gave it the characteristic cover in the shape of an upturned ship hull. The upper floor is occupied by the largest hanging room in the…
A beautiful historic palace where you can find the best of Venetian and Italian gastronomy.
The Palazzo della Ragione is a medieval town hall building in Padova. The Palazzo was begun in 1172 and finished in 1219, is reputed to have the largest roof unsupported by columns in Europe.
Iconic building of Padova, good shopping, eating and drinking, right down town.
Da rimanere a bocca aperta! palazzo della Ragione si affaccia su Piazza delle Erbe e salita la scala la sala che troverete, sala del tribunale comunale in funzione dal 1218 al 1797 è davvero unica: in alto un'immensa copertura a catena rivestita di piombo,ai lati le pareti affrescate con i mesi…
Ancient Padua can be glimpsed in elegant twin squares (one the fruit market, the other the vegetable market) separated by the triple-decker Gothic Palazzo della Ragione, the city’s tribunal dating from 1218. Inside Il Salone (the Great Hall), frescoes by Giotto acolytes Giusto de’ Menabuoi and…
“The botanical garden of Padua, founded in 1545, is the oldest botanical garden in the world !! Located in the very center of Padua, a few steps from the Basilica of St. Anthony, it has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997. A wonder not to be missed !!!”
“Taste the Caffé Pedrocchi: € 5 each but it's a unique Coffee with mint. A must taste in Padova”
“The Scrovegni Chapel, a masterpiece in the history of painting in Italy and Europe in the 14th century that is considered to be the most complete series of frescoes executed by Giotto, who completed the frescoes in the Chapel at the beginning of 1305.”
“Actually rather: shopping, flanneuring and consuming fine foods and drinks.”
“The most famous museum in Padova, where you can visit the Scrovegni Chapel, a masterpiece in the history of painting in Italy and Europe in the 14th century that is considered to be the most complete series of frescoes executed by Giotto, who completed the frescoes in the Chapel at the beginning of 1305.”