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Museo della Resistenza

c/o Ex convento di S. Mattia, Via Sant'Isaia, 20 - 40123 Bologna (BO)

Phone +39 051 3397231 ; +39 051 3397211

Fax 051 3397272

Reference maps: D-2

Date of last update: 06/03/2020, 19:06

The Museum is located in the complex of the former Convent of San Mattia, erected around the mid-1200s near Porta Saragozza. It displays material that provides an insight into the general and local history from 1919 to the present day.

The museum heritage is made up of document archives, artistic and photographic images, posters, multimedia materials and all kinds of testimonies.

The museum is managed by the Parri Emilia-Romagna Institute for the History and Memories of the 1900s located within the same complex and including an archive, library as well as an audiovisual and educational section. It also carries out scientific research and cultural promotion activities. The Institute is also home to the Centre for the historical-political documentation on Italian terrorism (Centro per la documentazione storico-politica dello Stragismo), the Luciano Bergonzini Institute for the History of the Resistance and of Contemporary Society in the Bologna Province (Istituto per la Storia della Resistenza e della società contemporanea nella provincia di Bologna Luciano Bergonzini) and the National Laboratory for the Teaching of History (Laboratorio nazionale per la didattica della Storia), which are also resources available to the public of the museum.

by bus: lines and timetables on the website www.tper.it

by car: located in restricted traffic zone ZTL. Ring road exits  n. 1-2 direction city center.

From 1st September to 30th June (except from 24th December to 6th January)
Monday - Friday: 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday and holidays (except 25th April): closed.

In occasion of the long weekend of 1st November the Resistance Museum will be closed from Friday 1st November to Sunday 3rd November. 
The Museum opens again on Monday 4th November at 3:30pm.

July, August and from December 24th to January 6th
Monday, Thursday: 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 10am - 1pm
CLOSED on Saturdays and Sundays 

Museo della Resistenza