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  • Opening hours

Tuesday-Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm (ticket office closes at 5:00 pm)

Special openings: December 26th , January 6th and January 27th 

  • Holidays


The MEIS library will be closed from December 24th to January 2nd, 2020. It will reopen on January 4, 2020

  • Admission

General admission: € 10.00; discounted admission: € 8,00 (6 to 18 years, university students, MyFe card); groups of minimum 15 people: € 6,00 (one free admission every 15 people for the person accompanying them); families made by minimum 1 adult and 1 minor between 6 and 14 years: € 6,00; schools and university (groups of minimum 15 people, Monday-Friday): € 5,00 (2 free admission every group for teachers or people accompanying each class); free admission: children under the age of 6, persons with 100% disability and the person accompanying them, card-carrying journalists and tour guides, ICOM members and uniformed military personnel

"Subscription" admission (no date or time obligation, valid until the end of the exhibition): € 12,00 + € 1,00 advance sale

The ticket is valid for the exhibits Jews, An Italian Story, for The Realm of Questions, for the Garden of Questions and the documentary film We were Italian about the Italian survivors of the Shoah 

Integrated ticket: MEIS, Synagogue of Siena, Jewish Museum and Synagogue of Florence, Jewish Museum and Synagogue of Padua, Jewish Museum and Synagogues of Venice. Validity: 6 months from the buying. General admission: € 35,00; discounted admission: € 30,00 + € 1,00 advance sale (schools and university groups excepted)

  • For information and reservations

Call center: 848 082380, for mobile and calls from abroad: +39 06 39967138 (open daily 9:00 am - 6:00 pm), meis@coopculture.it, prenotazioni@coopculture.it

For information only: +39 0532 1912039 and +39 342 5476621 (open Tuesday-Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

  • Online tickets


A € 1.00 advance sale surcharge is applied for telephone and online tickets

  • To visit Ferrara

Go to visitferrara.eu and enter the code MEISFE: you can book your stay in Ferrara with a 10% discount on the best available rates and buy packages, guided visits, activities and tours
For information: +39 0532 783944, info@visitferrara.eu

  • Useful information

Backpacks, suitcases and bags larger than 40x35x15 cm are forbidden throughout the entire building and must be checked in. Likewise, medium and large-sized umbrellas (or those with a finial), canes (except walking aids), camera stands, video cameras, posters and signs of any sort must also be checked



  • Address

Via Piangipane, 79/83 - 44121 Ferrara (Italy)

  • Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

  • Information

Tel. 0532 769137
Fax 0532 711772


  • Hours

Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm; Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.

The MEIS library will be closed from December 24th to January 2nd, 2020. It will reopen on January 4, 2020

  • Information

Tel. 0532 769137
Fax 0532 711772


For information on the latest publishing releases and volumes available at the bookshop, please contact Silvana Editoriale at bookshop.meis@gmail.com

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