Santa Maria dei Servi is a Catholic basilica in Bologna, Italy.
It was founded in 1346, as the church of the Servite Community of the Blessed Virgin Mary and was designed by Padre Andrea da Faenza whose work can also be seen at the Basilica Of San Petronio, also in Bologna. It was raised to the status of basilica by Pope Pius XII.
Among the artworks included in the church, are a Holy Virgin Enthroned by Cimabue, a marble altarpiece of the Annunciation of Mary by Giovanni
Angelo Montorsoli, known as "Michelangelo
" Montorsoli (1558), traces of 14th century frescoes by Vitale da Bologna, and many others.
The church also contains a famous pipe organ, regarded as one of the finest in Europe
. The organ is unusual in that it can be operated with a mechanical action, as a barrel organ.