Address and Opening times

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VISITORS

The Museum changes its opening hours according to the following schedule. During openings there are two shows at the Planetarium 40 minutes long and, if possible, the Astronomical Observatory available to see through the telescopes.

2017 - 2018 SEASON (from 2017 September 1st until 2018 June 4th)
Opening on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays from 3:00 PM to 7:30 PM.
Planeatrium shows: 4:30 PM and 6:00 PM.
Observatory: from sunset until closing time. With cloudy weather, rain and strong wind it stays closed. The Observatory is closed from 2017 September 1st to October 13th and from 2018 March 25th to June 30th.

2018 SUMMER (from July 1st to August 31th)
Opening everyday from 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM.
Planeatrium shows: 8:30 PM and 10:00 PM.
Observatory: from sunset until closing time. With cloudy weather, rain and strong wind it stays closed.

The Museum is closed from 2017 December 4th to 2018 jaunuary 7th and in 2018 June from 4th to 30th.

Ticket office closes 1 hour before the Museum does. Keep your ticket with you until the end of your visit.

From October to May several periodic appointments are also scheduled: ideal time to visit us! Go to Eye on Medusa (coming soon), Friendly Sundays and Science&Families for additional infos about them.

For special events visit the News page. The Planetarium shows schedule could change for special events.

SCHOOLS

For Schools the Museum opens on reservation from Tuesdays to Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 PM, but it is also possible to arrange other hours. Booking required.

Closed on Mondays (except March-April-May).


CONTACT US

To receive infos and to book, contact the Secretary from Mondays to Fridays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm to:

  • tel: +39 0721 892390
  • fax: +39 0721 896611

It's also possible to receive infos by writing a message. Remembers to write down your mobile phone for last minute news.