MUSEUMS HOURS

Opening times. tickets and contacts

Museums, historical buildings and places of archaeological and historical interest

15 museums and 4 archaeological sites, here archaeology and art are at home.
To those tourists who wish to learn more we suggest a visit to our museums, with varying contents, from ancient history to historical buildings, from industrial archaeology to Renaissance paintings.
Curious travellers, keen on art, students, families and groups will find what they are searching for.

Guarnacci Etruscan Museum

Address:
Via Don Minzoni, 15
56048 Volterra (PI)
Tel: +39 0588 86347
Opening daily except 01/01 and 25/12

Reseration:
Tel: Tel: +39 0588 86347

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Opening hours Guarnacci Etruscan Museum

From 14th March to 1st November daily open:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 2nd November to 24th December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.
At Christmas: closed

From 26th to 31st December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
From 9th January until 13rd March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Full: 8,00€
Reduced (Boys 6-12, over 60, Coop and TCI): 6,00€
Adult groups (min 15 pax): 6,00€

Volterra Card rates

(valid for 72 hours)
Guarnacci Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Ecomuseum of Alabaster, Priori Palace, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern and Roman Theatre

Full: 16,00€
Family (up to 2 adults with a maximum of 3 minors): 25,00€
Reduced (university students with ID, boys 6-18, over 65, Coop members, FAI, TCI and groups of adults min 6 pax): 13,00€
Student groups (school students outside the municipal area – min 10 pax): 6,00€
Children up to 6 years old, residents of the Municipality of Volterra, disabled and carers, teachers and companions of school groups, licensed tour guides, journalists, ICOM members FREE

Opening hours Art Gallery and Civic Museum

Address:
Via dei Sarti, 1
56048 – Volterra (PI)
tel. +39 0588 87580
Opening daily except 01/01 and 25/12

Reservations:
Tel: +39 0588 86347

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Opening hours Art Gallery and Civic Museum

From 14th March to 1st November daily open:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 2nd November to 24th December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.
At Christmas: closed

From 26th to 31st December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
From 9th January until 13rd March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Full: 8,00€
Reduced (Boys 6-12, over 60, Coop and TCI): 6,00€
Adult groups (min 15 pax): 6,00€

Volterra Card rates

(valid for 72 hours)
Guarnacci Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Ecomuseum of Alabaster, Priori Palace, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern and Roman Theatre

Full: 16,00€
Family (up to 2 adults with a maximum of 3 minors): 25,00€
Reduced (university students with ID, boys 6-18, over 65, Coop members, FAI, TCI and groups of adults min 6 pax): 13,00€
Student groups (school students outside the municipal area – min 10 pax): 6,00€
Children up to 6 years old, residents of the Municipality of Volterra, disabled and carers, teachers and companions of school groups, licensed tour guides, journalists, ICOM members FREE

Sacred Art Museum

Address:
Chiesa di S. Agostino – Piazza XX Settembre
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel: +39 0588 87733
 
For informations:
ubce@diocesivolterra.org
vademecumvolterra@gmail.com
Mobile: +39 331 2733472
Tel: +39 0588 87733
Mail: vademecumvolterra@gmail.com
Mail: ubce@diocesivolterra.org

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Opening hours Sacred Art Museum

From 12nd April:
from Tuesday to Sunday: 11:00-18:00 (Monday closed)
Special opening on Monday 22nd April
 
From 1st November until 4th November included:
open all day every day: 12:00-17: 00 (Monday closed)
 
From 6th November until 6th January:
open all day every day: 10:00-15: 00 (Monday closed)
 
From 7th January, for the following months, we will inform again
 
The Museum will remain open all year round and eventually available by reservation by contacting the addresses indicated above
 
Tickets

Full: 5,00€
Reduced: 3,00€
Family: 10,00€
Student and Adult groups (min 20 pax) 3,00€
For resident FREE
Gift for kids under 6

Ecomuseum of Alabaster

Adress:
Via dei Sarti, Palazzo Minucci Solaini
56048 Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 87580
Toll-free number: 800 223300

Reservations:
Tel: +39 0588 86347

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Opening hours Ecomuseum of Alabaster

From 14th March to 1st November daily open:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 2nd November to 24th December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.
At Christmas: closed

From 26th to 31st December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
From 9th January until 13rd March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Full: 8,00€
Reduced (Boys 6-12, over 60, Coop and TCI): 6,00€
Adult groups (min 15 pax): 6,00€

Volterra Card rates

(valid for 72 hours)
Guarnacci Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Ecomuseum of Alabaster, Priori Palace, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern and Roman Theatre

