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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

Sturmtruppen. 50 anni

An exhibition of bonvi's genius, half a century after the birth of the most famous army in the world. - EXTENDED TILL MAY 5 2019

start date: 7/12/2018 final date: 5/05/2019 address: Palazzo Fava. Palazzo delle Esposizioni - Via Manzoni 2, Bologna rif map iat: c-4 ph: +39051 19936343 email: website: hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 10-20 2018 Christmas holidays timetable Sat 8 december 10.00am – 8.00pm Mon 24 december 10.00am – 4.00pm Tue 25 december  10.00am – 8.00pm Wed 26 december  10.00am – 8.00pm Mon 31 december  10.00am – 4.00pm Tue 1 January 10.00am – 8.00pm Sun 6 January 10.00am – 8.00pm entrance:

Full price; 12,00€
Reduced price: 10,00€
Bologna Welcome Card: 6,00€

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:

Mika Rottenberg

MAMbo – Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna presents Mika Rottenberg’s first Italian institutional solo exhibition

start date:31/01/2019 final date:19/05/2019 address: Museo MAMbo via Don Minzoni 14 rif map iat: B-2 ph: +390516496611 website: entrance:

Full: € 6

Bologna Welcome Card holders: € 4

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 

Trekking col treno 2019

Exploring the Bologna surroundings on foot, by bike, by train and by bus

start date: 3/03/2019 final date: 1/12/2019 address: luoghi vari email: website: hours: see detailed programme entrance:

Participation is open to everybody. Fee: 2 euros for CAI members, 5 euros for non-members. The fee doesn’t include transports, that are at the expense of the participant.

Surrealist Lee Miller

Palazzo Pallavicini is pleased to present the exhibition "Surrealist Lee Miller", the first Italian solo show dedicated to one of the most important photographers of the 20th century.

start date:14/03/2019 final date: 9/06/2019 address: Palazzo Pallavicini - Via San Felice 24 rif map iat: c-2 ph: +390514120456 email: website: hours: Open Thursday through Sunday 11am-8pm (last entry 7pm) Closed on Monday, Thuesday and Wednesday. Special openings: April 22 and 25, May 1 and 29, June 2 and 5 entrance:

Adult: €14 audio guide included (available only as smartphone App)
Reduced price: €12
Bologna Card Musei and Bologna Welcome Card: €9
University Thursday: € 9
For details:

San Giacomo Festival: March - April 2019

Review of classical music. Admission with a voluntary contribution, subject to availability. Online booking.

start date:16/03/2019 final date:30/04/2019 address: Oratorio S.Cecilia/ S. Giacomo Maggiore rif map iat: c-5 ph: +39 051 225970 email: website:

Manet - Incisioni

The “Manet - Incisioni” exhibition will take place in Sala del Francia at the Ca’ la Ghironda - ModernArtMuseum between March 17th and April 28th 2019.

start date:17/03/2019 final date:28/04/2019 address: Ca' la Ghironda - Via Leonardo da Vinci, 19 - Ponte Ronca di Zola Predosa ph: +39051757419 email: website: hours: xxcccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccc

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

Mimì Quilici Buzzacchi. From Ferrara to Rome and back

The exhibition explores the artistic production of the painter Mimì Quilici Buzzacchi in the specific period between the last dramatic years of the war and the beginning of the Sixties.

start date:23/03/2019 final date:13/05/2019 address: Via Rusticana, 1, 40066 Pieve di Cento BO ph: +39 051 6861545 email: website: hours: Tuesday – Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm Monday closed. entrance:

Free entry

Il viaggio a Reims. Memorie di uno spettacolo

An exhibition featuring a series of photographs taken by Marco Caselli Nirmal during the set up and performances of “Il viaggio a Reims” held in 1992 at the Ferrara Municipal Theatre.

