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JUNE 2021: Current opening times of Civic Museums and other cultural sites



The Tourist Information Office located in Piazza Matteotti is open every day from 9 to 17.30 and is at your disposal for the purchase of museum tickets and city cards. The Tourist Infopoint inside the Palladian Basilica is open from 10 to 17, with the same purpose.

From Tuesday to Sunday, the Civic Museums apply the following opening times:

The Olympic Theatre, the Civic Museum of Palazzo Chiericati, The Natural History and Archaeological Museum, the Church of Santa Corona (ticket is required for the admission) can be visited from 9 to 17 (last admission at 16.30).

The Basilica Palladiana is open from 10 to 17 (last admission at 16.30). There is also another infopoint for the Tourist Information office inside. The Terrace of the Basilica reopens on 12 June 2021 and can be visited every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 to 17 (last entrance at 16.30). The Cafè on the Terrace is open starting from 11 June 2021, from 19 - 01 on Fridays and Saturdays and from 18.30 - 23 (last admission 30 min before closure) on Sundays.

The Risorgimento and Resistance Museum is open from 9 to 13 and from 14.15 to 17 (last admission at 16.30). The entrance is free.

Inside the Olympic Theatre it is also possible to watch a free light show called "Pop Project "Son et Lumière" at appointed times, with the duration of 10 minutes.

All visits must respect the current anti Covid-19 protocols.

According to the latest national regulations, it is not mandatory to book the visits to the museums on the weekends anymore.

The booking remains mandatory for groups with more of 10 visitors.

Individual visitors can still book a visit if they wish so, to be made with at least one day in advance by contacting the Booking Office (Call Center 0444964380, active Mon - Fri, 9-13 and 14-18, and on Saturdays 9-13, or via email In addition to the cost of the ticket, a reservation fee of 1,50 € per person will be applied and must be paid upon arrival at the ticket office.



Gallerie d'Italia Palazzo Leoni Montanari can be visited from Tuesday to Sunday, 10 - 18 (last admission at 17.30). 

The Diocesan Museum is open every day (Mon-Sun) from 14-18.

The Archaeological area of the Cathedral can be visited upon reservation during the weekend. The Roman Cryptoporticus can be visited on Thursdays (10 - 12) and on Saturdays (14-18). More info at 0444 226400.

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.

Torrione di Porta Castello - Fondazione Coppola is open on Fridays 11-18 (last admission 17.20). The booking is mandatory during the weekend, by writing to  

Villa Valmarana ai Nani is open every day, Mon to Sun, 10-18.

Villa La Rotonda can be visited on Saturdays and Sundays, 10 - 12 and 15 - 18 (both exteriors and interiors included).

Villa Cordellina in Montecchio Maggiore (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 Sarturdays 09 - 12 and 15 - 18, and on Sundays, 15 - 18.

Villa God Malinverni is open on the following days: Tuesday: 14 -18 (15-19 during summer), Saturday 10 -13, Sunday and public holidays-10-18 ( 19h during summer). Booking is mandatory for group visits.

Villa Pisani Bonetti in Lonigo is always open, even on Mondays, and can be visited with reservation only.

This article is being constantly updated with the latest news


Plan your visit

Open from Tuesday to Sunday,
closed on Monday.
From September to June: 9 am-5 pm, last admission 4.30 pm.
July and August: 10 am - 6 pm, last admission 5.30 pm
Closed on the 25th December and on 1st January.


Admission tickets:

Individual visitors
€ 20 Vicenza Card -10 sights,
€ 15 4Museums Card
€ 11.00 Teatro Olimpco
Reservation not required.
€15.00 Vicenza Card -10 sights,
€13.00 4 Museums Card,
€10.00 Teatro Olimpico + Palazzo Chiericati
€ 3  Ticket for schools
Reservation required:
Call center: 0039 0444 964380

Teatro Olimpico
Piazza Matteotti 11
Vicenza (Italy)


Tel. +39 0444 320854 / 0444 964380 


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 A seguito del decreto legge 18 maggio 2021, n.65 non è più necessaria la prenotazione, che sussiste solo per gruppi oltre le 10 persone.



According to the latest national regulations, it is not mandatory to book the visits to the museums on the weekends anymore.
The ticket can be bought directly at the ticket office.

INFO: tel.+39 0444964380 (lun-ven/ Mon- Fri)