Città di Vicenza

Civic museums (English)

Updated to: 27/12/2021

NB – Covid-19 emergency: How to access museums

To visit the Civic Museums of Vicenza (Olympic Theater, Civic Art Gallery of Palazzo Chiericati, church of Santa Corona, Natural History and Archaeological Museum, Museum of Risorgimento and Resistance – Villa Guiccioli, Basilica palladiana and the Galleries of Palazzo Thiene)

  • from Friday, 6 August 2021 to 9th January 2022 you must have to produce the very basic Green Pass accompanied by a valid identity document when purchasing the ticket and upon entering any museum, as laid down by the governmental provisions in force  (Law Decree of 23 July 2021, n. 105). From 6 December 2021 to 15 January 2022, it will be necessary to produce the reinforced Green Pass, issued only to people who are vaccinated or cured (Decree-Law No. 172 of 26 November 2021), solely in the event that Veneto falls back within the orange or red zone;
  • from 10Th January to 31st March 2022 you must have to produce the reinforced Green Pass.

The provisions do not apply to children under the age of 12 and to people with specific medical certification.



The civic museums of Vicenza include the Civic Art Gallery of Palazzo Chiericati, the Natural History and Archaeological Museum and the Museum of Risorgimento and Resistance – Villa Guiccioli. The Olympic Theater, The church of Santa Corona and the Basilica palladiana  are also included as monuments of artistic importance. All museums are accessible to people with disabilities.

Museums partner of the single ticket city museum circuit

Where and when

Ticket Office

Iat, Tourist reception information

Address: Piazza Matteotti 12

Phone: 0444320854


Opening hours:

  • from September to June: everyday from 9 am to 5.30 pm
  • July and August: everyday form 9 am to 6 pm
  • closing days: 25th December and 1st January

Booking is mandatory for groups and schools (Olympic Theater and Palazzo Chiericati City Museum):

  • Call center 0444964380 (Operating from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1 pm, and from 2 pm to 6 pm (closing days: 25th of December and the 1st of January)
  • Email:

Booking fees:

  • groups (min 10 max 25 people): 10 euro
  • schools: 5 euro a class


Ticket Office

Natural Archaeological Museum

Address: Contra' Santa Corona 4

Phone: 0444222815


Opening hours:

Not available at the moment

Closing days: every Monday and Christmas

Website: Civic Museums Vicenza

Infopoint and Ticket Office

Basilica palladiana

Address: Piazza dei Signori

Phone: 0444222855


Opening hours:

  • from 11st December 2021 to 18th April 2022: from Tuesday to Sunday,  from 10 am to 6 pm (Monday closed)
  • from 19th April 2022: from Tuesday to Sunday, from 9 am to 5 pm (Monday closed)

Website: Consorzio Vicenza è

Infopoint (English)

Monte Berico

Address: viale X Giugno


Opening hours:

From 5th September to 31st December 2021:

  • Sundays from 9 am to 1 pm
  • 8 September and 8 December 2021 from 9 am to 1 pm

Website: Consorzio Vicenza è