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The Baptistry of Padova was constructed in the 14th Century C.E. in the memory of St. John the Baptist. It has also served as a mausoleum for Prince Francesco and his wife. As you visit the structure, you are spellbound by the marvelous frescos by the painter Giusto de Menabuoi. The intricate fresco work adorns the walls, the ceilings, and the dome above the altar. Numerous stories from the bible have been depicted here through breathtaking artwork. Photography inside is not allowed, and there is an entrance fee.
The prestigious Conservatorio Cesare Pollini was established in 1848 and has since been a significant educational institution for music arts in Padua. Housed within its building, the conservatory's auditorium is known for the range of concerts and live performances it offers throughout the year. The auditorium came into existence in the 1940s and has ever since functioned as the main performance venue fo Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto (OPV). The acoustically and technologically sound entertainment space seats a total of 600 patrons.
This museum, managed by the army counts with an interesting collection and archive about the I world war. The archive includes a collection of original music of the period 1915-1918, four original documentaries with scens of the combats, photographies and objects. One of the reason of this museum is that this part of Italy has been one of the most affected by that tragic event.
Padua Cathedral is a minor basilica church located in the city of Padua. The current church is the third one to be built in this spot, the first being a Gothic structure made in the year 313 and the second was one being a Romanesque structure built in 1117 when an earthquake destroyed the first one. The current church, which was built between the 16th and 18th Centuries, still has traces of the older models. For instance, the annex where the baptistery is situated has beautiful frescoes from the Romanesque church.
Sala Petrarca is cozy theater located inside Mpx Multisala and can be conveniently reached using public transport. The theater screens an eclectic mix of national and international movies. Though small in space, their seating arrangements are quite comfortable and ideal for a date-night movie. The theater also hosts plays, musical performances, etc.