Full: 16,00€
Family (up to 2 adults with a maximum of 3 minors): 25,00€
Reduced (university students with ID, boys 6-18, over 65, Coop members, FAI, TCI and groups of adults min 6 pax): 13,00€
Student groups (school students outside the municipal area – min 10 pax): 6,00€
Children up to 6 years old, residents of the Municipality of Volterra, disabled and carers, teachers and companions of school groups, licensed tour guides, journalists, ICOM members FREE

Mining Museum

Località La Miniera
56040 Montecatini Val di Cecina (PI)
Tel: +39 0588 31026 / +39 0586 894563 – Cooperativa Itinera
Email: miniere.montecatini@itinera.info

www.museodelleminieremontecatini.it
Address:
Museo delle Miniere – Documentation Centre
Piazza Garibaldi, 1
56040 Montecatini Val di Cecina (PI)
Phone: +39 0588 31026 / +39 0586 894563 – Cooperativa Itinera
Email: miniere.montecatini@itinera.info

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Opening hours Archaeological Area

Public opening with guided tours.

Sunday 7,14,21 and Monday 22 April:
10:00/13:00 – 15:00/18:00
Guided tours: 10:00 – 11:30 – 15:00 – 16:30

From 25th April to 31st May, Thursday through Sunday:
10:00/13:00 – 15:00/19:00
Guided tours: 10:00 – 11:30 – 15:00 – 16:30 – 18:00
Friday afternoon tour of 15:00 at a reduced price

From 1st June to 31st August, Thursday through Sunday:
10:00/13:00 – 16:00/20:00
Guided tours: 10:00 – 11:30 – 16:00 – 17:30 – 19:00
Friday afternoon tour of 16:00 at a reduced price

From 1st July to 31st August:
20:00: Buffet-Dinners by candlelight, on Friday, by reservation only (before 19:00).

From 1st to 30th September, Thursday through Sunday:
10:00/13:00 – 15:00/19:00
Guided tours: 10:00 – 11:30 – 15:00 – 16:30 – 18:00
Friday afternoon tour of 15:00 at a reduced price


For information:
miniere.montecatini@itinera.info
or contact coop.Itinera tel. 0586/894563 int.3 from Monday to Friday from 9:00 until 13:00

Special Opening:
Easter and Monday Easter, May 1st: 10:00/13:00 – 15:00/19:00
June 2nd, August 15th: 10:00/13:00 – 16:00/20:00

Winter openings in relation to Holidays.


Opening hours Documentation Centre

From 1st July to 31st August
sunday only: 10:00/13:00 – 16:00/20:00
Booking Tours out of opening hours on request.

Info and Reservations

Mine Museum
Località La Miniera, Thursday through Sunday
Phone: +39 0588 31026 / +39 0586 894563 – Cooperativa Itinera

Email: miniere.montecatini@itinera.info

Geothermal Energy Museum

Address:
Piazza Leopolda, Località Larderello
56045, Pomarance (PI)
Geomuseo.Enel.com

Reservations:
Mail: museogeotermia@idealcoop.com
Tel: +39 0588 67724
(from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10:00 to 13:00)
Mail Volterratur: info@ruggerob3.sg-host.com
Tel: +39 0588 86099 (ruggerob3.sg-host.com)

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Opening hours Geothermal Energy Museum

From 16/03 to 31/10:
open daily from 9:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m.

From 01/11 to 15/03:
open daily (except Mondays)
from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Closing times:
Monday. Also closed on the following dates:
1st and 6th January, 25th, 26th, 31st December and the last two weeks of January.

Tickets:

Admission free
Reservations required for group

Viti Palace Museum

Address:
Via dei Sarti, 41
56048 – Volterra (PI)

Tel. +39 0588 84047
www.palazzoviti.it

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Opening hours Viti Palace Museum

From 30.03 to 01.11
Daily open: from 10:00 to 17:30

From 02.11 to 30.03 on appointment only

Tickets

Full: 5,00€
Reduced for groups of minimum 10 people, university students, children from 10 to 18 years: 3,00€
For Volterra Card holders (cumulative ticket for the Museums of the Municipality of Volterra): 4,00€

Bicocchi Palace Museum

Indirizzo:
Via Roncalli 20
56045 Pomarance (PI)

Informazioni e Prenotazioni:
Ufficio Turistico Pomarance
Tel. +39 0588 62089
ufficioturistico@comune.pomarance.pi.it

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina
Tel. +39 0588 86099
info@ruggerob3.sg-host.com

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Opening hours Bicocchi Palace Museum

Open by guided tour only

From 26/04 to 30/09
Open Saturday and Sunday: from 04:00 pm until 07:00 pm
Visits starting at 04:00 pm, 05:00 pm and 06:00 pm

