Contacts and Information


Palazzo dell’Arte
Piazza Marconi 5 – 26100 Cremona (IT)

Those wanting to access the Museo del Violino must show a “GREEN PASS RAFFORZATO” (“Reinforced” Digital Covid Certificate). Access will only be granted to those showing a Green Pass given to those who are fully vaccinated or healed from Covid. No form of “Green Pass” (Digital Covid Certificate) is required for children under the age of 12 or those with an official certificate of exemption compliant with the criteria detailed in the Ministry of Health Circular of 4 August 2021.  For more information, please see the dedicated website: 

Opening Times
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays 10 am – 6 pm
(closed on Monday and Tuesday)

open on public holidays except for December 25th and January 1st
open on Easter Monday

Piazza Marconi 5 – 26100 Cremona (IT)
open Monday to Friday 9am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm
tel (+ 39) 0372 801801 – Fax (+39) 0372 801888

Ticket office
tel (+39) 0372 080809



The museum is located just a few steps from Piazza del Comune and can be easily reached from the railway station (1.5km) and from the piazza della Libertà bus parking (1,2km).There is ample street-level and underground car parking available for those visiting the museum by car.

All areas can be accessed by visitors with mobility impairments using the lifts provided. The museum includes a section for the blind and visually impaired, with information in Braille.

Four-legged friends are only allowed into the museum in specially designed carriers or bags.

Amateur photography, with no flash or tripods, is allowed in the museum. Audio or video recording is not permitted during recitals.

Free, located near the ticket office. Musical instrument cases, umbrellas and large rucksacks and bags must be deposited.