where we are

The Fondazione Massimo e Sonia Cirulli is located in San Lazzaro di Savena, Bologna, on via Emilia 275

The Fondazione Massimo e Sonia Cirulli will only be open on reservation from Monday, June 11 to Friday, September 14; it will remain closed for the entire month of August.


For info and reservations: info@fondazionecirulli.org


General hours
Saturdays and Sundays 11.00am – 8.00pm

Schools reservation required
Mondays-Fridays 11.00am – 2.00pm

Groups reservation requires
(reserved group visits can be arranged at different times that the regular opening hours)

For reservations


Full price € 10,00

Reduced € 8,00
Groups from 10 to 20 people
Visitors over 65 years of age
Cardholders of the Musei Metropolitani Bologna Card

Reduced € 5,00
Groups over 20 people
Students between 6 and 18 years of age
University students currently enrolled (valid University ID required)
Residents of San Lazzaro di Savena (ID required)

Family package € 25.00
Reduced-price entry for 2 adults and 2 children (6-18 years of age).
Free entry from the third child onward (between 6-18)

Free Entry
Children up to 5 years of age (must accompanied by an adult)
Credited journalists
ICOM members
Licensed tour guides
1 Chaperone for a group of at least 10 people
2 Chaperones for a group of at least 20 people
Patrons with disabilites and a capherone

Special rate € 5
For all moms with children on Sunday, May 13, in occasion of Mother’s Day

guided tours

Single patrons:
Every Sunday at 5pm

In order to take part in a Sunday guided tour, a reservation is required by 5pm of the preceding Friday.

The tour will be confirmed on that same Friday, as soon as the minimum number of visitors for the tour is reached.
Cost: 8 euros + reduced admission fee.

up to 15 people: 70 euros
groups between 16 and 25 people: 90 euros
schools: 55 euros

Reservation required, info@fondazionecirulli.org

Guided tour in English: 100 euros
Reservation required, info@fondazionecirulli.org


The Fondazione has a wheelchair-accessible entryway and an elevator for the upper floor.

how to reach us

By car
A14 Highway, Exit “San Lazzaro di Savena”; Bologna Bypass road (Tangenziale) Exit 13.

By bus
Bologna Stazione Autolinee (near Bologna Stazione Centrale), bus 101 and 916 (stop “Cicogna”)
Bologna via dei Mille (near Bologna Stazione Centrale), bus 94 (stop “Cicogna”)
Bologna city center – Piazza Maggiore, bus 19 (stop “Cicogna”)

For time schedules and other info of the bus system, please visit