From 27/12 to 05/01
Open Saturday and Sunday: from 10:00 am until 01:00 pm
Visits starting at: 10:00 am-11:00 am-12:00 am

Special openings during the same hours
Easter, Easter Monday, 25th April, 1st May, 2nd June and 15th August:: 04:00 pm- 07:00 pm
Visits starting at 04:00 pm, 05:00 pm and 06:00 pm

26/12, 06/01: 10:00 am- 01:00 pm
Visits starting at: 10:00 am- 11:00 am- 12:00 am

Tickets

Full 3,00€
Reduct:
from 6 to 14 years, over 65, groups min. 15 pax, pupils schools Alta Val di Cecina,
Touring Club members, card holders young, any conventions Stop area Camper
2,00€
Disabled people, residents in Pomarance, Children under 6 years of age,
school children, primary and secondary schools of the City of Pomarance
FREE
Full: single ticket with Rocca Sillana 5,00€
Reduct single ticket with Rocca Sillana 3,00€

Warriors and Craftsmen Exhibition

Address:
Via Roncalli 20
56045 Pomarance (PI)

Informations and reservations:
Ufficio Turistico Pomarance
Tel. +39 0588 62089
ufficioturistico@comune.pomarance.pi.it

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina
Tel. +39 0588 86099
info@ruggerob3.sg-host.com

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Opening hours Warriors and Craftsmen Exhibition

Open by guided tour only

From 26/04 to 30/09
Open Saturday and Sunday: from 04:00 pm until 07:00 pm
Visits starting at 04:00 pm, 05:00 pm and 06:00 pm

From 27/12 to 05/01
Open Saturday and Sunday: from 10:00 am until 01:00 pm
Visits starting at: 10:00 am-11:00 am-12:00 am

Special openings during the same hours
Easter, Easter Monday, 25th April, 1st May, 2nd June and 15th August:: 04:00 pm- 07:00 pm
Visits starting at 04:00 pm, 05:00 pm and 06:00 pm

26/12, 06/01: 10:00 am- 01:00 pm
Visits starting at: 10:00 am- 11:00 am- 12:00 am

Tickets

Full 3,00€
Reduct:
from 6 to 14 years, over 65, groups min. 15 pax, pupils schools Alta Val di Cecina,
Touring Club members, card holders young, any conventions Stop area Camper
2,00€
Disabled people, residents in Pomarance, Children under 6 years of age,
school children, primary and secondary schools of the City of Pomarance
FREE
Full: single ticket with Rocca Sillana 5,00€
Reduct single ticket with Rocca Sillana 3,00€

Rural Life Museum

Address:
Via Borgo
56041 Montecastelli Pisano
Castelnuovo Valdicecina (PI)

Informations and reservations:
Tel. +39 329 6503747

TIMETABLE AND TICKETS

Opening hours Rural Life Museum

Visit on appointment only

Etruscan Roman Museum Antiquarium

Address:
Via dei Lagoni
56041 Sasso Pisano
Castelnuovo Valdicecina (PI)

Infomrations and reservations:
Tel. +39 329 6503747

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Opening hours Etruscan Roman Museum Antiquarium

On appointment only

Torture Museum

Address:
Piazza XX Settembre, 3
56048 – Volterra (PI)

Tel.: +39 0588 80501

TIMETABLE AND TICKETS

Opening hours Torture Museum

From 15/03 to 01/11:
daily open from 10:00 am until 07:00 pm

Tickets

Full 8,00€
Reduced (6/14, students and over 60) 6,00€
Small groups and school groups (min 15 pax) 3,00€

Other places of historical and artistic interest

Timetables and tickets for non-museum points of interest not to be missed

Cathedral and Baptistry

Address:
Piazza San Giovanni
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 88261

TIMETABLE AND TICKETS

Opening hours Cathedral and Baptistry in Volterra

until 30 October
every day from 08:00 to 18:00

Roman Theatre

Address:
Via Francesco Ferrucci
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 86347

TIMETABLE AND TICKETS

Opening hours Roman Theatre

From 14th March to 1st November daily open:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 2nd November to 24th December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.
At Christmas: closed

From 26th to 31st December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
From 9th January until 13rd March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

New Year – Extraordinary opening:
from 12:00 to 16:30

Tickets

Full: 5,00€
Reduced (Boys 6-12, over 60, Coop and TCI): 3,00€
Adult groups (min 15 pax): 3,00€

Volterra Card rates

(valid for 72 hours)
Guarnacci Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Ecomuseum of Alabaster, Priori Palace, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern and Roman Theatre

