Welcome to Bologna
As capital of the Emilia Romagna region, Bologna is an art city, a university centre and a place renowned for its excellent cuisine. It hosts important international trade fairs and is one of the world’s greatest motor cities. Ducati, Lamborghini and Maserati were all born in Bologna and Ferrari’s headquarters can be found in nearby Modena.
|Currency||Euro (EUR) €1 = 100 cents|
|Opening hours||Shops in Bologna are usually open from 9 am-12.30 pm and 3.30 pm-7.30 pm. Shops are normally closed on Thursdays and Sundays.|
|Newspapers||Il resto del Carlino
Il domani di Bologna
Metro, City and Leggo
Corriere della sera
|Emergency numbers||Carabinieri: 112
Fire Brigade: 115
|Tourist information||Bologna Welcome, Tourist Information
Piazza Maggiore 1/e, Bologna
+39 051 239660
Opening hours: Mon-Sat 9 am-7 pm. Sun and holidays 10 am-5 pm. Closed on December 25th and 26th, January 1st, Easter Sunday.