After the temporary closure in accordance with Italian COVID-19 containment measures, the museum is open on regular opening days and hours.
discover the security measures
buy your ticket  

Opening time


Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10.00am — 7.30pm
Sunday 10.00am — 8.00pm
Last admission one hour before closing
Closing day Tuesday


Library – Temporarily closed
Monday, Thursday 10.30am — 6.00pm
Wednesday, Friday 10.30am — 2.30pm
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday closed


Madre Butìc
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 10.30am 7.30pm
Closing day: Tuesday



How to reach us

Check on Google Maps


Metro Line 1 Museo
Metro Line 2 Cavour
around 200 meters by foot


From Capodichino Airport 

— AliBus, departing every 30 minutes. Alight at Central Station Piazza Garibaldi. From here, take the metro Line 2 to Cavour
— Taxi, around 10/15 minutes


From Central Station

— Metro Line 2, to Cavour
— Taxi, around 5 minutes





madre napoli
Via Settembrini, 79
80139 Napoli


Madre museum on WhatsApp
+39 344 130 130 6



Full Price: € 4,00*
Reduced: € 2,00*
Buy online

*Special rate from 18.05.2020 to 30.09.2020

[Free admission on the first Sunday of every month #domenicalmuseo – is temporarily suspended]


The museum is part of the circuit CampaniaArtecard — CampaniaArtecard


Free arrow_downward

Children under 6 years, pre-booked school groups and accompanying teachers, journalists, professors of art history, ICOM-ICROM members, tourist guides, Cardholders AMACI, Cardholders Contemporaneamente Italia.

Accessibility arrow_downward

Entry to the museum is free for disabled people including one caregiver. Wheelchairs are available in the Ticket Office for free visitor use. The Madre is almost fully accessible, except for the two exhibition galleries in the mezzanine, the Dark Room (back patio) and the rooftop-terrace.The courtyards are reachable by the elevator situated in the Bookshop-Cafeteria, on the first floor. One public elevator, equipped with Braille indicators, provides access to all floors. Every floor in the building has supplied toilet facilities.