MUSEUMS: HOURS, TICKETS AND CONTACTS

Times, tickets, contacts

Museums, historical “Palazzi” and other archeological and historical landmarks

15 museums and 4 archeological sites to discover an area where thousands-year-old archeology and art are everyday business.
Visit our museums if you want to deepen your knowledge on a variety of themes. We offer museums on different subject matters, from our thousands-year-old history to historical residences, industrial archeology and paintings from the Renaissance.
Curious tourists, art lovers, students, families. There’s something for everyone.

Etruscan Museum Guarnacci

Closed for renovation works

Address:
Via Don Minzoni, 15
56048 Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 86347

For bookings:
Tel.: +39 0588 87580
Mail: a.furiesi@comune.volterra.pi.it
Mail: prenotazionemusei@comune.volterra.pi.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Closed for renovation works

Art gallery

Address:
Via dei Sarti, 1
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 87580

For bookings:
Tel.: +39 0588 87580
Mail: a.furiesi@comune.volterra.pi.it
Mail: prenotazionemusei@comune.volterra.pi.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Pinacoteca and Museo Civico - Art gallery

Until 31st October:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 1st November till 15th March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Special combined ticket for the Museums of Volterra
from 1st May till 30th September
only 7,00 euros
for Art Gallery, Alabaster Museum, Palazzo dei Priori, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Theatre.

The combined ticket is valid for 7 consecutive days.
Under 18 free.

Religious Art Museum

Address:
Chiesa di S. Agostino – Piazza XX Settembre
56048 – Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 87733
Website: www.museodiocesanovolterra.com
 
For informations:
Mobile: +39 320 4246771
Tel.: +39 0588 87733
Mail: torre.copsoc@libero.it
Mail: ubce@diocesivolterra.org

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening hours Religious Art Museum

From 1st July:
from Monday to Sunday (except Wednesday)
from 10:00 a.m. until 06:30 p.m.

Ecomuseum of Alabaster

Adress:
Via dei Sarti, Palazzo Minucci Solaini
56048 Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 87580

For bookings:
Tel.: +39 0588 87580
Mail: a.furiesi@comune.volterra.pi.it
Mail: prenotazionemusei@comune.volterra.pi.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Ecomuseo dell’Alabastro - Ecomuseum of Alabaster

Until 31st October:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 1st November till 15th March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Special combined ticket for the Museums of Volterra
from 1st May till 30th September
only 7,00 euros
for Art Gallery, Alabaster Museum, Palazzo dei Priori, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Theatre.

The combined ticket is valid for 7 consecutive days.
Under 18 free.

Mines Museum

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

Info and Reservations
Mine Secretariat
Tel.: +39 0588 31026
Thursday to Sunday:
9:00 am/01:00 pm – 03:00 pm/06:00 pm
Mail: miniere.montecatini@itinera.info

Secretariat Cooperativa Itinera:
Tel.: +39 0586 894563,
Monday to Friday:
9:00 am/01:00 pm – 03:00 pm/06:00 pm

FACEBOOK @minieramontecatinivaldicecina

For emergencies: +39 349 9176870

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Mines Museum

Public opening with guided tours only
COMPULSORY BOOKING ON THE WEBSITE:
museodelleminieremontecatini.it

ACCESS TO THE MINE :
is allowed only with the guided tour included in the entrance fee. Reservation required in advance.

From 25th to 31st May, from Thursday to Sunday:
10:00 am-01:00 pm / 03:00 pm -07:00 om
Guided tours:
10:00 am - 12:00 am - 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm

From 1st Juny to 31st August, from Thursday to Sunday:
10:00 am-01:00 pm / 04:00 pm -08:00 om
Guided tours:
10:00 am - 12:00 am - 04:00 pm - 06:00 pm

From 1 July to 31 August
Every Friday dinner and night visits (by reservation only)

From 1st to 30th September, from Thursday to Sunday:
10:00 am-01:00 pm / 03:00 pm -07:00 om
Guided tours:
10:00 am - 12:00 am - 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm

From 1st October, Sunday only:
(except holiday closures of 25th - 26th - 31st December and 1st January)
10:00 am-01:00 pm / 03:00 pm -06:00 om
Guided tours:
10:00 am - 12:00 am - 03:00 pm - 04:30 pm


DEMONSTRATION WELL with access from the VISITOR CENTER
until 31st March (no minimum number of participants):
Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 11:30 am and 03:30 pm.


COMPULSORY BOOKING AND ONLINE PURCHASE ONLY
on website www.museodelleminieremontecatini.it

Tickets:
7,00 € Full price - adults
5,00 € Reduced - 6-12 years
Free for residents of the Municipality of Montecatini Val di Cecina

Geothermal Energy Museum

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

Reservations at the offices of Volterra:
Tourist Office of Volterra
Open everyday
09:30 /13:00 – 14:00 /18:00
Tel.: +39 0588 86099
Tel.: +39 0588 87257
Mail: info@volterratur.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Geothermal Energy Museum

Visits by reservation only

From 16th March to 31st October:
open daily from 09:30 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.
(Last visit at 04:00 p.m.)

