Summer 2018 - The National Museum of Cinema

 July, August

The Museum will maintain regular opening hours throughout the summer. Tuesdays during August the Museum will be open 9.00 am to 8.00 pm. Wednesday 15 August (Assumption of Mary) the Museum and the Panoramic Lift will be open from 9.00 am to 8.00 pm.


In addition to the permanent collections, visitors can experience the SoundFrames. Cinema and music on show, an innovative project conceived by Donata Pesenti Campagnoni and curated by Grazia Paganelli, Stefano Boni, and Maurizio Pisani, that explores the cross-polination between cinema and music in an interactive installation.


#HEADSETS – The exhibition consists of continuous projections along the ramp, each with an audio presentation that can be heard only via headsets.


Guided, animated, and by-dark tours of the Museum, the history of cinema and the exhibition can be booked in advance through the museum website


Sundays, and every day from monday 13 through sunday 19 august


11.00 am guided tour for children and families Games and Stories before the Bros. Lumière

duration 1 h, €5 + reduced museum ticket price (reservations recommended)


4.00 pm, guided tour Discovering the Museum

duration 1.5 h, €6 + reduced museum ticket price (reservations recommended)


Saturdays, starting 7 July


11.00 am animated tours for parents and young children aged 18 months to 3 years Babies in the Museum – Playing games with light on the magic carpet!

duration 1 h, €5 per participant + museum ticket price (reservations needed)


To make your reservation, fill out this form downloadable and send it to - Info: 011- 8138564/65.


Saturday 14 July and Saturday 25 August


6.00 pm guided tour of the exhibition SoundFrames. Cinema and music on show

duration 1 h, €5 + reduced museum ticket price (reservations recommended)

In collaboration with Abbonamento Musei Torino Piemonte


Saturday 21 July


6.30, 8.00 and 9.00 pm tour in the dark Listening to Cinema at SoundFrames. Cinema and music on show

duration 1.5 h, €5 per person + museum admission ticket. Reservations made (max 10 persons) through

In collaboration with U.I.C.I. – Unione Italiana Ciechi e Ipovedenti - Sezione Provinciale Torino and Tactile Vision


Cinema Massimo and Mario Gromo Library / Mediatheque in via Matilde Serao will be closed:


- Cinema Massimo, from Thursday 5 July through Wednesday 29 August 2018.

- Mario Gromo Library / Mediatheque, from Monday 6 through Friday 24 August 2018.