Welcome is Bologna

Card - € 20

Bologna Welcome Card is the best way for you to visit the city’s top attractions and get special deals: free entry to the most-visited museums, discounts on current exhibitions and events, merchandising and many other services.

You can purchase your Bologna Welcome Card in any Bologna Welcome Tourist Office or you can order it online and pick it up when you get to Bologna: - Piazza Maggiore 1/e - Arrivals area at G. Marconi airport


What's included - € 20,00

Free entrance for 48 hours to the following museums 

Permanent Exhibition Regular Price With card
Collezioni Comunali d'Arte € 5,00 € 0,00
MAMbo - Museo d'arte contemporanea € 6,00 € 0,00
Museo Archeologico* € 5,00 € 0,00
Museo Civico Medievale € 5,00 € 0,00
Museo del Patrimonio Industriale € 5,00 € 0,00
Museo del Risorgimento € 5,00 € 0,00
Museo Internazionale Biblioteca della Musica € 5,00 € 0,00
Museo Morandi € 6,00 € 0,00
Palazzo Pepoli - Museo della Storia di Bologna* € 10,00 € 0,00
San Colombano - Collezione Tagliavini € 7,00 € 0,00

Archeological Museum: From September 25, 2017 until the spring of 2019 the 1st floor of the Archaeological Museum closes for a major renovation: the halls related to the history of Bologna (sections: prehistoric, Etruscan, Celtic, Roman Bologna), the Verucchio Hall, the Plaster cast collection and the Greek, Etrusco-Italic and Roman collections. The Egyptian collection will remain unrestricted and thus the lapidarium, between the entrance hall and the courtyard of the Museum
*Museum of the History of Bologna: During temporary exhibitions the ticket is reduced 

Discounts on current exhibitions and events

Choose ONE of the following services for FREE

Free guided Tour

Regular price With card
2-hour guided walking tour of the city center € 15,00 € 0,00
Entrance to Teatro Anatomico (included in the guided tour) € 3,00 € 0,00
Entrance to Santa Maria della Vita (included in the guided tour) € 3,00 € 0,00

Free transfer from/to the Airport

Regular price With card
Return BLQ Shuttle Bus ticket € 12,00 € 0,00

Free public transport

Regular price With card
24-hour bus ticket to travel for 24 hours unlimited by bus € 5,00 € 0,00


City map included

50% discount

SPAS & relax

50% on 1 daily access for person to the Terme Felsinee, Terme San Petronio, Terme San Luca Spa

Up to 20% discount

Special deals for attractions, restaurants and shopping

Officially licensed èBologna branded merchandise

Themed tours

Guided tours in Bologna and its surroundings.
Including: Torri Tour, The Land of Motors: Ferrari, Ducati and Lamborghini, Cookery Lesson, City of Music is Bologna, Vespa tours... Discover them all!

Bologna Welcome Card for children

Many museums already offer free entrances and special discount for children.
The 2-hour guided tour is free for children under the age of 12.