Opening Times

Museo del Balì esterno


For Schools the Museum opens on reservation. Booking required by calling the Secretary.

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



The Museum changes its opening hours according to the following schedule. During openings there are shows at the Planetarium 30 minutes long and, if possible, the Astronomical Observatory available to see through the telescopes.

2020 SUMMER (from August 1st to 30th)
Everyday from 5:00 PM to 10:30 PM (closed on Tuesday). Booking required by filling an online form.
Planetarium shows: during openings showtime will be set according to the time of arrival.
Observatory: from sunset until closing time during openings. With cloudy weather, rain and strong wind it stays closed.

August 10th, 11th, 12th: three-night event form the Perseids shower. Dont' lose it! Infos coming soon.

See fees here.

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! read more about Eyes on Medusa, Sun in multicolor, Mind Challenge, Jackpot! and Science Families!

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



To receive infos and to book, contact the Secretary from Mondays to Fridays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm to (+39) 0721 892390:

  • int. 1 - for visitors
  • int. 2 for School

o book for the Astronomical Observatory (telescopes) send a message via WhatsApp to 0721896611.

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