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Piazza Maggiore 1E
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Complete calendar

Best Art Vinyl Italia Exhibition & Record Store Day

BEST ART VINYL ITALIA 017 award ceremony during the Record Store Day, and opening of the 50 candidate vinyls Exhibit.

start date:21/04/2018 final date:21/04/2019 address: SEMM Music Store & More - via Guglielmo Oberdan, 24f - 40126 Bologna ph: +39 051 225425 email: website: hours: April 21st Exhibit Opening 10am to 10pm Mon. - Sat. 10am /7.30pm entrance:


Universo Futurista

The exhibition includes a selection of artworks from the collection of the Fondazione Cirulli, and seeks to highlight some of the central themes of futurist aesthetics.

start date:21/04/2018 final date:19/05/2019 address: Fondazione Massimo e Sonia Cirulli - Via Emilia 275 San Lazzaro di Savena (Bologna) ph: +39 051 628 8300 email: website: hours: Tue-Fri 10am-5pm Saturday and Sunday 11am-8pm Groups: (reservation required) Mondays-Sundays For reservations: entrance:

Full price € 10,00; Reduced € 8,00; Family package € 25.00; Free (Children up to 5 years of age; credited journalists; ICOM members; licensed tour guides; disabled patrons and their assistants

Warhol&Friends. New York negli anni ‘80

From 29 September 2018 to 30 June 2019 at Palazzo Albergati in Bologna, approximately 150 works are on display, to tell the story of Warhol and his life and work. But there's more to it than that.

start date:29/09/2018 final date:30/06/2019 address: Via Saragozza, 28, 40123 Bologna rif map iat: E-2 ph: +39051030141 email: website: hours: Open every day from 10:00am to 8:00pm (The ticket office closes 1 hour before) entrance:


Tickets + Audioguide € 15.00
Tickets € 14.00
Bologna Welcome Card: € 10.00

Open ticket € 17,50 - 18,50
The ticket will be valid from the 4th day after the purchase until the end of the exhibition.

For further information


Third edition for the theatrical season of the Reno Galliera, an extraordinary theater in theaters and other spaces for a schedule of events not to be missed.

start date: 6/10/2018 final date:19/05/2019 address: Vari luoghi Unione reno Galliera ph: +393338839450 email: hours: As per program entrance:

For further information and the Agorà programme

Objects from the everyday

On display tools related to the female and male activities inside and outside of a Villanovan hut of the Italian Iron Age (IX-VII century BC).

start date:13/10/2018 final date: 9/06/2019 address: MUV - Museo della civiltà Villanovina - via Tosarelli 191 - Villanova di Castenaso (BO) ph: +39051780021 email: website: hours: Tuesday and Sunday: 3:30pm-6:30 pm Wednesday-Saturday: 9am-1pm entrance:

- tickets: €3
- reduced ticket: €2

Segafredo Virtus Bologna - Lega Basket Serie A

Segafredo Virtus Bologna is the protagonist of the new Lega Basket Serie A 2018-19 season.

start date:14/10/2018 final date:12/05/2019 address: PalaDozza, piazza Azzarita 6 rif map iat: B-2 ph: +390514155911 fax: 051 4155911 email: website: entrance:

Ticketing info at and at Bologna Welcome - Piazza Maggiore 1/E


An exhibition to celebrate the 50th anniversary of 1968 student protest movement, focused on to the planetary expansion of the movement, from University to workplaces, cities and cultural institutions

start date:20/10/2018 final date:19/05/2019 address: Museo Europeo degli Studenti - MEUS, via Zamboni 33, Bologna rif map iat: c-5 ph: +390512099610 email: website: hours: Wednesday to Friday: 10.00am - 1.00pm Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 10.00am - 6.00pm closures: 24th and 25th December, 1st January, 1st May entrance:

Full price: € 5
Free: Unibo students; 0-6 years
Bologna Metropolitan Museums Card Convention: € 3

I volti del Buddha dal perduto Museo Indiano di Bologna

The exhibition presents the public with a significant portion of the collections of the Museo Indiano cittadino, which was opened in the Archiginnasio building in 1907.

start date:24/11/2018 final date:28/04/2019 address: Via Manzoni, 4 rif map iat: C - 4 ph: +39 051 2193916 email: website: hours: From Tuesday to Friday: 10 am - 6:30 pm Closed: Mondays (except for holidays), Christmas Day, New Year's Day, May 1st entrance:

Full fee: € 5.00
Reduced fee: € 3.00
Free for Card Musei Metropolitani Bologna holders

Omaggio Bauhaus 1919-2019

A cameo with artworks from the Cirulli Collection to celebrate the Bauhaus- a great avant-garde born in Germany in 1919 then spread all around Europe- and its centenary.

start date:25/01/2019 final date:19/05/2019 address: Via Emilia, 275, Bologna ph: +390516288300 fax: +390516288300 email: website: hours: Saturday and Sunday, from 11 am to 8 pm Visit the website for the opening hours during ART CITY Bologna Art Week 2019 entrance:

Regular ticket to the UNIVERSE FUTURISTA exhibition.
For further information:

Mats Bergquist. Rest

The Lercaro Collection, in collaboration with the Galleria San Fedele in Milan, presents the exhibition "Mats Bergquist. Rest ", curated by Andrea Dall'Asta SJ and Elena Dal Molin.