From 1st Novembe to 15th Marchr:
open from Tuesday until Sunday (Monday closed) from 10:00 a.m. until 05:00 p.m.
(Last visit at 04:30 p.m.)

Extraordinary winter closure:
25 + 26 + 31 December and 1st January

Tickets:

Admission free

For reservation and infos:
info@volterratur.it
+39 0588 86099

Casa Museo Palazzo Viti

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

Tel.: +39 0588 84047
www.palazzoviti.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Palazzo Viti

29th and 30th May (31st May closed):
from 10:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.

From 1st June:
from Monday to Friday
from 10:30 a.m. to 05:00 p.m.

Saturdays, Sundays and holidays
from 10:00 a.m. to 05:30 p.m.

Tickets

Full: € 5.00
Reduced: € 3.00 (groups min.10 people, students, children from 10 to 18)

Casa Museo Bicocchi

Address:
Via Roncalli 20
56045 Pomarance (PI)

Bookings and information:
Ufficio Turistico Pomarance
Tel.: +39 0588 62089
Mail: ufficioturistico@comune.pomarance.pi.it

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina
Tel.: +39 0588 86099
Mail: info@volterratur.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Casa Museo Bicocchi

From 25th April till 30th September:
Saturday and Sunday and national holidays (Easter, Easter Monday, April 25, May 1, June 2 and August 15)
from 16:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 26th December till 6th January:
Saturday and Sunday only from 10:00 a.m. until 01:00 p.m.

Tickets Casa Bicocchi/Exhibition on Warriors and Artisans

Full: 3,00 €
under 14: 2,00 €
gratis for residents and disabled people

Combined ticket

Rocca Sillana + Casa Bicocchi/Exhibition on Warriors and Artisans

Full: 5,00 €
under 14: 3,00 €
gratis for residents and disabled people

Compulsory booking

Reservation and infos
info@volterratur.it
+39 0588 86099

Exhibition on Warriors and Artisans

Address:
Via Roncalli 20
56045 Pomarance (PI)

Bookings and information:
Ufficio Turistico Pomarance
Tel.: +39 0588 62089
Mail: ufficioturistico@comune.pomarance.pi.it

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina
Tel.: +39 0588 86099
Mail: info@volterratur.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Exhibition on Warriors and Artisans

From 25th April till 30th September:
Saturday and Sunday and national holidays (Easter, Easter Monday, April 25, May 1, June 2 and August 15)
from 16:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 26th December till 6th January:
Saturday and Sunday only from 10:00 a.m. until 01:00 p.m.

Tickets Casa Bicocchi/Exhibition on Warriors and Artisans

Full: 3,00 €
under 14: 2,00 €
gratis for residents and disabled people

Combined ticket

Rocca Sillana + Casa Bicocchi/Exhibition on Warriors and Artisans

Full: 5,00 €
under 14: 3,00 €
gratis for residents and disabled people

Compulsory booking

Reservation and infos
info@volterratur.it
+39 0588 86099

Rural Life Museum

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

Reservation and infos
Mobile 1: +39 371 4298482
Mobile 2: +39 328 7966157
Mail: civiltacontadina.museo@gmail.com

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Rural Life Museum

From 1st October:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday

Free entry

Etruscan Roman Museum Antiquarium

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

Infomrations and reservations:
Mobile: +39 329 6503747

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening time Etruscan Roman Museum Antiquarium

From 2nd May:
Wednesday to Monday, 03:00 p.m. until 06:00 p.m.

Free entry

Torture Museum

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

Tel.: +39 0588 80501

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Torture Museum

From 1st May till 31st May:
Saturday and Sunday only
from 10:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.

Other historic and artistic landmarks

Opening hours and tickets for must-see sites of interest

Cathedral and Baptistry

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

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Cathedral and Baptistry

From 28th May: A single Pass with free audio guide
to discoverthe Cathedral, the Baptistry and the former Civic Hospital of Santa Maria Maddalena
THE PASS IS VALID FOR TWO DAYS

1st April – 1st November:
from Monday to Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.
Sunday, 01:30 p.m. to 06:00 p.m.
(no admission after 05:30 p.m.)

26th December – 6th January:
from Monday to Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.
Sunday, 01:30 p.m. to 06:00 p.m.
(no admission after 05:30 p.m.)

2nd November – 25th December:
Cathedral free of charge, Baptistry and Civic Hospital closed

7th January – 31st March:
Cathedral free of charge, Baptistry and Civic Hospital closed

Tickets

Reservation fee: € 1,00 per pax

Full price: € 7,00 (including audio-guide)

Concessions: € 5,00 (including audio-guide)
Visitors aged 6 to 18, and over 65; Coop, FAI

FREE:
Children up to 6 years of age, Volterra municipality residents, Disabled visitors (+ one carer per visitor), Clerics of both genders, Teachers accompanying classes or groups, Authorised tour guides, Journalists

Roman Theatre

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

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Roman Theatre

From 5th July
daily from 10:30 a.m. until 06:30 p.m.
From 1st November till 15th March:
Saturday and Sunday only
from 10:30 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Special combined ticket for the Museums of Volterra
from 1st May till 30th September
only 7,00 euros
for Art Gallery, Alabaster Museum, Palazzo dei Priori, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Theatre.

