Information and reservations: +39 02 45395116
Guided tours: tel. +39 334 8283744 – +39 334 8283717
Exhibition headquarters: +39 0523 398401


(All tickets include audio tour in Italian)
Full price ticket: €12.00;
Reduced price ticket: €10.00 (under 26; over 65; active teachers with card or declaration from their school; active armed forces members with card; persons with less than 100% disability; members of Touring Club, FAI, ACI, ARCI, Associazione Dimore storiche, Italia Nostra);
Courtesy ticket: €5.00 (under 18; qualified tour guides with card, unaccompanied by a group; holders of ICOM and ICCROM cards; MiBACT employees with card; school-group chaperones);

Free entry
for children under 6 years of age, and persons with 100% disability (with declaration of disability stating percentage of disability) with accompanying person.
For children under 6 years of age and persons with 100% disability, presale fees will not be charged even when tickets are reserved by the parent or other accompanying person.

Lunch Break special ticket: €8.00 (for all visitors from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays to Fridays only, excluding public holidays)
Ticket for university students up to 25 years of age, researchers and post-graduate students from Italian universities: €7.00 (from Tuesday to Friday only, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.)
Family at the Museum special ticket: €25.00/€28.00 per family (reserved for adults -maximum two- accompanying children)
two adults + 1 child over 6 but less than 18 years of age: €25.00
two adults + 2 children over 6 but less than 18 years of age: €28.00
two adults with more than two children over 6 but less than 18 years of age: free entry for one child
Special ticket for school children (primary, secondary, lower secondary) up to 18 years of age: €5.00 (valid for groups of at least 15 people up to a maximum of 25 people, including students and teachers, one free accompanying adult/tour guide for every 10 people)
Group tickets: €8.00
The group may consist of a minimum of 7 paying people (full or reduced price) up to a maximum of 25 people, one free accompanying adult/tour guide for every 10 people.

Car parks nearby

Parcheggio Politeama
Via S. Siro 7, Piacenza
Tel +39 0523 328672

Autorimessa del Corso
Via nova 34, Piacenza
Tel +39 0523 325963

Parcheggio Cavallerizza
Stradone Farnese 39, Piacenza
T: +39 0523 334290


Getting to Piacenza by car
From Milan and Bologna take A1, exit at Piacenza Sud or Basso Lodigiano; from Turin take A21, exit at Piacenza Ovest; from Brescia take A21, exit at Piacenza Sud.
→ From the Piacenza Sud tollbooth: keep right and take Via Caorsana passing in front of the city cemetery, and after the overpass turn right again onto Via Colombo. When you reach the Monument alla Lupa, keep right, and head towards the train station. Continue straight on until you reach Piazzale Milano (Monumento ai Pontieri), turn left and continue up Viale Risorgimento, then park in Piazza della Cittadella.
→ From the Piacenza Ovest tollbooth: at the roundabout, turn left onto Via Emilia Pavese. This long stretch ends at a roundabout, where you turn left again and join the city ring road, eventually reaching the Monumento ai Pontieri, driving alongside the Renaissance walls. Turn right again onto Viale Risorgimento and park in Piazza della Cittadella.
→ From the Basso Lodigiano tollbooth: turn left at the roundabout, following the signs for Piacenza; once you have crossed the bridge over the River Po and arrived at the Monumento ai Pontieri, turn left towards the car park in Viale Sant’Ambrogio (where there is a free car park), or else continue straight down Viale Risorgimento and park in Piazza della Cittadella.
Car Parks
Parking meters
Car Bus (shuttle buses to the city center from the car parks)
Area camper
Parking and stop areas for tourist buses

Getting to Piacenza by train
For information on timetables of trains to Piacenza call: 199 892021, line open 24 hours a day every day, or else check the website →
To reach the old town centre from the Piacenza train station (a 10-minute walk), you can use the Seta public transport services. For information, call +39 0523 327523 or 840 000216, line open from 7.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. on working days, or consult the website →

Getting around town
Car Parks
Parking meters and easy parking Sostafacile
CarBus (shuttle buses to the city center from the car parks)
Area camper Piacenza

Congestion Charge zones in the city centre (surveillance cameras active everyday, including holidays, from 8 am to 7 pm)
Electric car charging stations
via Cavour 7, close to Libreria Feltrinelli (pedestrian area, special permission necessary)
via Cavour 60, at the junction with vicolo Serafini
via Calciati, 9

By Bus
Public transport: →
Ticket office: Via Colombo 3, Tel 840 000 216
For information: from 7 am to 7 pm on weekdays

By taxi
Daily service, from 5 am to 1 am: radiotaxi Tel +39 0523 591919
Night service, from 1 am to 5 am: Tel +39 348 4485155

By bike
Mi muovo in bici – regional bike sharing system
Bike rentals by the railway station manned parking in P.le Marconi (map)

Monday  closed
Tuesday 10:00 — 19:00
Wednesday 10:00 — 19:00
Thursday 10:00 — 19:00
Friday 10:00 — 19:00
Saturday 10:00 — 19:00
Sunday 10:00 — 19:00


XNL Piacenza Contemporanea
via Santa Franca 36
29121 Piacenza PC
T +39 0523 398401