It is the oldest museum in the world dedicated to Ancient Egyptian culture. It houses more than 40,000 finds including ancient plaques, mummies, papyrus, objects, stuffed animals, statues and sphinxes that make this venue the sixth most visited place in Italy. The Museum offers the opportunity to join thematic visits, admire temporary exhibitions and take part in educational tours and workshops to explore the knowledge preserved here. Several exhibition spaces and tour itineraries with a broad offering in terms of knowledge and experience. Visitors absolutely must see the Silvia Curto Library with its interesting ancient works and collections of immense value.
There is a baby area as well as baby care services
There is an Information Desk, which is always open to the public during visiting hours.
There is a refreshment area for visitors
Toilets are available.
There is a bookshop for visitor purchases.
Free Wi-Fi connection is available for visitors
The venue has been adapted in compliance with Covid-19 rules and regulations. Wearing masks is mandatory. For detailed information and specific rules of conduct, visit the website.
Opening days: Monday to Sunday
Opening time: 9.00
Closing time: Monday at 14.00; other days at 18.30
Last admission 60 minutes before the museum closing time.
full price €15