Marvellous Carrara
The beauty of art in a safe environment.

The Carrara reopens its rooms with great news: come and rediscover its wonders in total safety.

The Accademia Carrara museum inaugurates the post-Covid-19 era in grand style: its rooms welcome art lovers with two surprises, one management related and one exhibition related.

At the beginning of the visit you will receive a Fidelitas Distance device, a smart bracelet that vibrates and lights up you are less than one metre from another person. The Carrara is the first Italian museum to adopt this electronic tool, which will guarantee you a relaxing experience. Enjoy the masterpieces on display without worries, the museum will take care of your safety and that of others.

Do you want to be even smarter? Ask at the ticket office for the exclusive Carrara brand mask!

And the news doesn’t end here, because a recent and invaluable addition to the museum collections, Giuseppe Ghislandi's (Fra Galgario) Portrait of a young gentleman, is waiting for you within its halls.

Come to the Carrara museum and discover the 'Portrait of young gentleman' by Fra Galgario, one of the most significant works of the painter.
- The exhibition will be the perfect time to rediscover the Carrara's permanent collections, which have over 600 masterpieces.
- In the rooms you will find works by Mantegna, Raffaello, Lotto, Pellizza da Volpedo and Evaristo Baschenis, artists who have made history.
- Be amazed by the collections of the great patrons of the past, including Giacomo Carrara himself, and discover the new exhibition The Sound of the Woodpecker Bill by Rovaldi.
- The Carrara awaits you with open arms: you just have to venture into its rooms and explore its beauty, without fear!

From 6th August the museum will be open every day, excluding Tuesday, at the following times

Monday - Wednesday - Thursday and Sunday | 10 am – 7 pm
Friday and Saturday | 10 am – 8.30 pm

To book individual tickets, you can buy the ticket in advance on the website or by contacting the reservations office via email ( or via Whatsapp, on +39 3281721727.

Tickets for groups of up to 10 people can be booked by calling 035 4920090 (Monday to Friday: 9am-6pm and Saturday: 9am-1pm).


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