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University of Padova, Padua

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University / School · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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At University of Padova, which dates back to 1222, you'll see the first permanent anatomical theater, as well as the classroom where Galileo Galilei lectured. The university is built around an ancient courtyard, recently restored to bring the historical frescoes back to their original vibrancy. Take the guided tour to get a sense of the site's rich history. A visit to University of Padova represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Padua trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We took the one-hour tour of this, the second oldest university in Europe. Led by a student volunteer, we were shown lecture rooms, the medical theatre, and saw the podium used when he was a member.....  more
    We took the one-hour tour of this, the second oldest university in Europe. Led by a student volunteer, we were shown lecture rooms, the medical theatre, and saw the podium used when he was a member.....  more »
  • Galileo was out this university and was in the observatory, however, this is only open a couple of days a week and has to be prebooked. 
    Galileo was out this university and was in the observatory, however, this is only open a couple of days a week and has to be prebooked.  more »
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  • Awesome, a good learning environment 👍. It's perfect for listening even when we had virtual speakers.
  • Hello ... very qualified health workers work here, very well trained on a professional and also human level, who know how to carry out their work day by day for people who need care, they need certainties and answers to their problems. Sincere thanks to all of them

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