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Van Gogh Alive - The Experience

The most visited multisensory experience in the world

From: 4/05/2017 - To: 31/10/2017

Ex chiesa di San Mattia, Via Sant'Isaia 14 – Bologna

Phone +39 051 331644

Date of last update: 21/06/2018, 12:03

After encountering success the world over: Australia, United States, Russia and recently in Rome; with over 150,000 viewers in 6 months, Van Gogh Alive - The Experience is on exhibit in Bologna at the former church of San MattiaMay to 31 October, 2017. 

The exhibition is part of Bologna Welcome Card network. A special discount will be applied to the Card holders.

Van Gogh Alive - The Experience is a multisensory immersion, a unique opportunity not only to view Van Gogh’s paintings, but to venture into his world. It is a high-definition image exhibition the viewer can enter into for 45 minutesfollowing a path that runs through the 500m2 of the single nave church living out an unforgettable experience. 
Explore the works and life of this prolific artist during the period 1880 to 1890. Interpret Van Gogh’s thoughts, feelings and state of mind during his time in The Netherlands, Paris, Arles, Saint-Rémy and Auvers-sur-Oise, the locations where he created many of his timeless masterpieces. See these works in hyper-fine detail, with special attention paid to key features, allowing you time to study colour and technique. Photographs and video are displayed along with Van Gogh’s works to show what inspired his genius 

The exhibition is accompanied by a powerful soundtrack of classical music, more than 3,000 Van Gogh images at enormous scale create a thrilling display that fills giant screens, walls, columns, ceilings and even the floor – immersing you entirely in the vibrant colours and vivid details that constitute Van Gogh’s unique style. 


Further information and updates www.vangoghbologna.it

  • From: 4/05/2017
  • To: 31/10/2017

Monday to Thursday: 10am – 8pm
Friday + Saturday: 10am – 11pm
Sunday: 10am – 9pm
Open daily. Last admission one hour before closing time

Further information and updates www.vangoghbologna.it

The exhibition will reopen on August 28th, 2017

  • Bologna Welcome Card holders> € 8.00 instead of  €14.00
  • Full ticket € 14.00
  • Reduction ticket € 12.00 children  6 to 12, students, over 65, disabled people
  • Free: children under 6 (accompanied by an adult of the family)
  • Reduction for groups € 10.00 + pre-sale € 1.00
  • Reduction for schools  € 6.00 + pre-sale € 1.00
  • Family 2 adults + 2 kids / 1 adult + 3 kids € 44.00
  • Maxi family 2 adults + 3 kids / 1 adult + 4 kids € 50.00

For groups, a previous reservation is required: tel. +39 051 0185011 - info@tosc.it

The entrance ticket to the exhibition can be purchased directly at the box office or (only for dates after the date on which you make the purchase) online and / or via the call center (892101) TicketOne

Info www.vangoghbologna.it

Van Gogh Alive - The Experience