Guided tours for groups (booking required)

It is possible to book guided tours for groups; the schedule has to be agreed upon within the opening hours of the Museum (Mondays to Fridays, excluding holidays).

Tours include a brief history of the Observatory and of astronomy from XVIII to XX century, as narrated by the instruments displayed in the gallery, and a visit to Schiaparelli’s telescope and dome.

*** Requests for tours outside opening hours will be handled on a case by case basis, both for availability and costs.


For information and booking
tel. +39 0272320306 or +39 0272320300

DURATION one hour

For safety reasons, access to Schiaparelli’s dome is limited to max 7 people at a time.