start date:30/01/2019 final date:22/04/2019 address: Via Riva di Reno, 57 rif map iat: C-3 ph: +390516566210 email: website: hours: Thursdays and Fridays, 10 am-1 pm  Saturdays and Sundays, 11 am-6:30 pm February 2nd, 2019: 11 am-11:30 pm entrance:

free admission

Thomas Struth. Nature & Politics

The MAST Foundation presents a selection of large colour images by the German photographer Thomas Struth. The images represent the cutting edge, experimentation and innovation in human activity.

start date: 2/02/2019 final date:22/04/2019 address: MAST, via Speranza 42, Bologna rif map iat: L-9 ph: +39051 6474345 email: website: hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10 am – 7 pm entrance:

Free admission

The Kennedy Years

The kennedy years is a nostalgic, emotional journey a photographic exhibition full of suggestions, between politics and customs.

start date: 2/03/2019 final date: 5/05/2019 address: Palazzo Belloni, Via de' Gombruti, 13/A rif map iat: D-3 email: hours: Monday and Tuesday: visit reserved to groups and schools  Wednesday-Sunday 11am - 8pm entrance:


Full price:  10
Reduced over 65 years old: € 8
Students under 18: € 5
Children under 6 years old: free
Bologna Welcome Card holders: € 6
Card Musei Metropolitani Bologna: € 6
Disabled people: free entry; helper € 5

Extemporaneous visit

Adults max 25 pax
Every Sunday at 5pm(except for holidays)
Children € 5
Adults € 15

Lab for families

Every Sunday at 11am (except for holidays)
Children € 5
Adults € 10
Guided visit € 7 per person
Free for every child accompanied by a paying adult 

A homage to the woman of the Belle Époque

Woman appears in the art, decoration, publications, fashions and advertising during the Belle Époque period.

start date:15/03/2019 final date:14/04/2019 address: Museo Magi’900, via Rusticana a/1, 40066 Pieve di Cento (BO) ph: 051/6861545 email: website: hours: Tuesday – Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm Monday and public holiday days closed. Closed in August. entrance:


Full price €7
Reduced (over 65, under 18, students with ID, teachers with ID, card Musei Metropolitani Bologna, Bologna Welcome Card EASY and PLUS) €5


Unforgettable Childhood | Infanzia indimenticabile

More than sixty Italian and Israeli artists talk about the theme of childhood, an unforgettable phase of life, both for pleasant and joyful memories and for the most painful and sad ones.

start date:19/03/2019 final date:20/05/2019 address: Via Valdonica 1/5 rif map iat: C-5 ph: +390512911280 email: website: hours: from Sunday to Thursday 10 am -6 pm Friday 10 am - 4 pm | closed on Saturday and Jewish holidays entrance:

free entry

Ex Africa

Ex Africa: the most extensive exhibition of African art ever put on in Italy, with over 270 masterpieces from important international museums and collections.

start date:29/03/2019 final date: 8/09/2019 address: Museo civico Archeologico - via dell'Archiginnasio 2 ph: +39 051 71 68 808 email: website: hours: OPENING HOURS Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sat and Sun: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. | Tuesday closed. Last ticket sold one hour prior to closing entrance:

Info and ticket bookings: +39 051 71 68 808 (Call center: Mon-Fri 8.30 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sat 9 a.m.– 6 p.m.). Tickets for individual visitors can also be purchased online at and from the call center.

Reduced price €12 for Bologna Welcome Card owners.

Special offers for all the adults over 65 years old in August: reduced ticket € 10 and promotions for the guided visit on Sundays: € 7 of visit +  € 8 of ticket

Daisy Zuo - Bologna a testa in su

An exhibition to show Bologna pictured through the eye of a young Chinese illustrator during the Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2019.

start date: 2/04/2019 final date: 5/05/2019 address: Museo Davia Bargellini, Strada Maggiore 44 rif map iat: D-5 email: hours: Tue-Fri: 9am - 1pm Saturdays and holidays: 10am - 6:30 pm closed on May 1st entrance:

free entry

Live Arts Week VIII

Xing presents in Bologna the eighth edition of Live Arts Week articulated in a long prologue from thursday 4 to sunday 7 April, and a long epilogue from thursday 11 to saturday 13 April 2019.

start date: 4/04/2019 final date:13/04/2019 address: Luoghi vari email: website: hours: Varied times entrance:

Varied prices

Leonardo Da Vinci: science and political power in comparison

The event will take place as a trial against Leonardo Da Vinci.

Date: 8/04/2019 address: Via Cartoleria, 42 rif map iat: E-5 ph: +39051 231836 email: hours: Starting time: 8:00pm entrance:

Registration on site or on the site:

Quatuor Modigliani - Alessandro Carbonare

The French Quatuor Modigliani will debut in the bill of Musica Insieme with a programme completely dedicated to Brahms, with the complicity of Italian clarinetist Alessandro Carbonare.

Date: 8/04/2019 address: Auditorium Manzoni - Via de’ Monari, 1/2 – Bologna ph: +39 051271932 fax: +39 051279278 email: website: hours: All concerts start at 8.30pm entrance:

Info tickets and pre-sale on  and at the Vivaticket authorized sale points.
Tickets can be purchased the day of the concert at Teatro Manzoni from 3pm to 8.15pm.