Reservation required at 060608 (free admission)
From June 16th to September 6th:
from Tuesday to Friday: h 9.00 and h 12.00
on Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: h 10.00 and h 11.00
Groups (guided tours, reserved entrance)
from Tuesday to Friday: h 10.00
on Saturday, Sunday and Holidays: h 12.00
Closed on: Monday
From September 8th opening time can change
Closed on: Monday, 25 December, 1 January, 1 May
The Museum preserves a portion of an ancient riverbed, dating about 200,000 years ago. During the visit you can see many geological, paleontological and archaeological finds, that leave imagine a lost landscape: ancient rocks shaped by water, big elephant tusks, Paleolithic chipped flints. The visit itinerary is supported by suggestive virtual reconstructions that "immerse" the visitor in the Pleistocene world.
A booking service for groups (max 30 visitors) is available for an additional booking fee of € 25,00. Guided tours are not included in the booking fee.
Also available is a service of guided tours in several languages, with fee and upon booking.
Guided tours for groups
Hours: on request
Language: Italian, English, French, Spanish, German
Maximum visitors: 30
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes
Price: € 90,00
Advance booking is required for school groups, also for the entrance to the museum only. The booking service for school groups is free.
Also available is a service of guided tours, workshops and meetings for teachers upon booking only.
Guided tours are free of charge only for the schools of Rome and Province of Rome, and subject to availability.
Guided tours cost € 70,00 per school group.
Educational workshops are free of charge only for the schools of Rome and Province of Rome, and subject to availability.
Educational workshops cost € 140,00.
Max 30 pupils/students per school group (including teachers and carers).
For school groups accompanied by their teachers, admission to the museum is free upon showing a school headed paper containing the list of pupils/students and accompanying teachers/professors (one teacher/professor comes free for every 10 pupils/students).