Full: 16,00€
Family (up to 2 adults with a maximum of 3 minors): 25,00€
Reduced (university students with ID, boys 6-18, over 65, Coop members, FAI, TCI and groups of adults min 6 pax): 13,00€
Student groups (school students outside the municipal area – min 10 pax): 6,00€
Children up to 6 years old, residents of the Municipality of Volterra, disabled and carers, teachers and companions of school groups, licensed tour guides, journalists, ICOM members FREE

Priori Palace

Address:
Piazza dei Priori, 1
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 86099

TIMETABLE AND TICKETS

Opening hours Priori Palace

From 14th March to 1st November daily open:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 2nd November to 24th December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.
At Christmas: closed

From 26th to 31st December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
From 9th January until 13rd March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Full: 6,00€
Reduced (Boys 6-12, over 60, Coop and TCI): 4,00€
Adult groups (min 15 pax): 4,00€

Volterra Card rates

(valid for 72 hours)
Guarnacci Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Ecomuseum of Alabaster, Priori Palace, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern and Roman Theatre

Full: 16,00€
Family (up to 2 adults with a maximum of 3 minors): 25,00€
Reduced (university students with ID, boys 6-18, over 65, Coop members, FAI, TCI and groups of adults min 6 pax): 13,00€
Student groups (school students outside the municipal area – min 10 pax): 6,00€
Children up to 6 years old, residents of the Municipality of Volterra, disabled and carers, teachers and companions of school groups, licensed tour guides, journalists, ICOM members FREE

Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern

Address:
Parco di Castello
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 86347

TIMETABLE AND TICKETS

Opening hours Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern

From 14th March to 1st November daily open:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 2nd November to 24th December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.
At Christmas: closed

From 26th to 31st December:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
From 9th January until 13rd March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Full: 5,00€
Reduced (Boys 6-12, over 60, Coop and TCI): 3,00€
Adult groups (min 15 pax): 3,00€

Volterra Card rates

(valid for 72 hours)
Guarnacci Etruscan Museum, Art Gallery, Ecomuseum of Alabaster, Priori Palace, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Cistern and Roman Theatre

Full: 16,00€
Family (up to 2 adults with a maximum of 3 minors): 25,00€
Reduced (university students with ID, boys 6-18, over 65, Coop members, FAI, TCI and groups of adults min 6 pax): 13,00€
Student groups (school students outside the municipal area – min 10 pax): 6,00€
Children up to 6 years old, residents of the Municipality of Volterra, disabled and carers, teachers and companions of school groups, licensed tour guides, journalists, ICOM members FREE

Medici Fortress

Address:
Piazza dei Priori, 1Rampa di Castello, 4
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 86099

TIMETABLE AND TICKETS

Opening hours Medici Fortress

From April to May:
on Sundays from 12:00 to 18:00 only
From June to November:
Sunday and Monday from 12:00 to 18:00

Rocca Sillana

Address:
Località San Dalmazio
56045 – Pomarance (PI)
Informations and reservations:
Ufficio Turistico Pomarance
Tel. +39 0588 62089
ufficioturistico@comune.pomarance.pi.it
Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina
Tel. +39 0588 86099
info@ruggerob3.sg-host.com

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Opening hours Rocca Sillana

From April 26th to May 31st:
Saturday and Sunday from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm, guided tour only
Departure guided tours hours:
15:00-16:00-17:00-18:00

From June 1st to September 30th:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 16:00 to 20:00. Only with guided tour. Departure guided tours hours:
16:00-17:00-18:00-19:00

Special openings:
with the same visit arrangements:
Easter and Easter Monday, 25 April, 1 May, 2 June, 15 August:
10:00- 13:00 / 15:00- 19:00
Departure guided tours hours:
10:00-11:00-12:00- 15:00-16:00-17:00- 18:00

Night openings, from 1 July to 31 August:
Tuesday from 21:00 to 24:00.
Partenze visita guidata dal parcheggio: 21:00 – 22:30

Tickets

Full with guided tour: 3,00€
Reduced with a guided tour (from 6 to 14 years, over 65, groups of at least 15 pax, high school students from Val di Cecina, Touring Club members, youth card holders, eventual Camper Parking agreements): 2,00€
Disabled people – residents in the Municipality of Pomarance – under 6 students from all the schools of the Municipality of Pomarance and the Comprehensive School M. Tabarrini: FREE

Cumulative ticket (Rocca Sillana, Casa Bicocchi and Exhibition of Warriors and Craftsmen)

Full: 5,00€
Reduced: 3,00€
Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina Valdera S.c.r.l.
Via Franceschini, 34 - 56048 Volterra (PI) - PIVA 0130834050
Operation/Project allocated within the framework of the POR FESR Tuscany 2014-2020