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Museo di Mineralogia "L.Bombicci"

last update date: 20/04/2016, 09:56

The mineralogical material from this collection was handed over to Prof. Luigi Bombicci, head of the chair of Mineralogy and Director of the Museum of the same name. Regularly enriched with new donations and by a complex system of exchanges, the Museum now possesses fifty thousand pieces, ten thousand of which are on display in the following collections: Systematic Mineralogical, Italian Regional Mineralogical, Bolognese Mineralogical-Petrographical, Systematic Petrographical, Ancient and Modern Stones of Architect Sarti, Meteorites, Ambers. Minor but significant collections include: Fluorescent Minerals, Ancient optical instruments, and Lithic materials used by man since Pre-historic times.

The description is taken from S.M.A. - University Museum System Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna

The museum is part of S.M.A. - Sistema Museale d'Ateneo Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna

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Museo di Mineralogia "L.Bombicci"

Piazza di Porta S. Donato 1, 40126 Bologna (BO)

Phone +39 051 2094926
Map coordinates [?]: B-6

How to get here:

by bus: lines and timetables on the website

by car: Ring road exits  n. 8/8bis-9 and 10 direction city center.

Entrance notes:


Opening time:

Monday - Saturday 9am - 1pm. Closed: Sunday and holidays. 

25 April 2016: 9am - 1pm.
1 May 2016: closed.

Special openings by appointments: 339 7017257.

Accessibility notes:

access for the disable people