start date:28/03/2019 final date: 5/05/2019 address: Museo internazionale e biblioteca della musica - Strada Maggiore 34 ph: +39051 2757711 email: website: hours: From Tuesday to Sunday: 10 am - 6.30 pm entrance:

free admittance

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

Winemakers in the wine cellar

Every Saturday from March 30th to June 8th, starting from 2.30 to 6.30 pm, you have the opportunity to meet the producers and taste their wines.

start date:30/03/2019 final date:15/06/2019 address: Rocca Sforzesca, 40060 Dozza ph: +39 0542367700 fax: 0542367716 email: website: hours: From 2.30 pm to 6.30 pm entrance:

Free entry

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

Ayrton Magico, the soul beyond the limits

The multimedia exhibition takes place at MAICC, Imola, and is devoted to the life of the great driver Ayrton Senna, a perfet combination of myth amd innovation, history and technology.

start date:10/04/2019 final date: 3/05/2020 address: P.zza Ayrton Senna da Silva, 3 ph: +390542 655143 email: website: hours: Monday,  Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 11am-7pm Saturday, Sunday and holidays 10am-8pm Tuesday closed entrance:

Info and tickets on

De Chirico out of the frame.

An ensemble of 19 bronze sculptures by Giorgio de Chirico with prestigious graphic works and installation of light panels from the Metaphysical Museum (Museo Documentario della Metafisica) in Ferrara.

start date:13/04/2019 final date:31/12/2019 address: Museo Magi '900 - Via Rusticana a/1 Pieve di Cento (Bo) ph: +39 0516861545 email: website: hours: Tuesday – Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm Last admission one hour before closing time. Monday and public holiday days closed. Closed July 26 - August 31 entrance:

Full price €10,00
Reduced (over 65, under 18, students with ID, teachers with ID, card Musei Metropolitani Bologna, Bologna Welcome Card) €7

Planet or Plastic?

An engaging journey through photos and videos-installations that make the visitor think about the devastating impact of plastic pollution on our ecosystem.

start date:13/04/2019 final date:22/09/2019 address: Santa Maria della Vita - Via Clavature 8-10, Bologna rif map iat: d-4 ph: +39051 19936343 email: website: hours: Monday: closed From Tuesday to Sunday: 10am-7pm Last entry 6.30pm entrance:

Full open ticket €12
Full ticket €10
Reduced tickets for Bologna Welcome Card owners €5
More information and pre-sale tickets calling +39051 19936343  (Call center: Monday-Friday 11am-4pm).

Budrio Ocarina Festival 2019

An event dedicated to the sounds and colors of the ocarina with many guests, musicians and builders from all over the world. Events in Budrio, Bologna, Castenaso, Granarolo and Bentivoglio.

start date:25/04/2019 final date:28/04/2019 address: Comune di Budrio ph: +390516928281 email: website: hours: all day entrance:

free entry

Finger Food Festival

Bologna, italian capital of food! The most important italian event of food excellences and craft beers is back at Parco della Zucca, close to the city centre

start date:26/04/2019 final date:29/04/2019 address: Via Di Saliceto 5 - Parco della Zucca rif map iat: L-10 ph: +393355736656 fax: 051323490 email: website: hours: Friday 26th April 18.00 / 24.00 Saturday 27th April 12.00 / 24.00 Sunday 28th April 12..00 / 24.00 Monday 29th April 18.00 / 23.00 entrance:

free entry

Orchestra Mozart Festival

The Orchestra Mozart will play from 26 to 28 April 2019 in Bologna for the second edition of the Orchestra Mozart Festival, conducted by the great maestro Bernard Haitink.

start date:26/04/2019 final date:28/04/2019 address: Teatro Auditorium Manzoni (Via de’ Monari, 1/2) rif map iat: c-4 ph: +39051222997 email: website: hours: Friday April 26, 2019 | Teatro Auditorium Manzoni, 8.30pm Saturday April 27, 2019 | Teatro Auditorium Manzoni, 5pm Sunday April 28, 2019 | Teatro Auditorium Manzoni, 5pm entrance:

Tickets and subscriptions can be bought at the Teatro Manzoni ticket office, Tue-Sat 3.00 - 6.30 pm, and online on