Plan your visit


Tuesday –  Sunday 10.00 – 18.00
Closed on Monday week days, 24, 25, 31 December, 1 January
July, August and September | Saturday and Sunday | 10.00 – 19.00

Artillery of the Great War located in Piazza Podestà
open from May to October
Extra opening hours and events can be found in the events section.


Updated March 5, 2020

In compliance with the Prime Minister Decree of March 4, 2020 art. 1 (Measures to combat and contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus throughout the country) and in agreement with the Autonomous Province of Trento, the War Museum is regularly open to the public.

Visitors are invited to follow comportment rules concerning basic hygiene practices for containing the spread of the virus and to maintain the minimum interpersonal distance of 1 meter during the visit. Access to some spaces may be reduced to avoid overcrowding.

School trips and educational activities are suspended until April 5, 2020 (unless otherwise specified). The schools that had planned a visit to the Museum are invited to take contact with our reservations office to reschedule the activities (0464 488041 –

Organized groups wishing to visit the Museum or who had already scheduled a visit are also invited to contact the reservation Office (0464 488041 –

For tourists, Visit Trentino has prepared a webpage with useful information for those who have booked or intend to book a trip in our Province.

Some of the scheduled events have been suspended. Visitors interested in participating at those activities are invited to stay tuned by consulting the calendar on the Museum’s website and social media.


The castle is currently undergoing restoration work and the museum itinerary may be subject to alteration. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


via Castelbarco 7 38068, Rovereto
+39 0464 438100 |

ON FOOT: from Piazza Podestà go down Via della Terra and then Via Castelbarco (3 minutes). From Piazza Rosmini go down Via Orefici, then Via Rialto, Via della Terra and finally Via Castelbarco (10 minutes).

BY CAR: there are some indoor car parks a few minutes from the castle (in Via Lungo Leno Sinistro, Viale dei Colli and Via Manzoni), as well as outdoor car parks (Piazzale Achille Leoni). In Via delle Fosse there are some pay car parks.

BY COACH: Parking is only permitted in Piazza Podestà for loading and unloading. There are coach spaces in Via Lungo Leno Sinistro, Piazzale Achille Leoni and at the sports stadium. Only coaches with a height exceeding 3.8 metres may drop passengers off in Piazza Podestà.

BY BICYCLE: On the Valle dell’Adige Sud Bicycle Trail, head for Rovereto centre from the suburb of Borgo Sacco by following the yellow signs for the Leno n°2 cycle route (for info and map of the bicycle routes in Rovereto click here). Cross the wooden bridge over the River Leno and turn right into Piazza del Podestà, where there are bicycle racks. The castle can be reached on foot from Piazza del Podestà in one minute by going down Via della Terra and climbing the stairs of Via Castelbarco to the War Museum entrance.

If you would like to hire an electric bicycle, you can take advantage of the e-bike sharing service. For information, click here.



€ 7,50
Full price

€ 5,50
Concession for groups (min. 20 adults), plain clothes members of the armed forces and police force

€ 2,00
Children aged 6-17, unguided school groups, members of the armed forces and police force in uniform

€ 6,00 Concession for affiliated organisations  
ACLI del Trentino, AIB Associazione Italiana Biblioteche, ANLA Associazione Nazionale Lavoratori Anziani, ARCI del Trentino, ASAT Associazione Albergatori ed Imprese Turistiche della Provincia di Trento, Associazione Lagarina Storia Antica, CGIL del Trentino, FAI Fondo Ambiente Italiano, Fe.C.C.Ri.T. Federazione circoli culturali e ricreativi del Trentino, GARDO Gruppo Autonomo Ricreativo Dipendenti Ospedalieri, SAT Società Alpinisti Tridentini, TCI Touring Club Italiano, UNPLI Unione Nazionale Pro Loco d’Italia, Volksbank Banca popolare dell’Alto Adige

Free admission
Children 0-5, people with disabilities and assistants, Museum members, 1 group leader per group, 2 teachers for class, card-holding journalists, visitors with Guest Card Trentino e TrentoRovereto Card, members of Cassa Rurale di Rovereto with I’mart card, officials of MiBAC and the PAT Office of Culture, card-holding Civil Service employees

For each adult who pays full price, one child (max 14 years) enters for free



The card gives free admission to museums, castles and other places of interest in Trento, Rovereto and the surrounding area.
It also gives you access to public transport and other offers and discounts. It is on sale at participating museums and in the Trento and Rovereto tourist offices.
It costs € 22 per person and is valid for 48 hours, extendable to three months without charge.




Reduced ticket of € 6 for the War Museum on presenting a return ticket for the Malcesine-Monte Baldo Cable Car. € 3 discount on a return ticket for the Malcesine – Monte Baldo Cable Car on presenting a War Museum entrance ticket at the Malcesine ticket office.




Reduced ticket of € 6 for the War Museum on presenting a Fort Pozzacchio entrance ticket. € 2 discount on the entrance ticket for Fort Pozzacchio on presenting a War Museum entrance ticket at the Fort’s ticket office.




You can hear the history of the museum and castle and descriptions of the exhibition rooms on your smartphone or tablet by downloading a free application from the izi.TRAVEL website.
How to install the audio guide? Here is available a step-by-step instruction on how to download the izi.TRAVEL app and enjoy our audio guide.


Guided tours
Groups of maximum 25/30 people. Entrance fee of 5,50 euros per person for adults, 2 euros for children aged 6-17 plus 80 euros per group for the guide.
Bookings can be made contacting the Education Department (+39 0464 488041, didattica

The museum organises a range of educational activities for all levels. For information and booking visit the schools section.

Unbooked Visits
In busy periods, the War Museum reserves the right to limit entry to groups who have not booked in advance. To avoid any inconvenience, groups are asked to organise their visit in advance calling the Secretary’s Office on 0464 488041.
For all details, please download the terms of visit (.pdf 1735 kb) valid from January 9, 2017.


Entrance to the War Museum and temporary exhibitions for 12 months from the date of issue.
Benefits and discounts on museum services.


The museum visit takes place inside the castle and its architecture may impede accessibility.
The castle is currently undergoing restoration work and the museum itinerary may be subject to alteration

Only small animals are permitted, which must be held by the owner.

The card gives free admission to museums, castles and other places of interest in Trento, Rovereto and the surrounding area. It also gives you access to public transport and other offers and discounts.

Visitors are given a 20% discount voucher for all wines and sparkling wines on sale at the Cantina d’Isera. To receive your discount, simply present the coupon along with the admission ticket.
For more information visit

Visiting the Museum you will receive a voucher that entitles you to a free guided tasting of chocolate at Exquisita . The proposal is also valid for groups and schools. More info here

Save the entry ticket to the Museum. If you show it to one of these restaurants the day of your visit or the next one, you will have a 10% discount on lunch or dinner.

Thanks to an agreement between the Museum of War and Forte Pozzacchio, presenting the ticket of one of the three structures is entitled to a reduction on the ticket.

Information on the Trento Rovereto card.

Information on family activities.