In compliance with the current regulations, we inform you that, starting from the 6th of August,
the EU DIGITAL COVID CERTIFICATE C19 ( the green pass) + ID CARD/PASSPORT are mandatory
to access cultural venues including museums.
Starting from the 1st September 2021, the Civic Museums of Vicenza will follow the winter opening times:
From Tuesday to Sunday, the Olympic Theatre, the Civic Museum of Palazzo Chiericati, the Church of Santa Corona and the Natural history and archaeological Museum can be visited from 09 to 17.
Inside the Olympic Theatre it is possible to watch a free show of music and lights called “Pop Palladio Olympic Project” available from Tuesday to Sunday at 09.30, 10.30, 11.30 and 14,30, 15.30,16.30. The show lasts approximately 10 minutes.
The Risorgimento and Resistance Museum is open 09-13 and 14.14-17 from Tuesday to Sunday. The admission to the Risorgimento and Resistance museum is free of charge.
Last admission to all museums 30 minutes before closure.
At the Risorgimento and Resistance Museum it is possible to see some important documents written by the Vicentinian architect Antonio Caregaro Negrin (1821-1898) on military and patriotic engineering activities during the First Italian War of Independence. 2021 marks the bicentenary of Negrin’s birth, who has been a significant and exemplary figure in the cultural life of the 19th century.
The Basilica Palladiana is open to the public from Tuesday to Sunday, 09 to 17 (last admission at 16.30).
The Terrace of the Basilica is accessible only on Friday 1st October, Saturday 2nd October and Sunday 3rd October, from 09 to 17 (last admission at 16.30).
The Tourist Information Office in Piazza Matteotti 12 is open every day from 9 to 17.30 (tel. 0444 320854) whereas the Tourist infopoint inside the Basilica Palladiana is open from Tuesday to Sunday, 09 -17.
As for the other museums:
Gallerie d'Italia Palazzo Leoni Montanari can be visited from Tuesday to Sunday, 10 - 18 (last admission at 17.30).
The Jewellery Museum is open from Tuesday to Friday 10.00-13.00 / 15.00 – 18.00 and on Saturdays and Sundays 10.00-18.00.
The Diocesan Museum is open every day (Mon-Sun) from 14-18.
The Palladio Museum opens from Tuesday to Friday, 10-18 for groups (min. 10 pax) and for schools. In both cases, reservation is mandatory. Starting from 5th June 2021, it will be open on Saturdays and Sundays too (10-18) for individual visitors. The booking has to be carried out at least a day before the actual visit.
Friday: 11 - 18 // Saturday: 10 - 14 // Sunday: 14 - 18
Villa La Rotonda can be visited for both exterior and interior visits on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 - 12 and 15 - 18.
Villa Valmarana ai Nani (TIEPOLO250 card) is open every day, Mon to Sun, 10-18.
Villa Zileri Motterle (TIEPOLO250 card) is open with the following opening times:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: 10 - 17
Friday: 10 - 12.30
Villa Cordellina in Montecchio Maggiore (TIEPOLO250 card) (VI) is open from Tuesday to Sunday with the following opening times:
Tuesday: 9.00-13.00 (max capacity inside the Tiepolo Hall: 7 pax)
Wednesday: 9.00-13.00 15.00-18.00 (max capacity inside the Tiepolo Hall: 7 pax)
Thursday: 9.00-13.00 15.00-18.00 (max capacity inside the Tiepolo Hall: 7 pax)
Friday: 9.00-13.00 (max capacity inside the Tiepolo Hall : 7 pax)
Saturday and Sunday: 9.00-13.00 15.00-18.00 (only with booking by calling 0444 696085 with at least a day in advance).
Villa Caldogno and the Bunker from the Second World War are open on Saturdays and Sundays, from 9 - 12 and 15 - 18.
Villa God Malinverni is open on the following days: Tuesday: 14 -18, Saturday 10 -18, Sunday and public holidays-10-18. Booking is mandatory for group visits.
Villa Pisani Bonetti in Lonigo is always open, even on Mondays, and can be visited with reservation only.
The Fondazione Bisazza is open on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 11 to 18 (the reservation is required).