Telephone: +39 051 230260 (Complesso Santa Maria della Vita)
Full € 5
Reduction € 3
– groups of min. 15 people
– holders of an admission ticket of another Genus Bononiae ...
The museum is located in a consecrated church that must respect the times of the Mass. The entrance does not present any difficulty for the hearing impaired.
In the church work is in progress for the creation of descriptive panels for the chapel and the altar.
On the second floor there is the oratory from the imposing architecture that houses the temporary exhibitions and the painting "Il transito della vergine" ("The transit of the virgin") introduced by hall panels.
More information can be obtained via QRcode and the history of the building can be downloaded from the website.
Motor disability and difficulty of movement
The monumental complex of Santa Maria della Vita as a whole is accessible to everyone, but the visit to the famous Compianto sul Cristo Morto (Lamentation of the Dead Christ) by Niccolò dell'Arca is not accessible to people in wheelchairs or with serious problems of mobility.
Four consecutive steps, without a handrail nor aids to overcome them, must be taken to reach the sculptural group, placed to the right of the altar.
Sanctuary: Tuesday to Sunday 10:00am - 7:00pm. Closed on Mondays.
Compianto sul Cristo Morto: Tuesday to Sunday 10:30am - 6:30pm. Closed on Mondays (last entrance on Saturday at 6:15pm)
Museo della Sanità e dell'Assistenza: Tuesday to Sunday 10:00am - 7:00pm. Closed on Mondays.
Oratorio dei Battuti: Tuesday to Sunday 10:00am - 12:00pm, 3:00pm - 6:00pm. July and September 4:00pm - 7:00pm. Closed on Mondays.