Museo Ercolani di anatomia patologica


Ercolani Museum of pathological anatomy and veterinary teratology

Where: Via Tolara di Sopra, 50 - 40067 Ozzano dell’Emilia (BO)

The Ercolani museum - Provincia di Bologna
The Ercolani museum - Provincia di Bologna

The faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Bologna University is located in Ozzano and hosts interesting collections.


The Ercolani museum displays over 3,000 specimens of animal pathology. Founded by Giovan Battista Ercolani in 1863 with veterinary specimens from the Chamber of comparative anatomy. Genuine works of art are the models in wax, clay and plaster, full-scale reproductions of the damaged interior organs of domestic animals and of animal monstrosities.

Disabled facilities

Il museo è accessibile alle persone con disabilità motorie.


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Info on the tourist location

URP - Public Relations Office


Address: Viale della Repubblica 10 - 40064 Ozzano dell'Emilia (BO)

Phone: +39 051 791377

Opening times: 

Mon 12pm-6pm

Tue-Fri 8.30am-1pm
Sat 8.30am-12pm



Last update: 11-07-2019