The combined ticket is valid for 7 consecutive days.
Under 18 free.

Palazzo dei Priori

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

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Priori Palace

Until 31st October:
daily from 09:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
From 1st November till 15th March:
daily from 10:00 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Special combined ticket for the Museums of Volterra
from 1st May till 30th September
only 7,00 euros
for Art Gallery, Alabaster Museum, Palazzo dei Priori, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Theatre.

The combined ticket is valid for 7 consecutive days.
Under 18 free.

Etruscan Acropolis

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

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Etruscan Acropolis

From 5th July
daily from 10:30 a.m. until 06:30 p.m.
From 1st November till 15th March:
Saturday and Sunday only
from 10:30 a.m. until 04:30 p.m.

Tickets

Special combined ticket for the Museums of Volterra
from 1st May till 30th September
only 7,00 euros
for Art Gallery, Alabaster Museum, Palazzo dei Priori, Etruscan Acropolis and Roman Theatre.

The combined ticket is valid for 7 consecutive days.
Under 18 free.

Medicean Fortress

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

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Medici Fortress - Maschio Tower

From 1st to 30th September
Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 12:00 a.m. until 06:00 p.m.
From 1st October until 1st November:
Sunday only
from 12:00 a.m. until 05:00 p.m.

Tickets

Full: € 5,00
Reduced: € 3,00
for students, over 65s and groups (min. 10 pax)
Under 10 and residents free.

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@volterratur.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Rocca Sillana

1st May:
from 10:00 a.m. till 01:00 p.m.
from 03:00 p.m. till 07:00 p.m.

2nd June and 15th August:
from 10:00 a.m. till 01:00 p.m.
from 04:00 p.m. till 08:00 p.m.

From 2nd May till 31st May:
Saturday and Sunday only
from 03:00 a.m. until 07:00 p.m.
(departure every hour)

From 1st June till 30th September:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday
from 04:00 p.m. till 08:00 p.m.

From 1st July till 31st August:
every Tuesday night openings
from 09:00 p.m. till 12:00 p.m.
(departure of visits 09:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.)

Tickets

Full: 3,00 €
under 14: 2,00 €
gratis for residents and disabled people

Combined ticket

Rocca Sillana + Casa Bicocchi/Exhibition on Warriors and Artisans

Full: 5,00 €
under 14: 3,00 €
gratis for residents and disabled people

For info and reservations
info@volterratur.it
+39 0588 86099

Belforti Tower

Address:
Via Rapucci, 1
56040 – Montecatini Val di Cecina (PI)
Mobile: +39 340 053 3735

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Belforti Tower

From 2nd May:
Sunday only
from 05:00 p.m. until 07:00 p.m.

Tickets

Adult: 5,00 €
Children: 3,00 €

La Salina di Volterra – Salt factory

Address:
Via Moje Vecchie, 5
56048 – Saline di Volterra (PI)
Tel.: +39 0588 44325
Informations and reservations:
Ufficio Turistico Pomarance
Tel.: +39 0588 62089
ufficioturistico@comune.pomarance.pi.it
Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina
Tel. +39 0588 86099
info@volterratur.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Salt Factory

Open from 1st May:
Friday
from 02:00 p.m. until 06:00 p.m.
Guided tours start every hour
(02:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m. – 04:00 p.m. – 05:00 p.m.)

Saturday and Sunday
from 10:00 a.m. until 01:00 p.m.
from 02:00 p.m. until 06:00 p.m.
Guided tours start every hour
(10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. – 02:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m. – 04:00 p.m. – 05:00 p.m.)

Tickets

Adult: 5,00 €
Children from 5 to 14 years: 3,00 €
Children up to 4 years: free

Compulsory booking

Reservation and infos
info@volterratur.it
+39 0588 86099

Lombroso Museum

Address:
Via del Muro Vecchio
56048 Volterra (PI)
Informations and reservations:
Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina
Tel.: +39 0588 86099
info@volterratur.it

OPENING HOURS AND TICKETS

Opening times Lombroso Museum and the Abandoned Lunatic Asylum of Volterra

Every Saturday and Sunday:
from 09:00 a.m. until 05:00 p.m. - by reservation only (*)
guided tour departures at 11:00 a.m., 02:30 p.m.
FFP2 mask mandatory inside the Museum

On request we organize visits for small groups (min 8 people, max 15 people) with 24 hours notice
even on days other than those specified
prenotazionimuseoopv@gmail.com

Tickets

Whole tour including:
Lombroso Museum, exterior of the pavilions of the Abandoned Lunatic Asylum and NOF4 Nannetti Oreste Fernando's graffiti:
€ 10,00
Lombroso Museum: € 5,00

(*) Compulsory booking:
Ufficio Turistico Volterra: info@volterratur.it0588 86099

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina Valdera S.c.r.l.
Piazza dei Priori 19/20 - 56048 Volterra (PI) - PIVA 01308340502
Operation/Project allocated within the framework of the POR FESR Tuscany 2014-2020