Archaeological Museum of Bologna

Museo Civico Archeologico
Via dell'Archiginnasio 2 - 40124 Bologna

Direzione e Uffici
Via de' Musei 8 – 40124 Bologna
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Educational Service

Archaeological Museum of Bologna numbers teaching and lifelong learning among its primary goals, paying special attention to schools.
The first teaching experiences of the Museum already date back to the years around 1970; in 1985 the Education Department was activated.


Groups and schools intending to visit the museum must book their arrival using the online service.

For further information, there is a dedicated site ( in which it is also possible to book guided visits with archaeologists.

For school groups activities, check out the pages dedicated to didactic activities for school on the italian version of the site.

For all others groups check out the Group visits page on this site (english).


The museum does not have catering space available for visiting school groups, but there are such spaces in the neighbourhood. For information and bookings:

Via Irnerio 2/3 Bologna
from Monday to Friday, from 12 am to 3 pm
(sheltered area for picnics € 1 per person)
(hot meals on request, € 6 per person)
tel. 051 19984190 (3-6 pm)

sheltered and warm area for picnics. Restrooms alongside the structure.
Opening times: on request from monday to friday.
The reservation is madatory: 051 19984190 tue and wed 9.30am – 1pm/ thu 1,30pm -5.30 pm

Viale Meliconi 1, 40136 Bologna
Free pic nic area, with restroom 
Group reservations welcome

tel. 051 9913789 from 8 am to 6 pm
fax 051 9913789