Art and culture

Art and culture

On the trail of a glorious artistic and cultural heritage

Modena is home to architectural gems of such rare beauty that they were designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. For lovers of art and culture, Modena is a destination not to be missed.

There’s no shortage of sights to see for a one-of-a-kind experience: elegant historic buildings and castles; museums, archives, and libraries; churches and other religious monuments; theaters, architecture, and intriguing archeological discoveries.

An unbelievable voyage through time awaits.

The Wonders of Modena

Modena’s World Heritage Site
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The Gallerie Estensi
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Modena’s Ducal Palace
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Suggested itineraries

Modena in pictures
The Ten Most Beautiful Views in the City
Romantic stops in and around Modena
Ten stops for lovers and dreamers.
Autumn in Modena
The best plaes to view Autumn foliage

Discover our treasures

Curiosities, traditions and famous people