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Museum of Palazzo Schifanoia

Palazzo Schifanoia is open with a new itinerary (divided over 850 square meters, 11 rooms, about 170 works of art), a new layout and new lights and a new museographic concept developed with the aim of reconnecting Ferrara with one of the most important testimonies of its history.
Museum of Palazzo Schifanoia

The visit includes the main room of the Palace, the Room of the Months (with a new illumination system), the Hall of the Virtues and other 10 rooms of the fifteenth-century building, some of which  never open to the public: a journey through the age of Borso and Ercole I, the sixteenth-century splendor of Alfonso I and the autumn of the Renaissance.

The fourteenth-century part of the building is still closed for restoration and it will reopen next Autumn.


10.00-19.00 (Ticket office closes at 18.00). Closed on Monday.

Closed January, 1st; 6th; December 25th.

The entrance is limited to 15 pax every 20 minutes. Reservations are recommended:

Closing days

  • Monday


Full 10,00 euro.
Reduced 8,00 euro (over 65's).

FREE ENTRANCE for the owners of MYFE tourist card

How to get here

On foot: 20 minutes from the Este Castle;
bus n. 9 from the Train Station.

Accessible to people with disabilities.

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