Votive Shrines and Churches of the Palazzi dei Rolli. Two different itinerary to discover some of the most fascinating monuments of the Genoese Old Town: votive aedicules, recesses and tabernacle frames guardians of the effigy of the Virgin with Child set on the corners of streets and palaces, and the Churches of the Palazzi dei Rolli, churches built between the 14th and 18th century on commission of the noble Genoese families.
Votive Shrinesand Churches of the Palazzi dei Rolli – Itinerary 1: it winds between the area of the Old Port and the ancient city, includes some of the most significant votive aedicules of the area such as the votive aedicule in via del Molo, in piazza Raibetta, in via San Lorenzo and Salita Pollaiuoli, as well as the Cathedral of San Lorenzo and the church “Chiesa del Gesù” . The tour starts from the Tourist Information Office in via Garibaldi 12r at 3.30pm on: Saturday, July 16th
Votive Shrines and Churches of the Palazzi dei Rolli – Itinerary 2: starting from the elegant via Garibaldi it shows important votive aedicules such as the one in Boccanegra, via Conservatori del Mare, via Macelli di Soziglia, as well as the churches San Siro, San Luca and Basilica SS. Annunziata del Vastato. The tour starts from the Tourist Information Office in via Garibaldi 12r at 3.30pm on:
The tour takes place in two languages (Italian and English) with a bilingual guide
Prices: Full price € 14,00; Reduced (children 12-18 y.o, adults over 65): € 12,00; Children under 12 y.o.: free.
Tickets can be purchased no later than 24 hours before the tour
Please show up at the starting point a few minutes before the departure of the tour
The purchased items will not be refunded in any way. A refund is foreseen only in case the service is not provided for reasons directly attributable to Comune di Genova.
In the event of a ‘red’ weather alert, following the Mayor's order, the tour is not guaranteed and in any case,