Isola Bella + Rocca di Angera


What you will do

  • You will visit the baroque Palace and the Italianate Garden of Isola Bella. 
  • You will discover the Gallery of Paintings of Isola Bella.    
  • You will visit the Historic Rooms, the Doll and Toy Museum, the Medieval Garden and the Contemporary art exhibition in the Ala Scaligera at the Rocca di Angera.
  • You will skip the line at the ticket office.
  • You will have priority access to the Palace and Garden of Isola Bella and to Rocca di Angera.


Key information

Availability

Isola Bella and Rocca di Angera from 20 March to 01 November 2020


Details

When

Isola Bella, Isola Madre, Parco Pallavicino and Rocca di Angera:

From 20 March to 31 March 2020 from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m. (last entrance), Palace and Castle close at 04:30 p.m., gardens of Isola Bella at 05:00 p.m.

From 01 April to 30 September 2020 from 09:00 a.m. to 05:30 p.m. (last entrance), Palace and Castle close at 06:00 p.m., gardens of Isola Bella at 06:30 p.m.

From 01 October to 23 October 2020 from 09:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m. (last entrance), Palace and Castle close at 04:30 p.m., gardens of Isola Bella at 05:00 p.m.

From 24 October to 01 November 2020 from 09:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.(last entrance), Palace close at 04:00 p.m., gardens of Isola Bella at 04:30 p.m.

In occasion of the festivities, the opening hours will be from 09:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m. (last entrance), Palace and Castle close at 06:30 p.m., gardens of Isola Bella at 07:00 p.m.
Dates:
11/12/13 April 2020 
01/02 - 21/22/23 - 30-31 May 2020 
01-02 June 2020 
14-15-16 August 2020 

The opening and closure times of museums and gardens are subject to modifications for extraordinary events.

 

What is included

  • A free visit of the Palace and Garden of Isola Bella. 
  • Free visit of the Historical Rooms, the Doll and Toy Museum, the Garden and the Contemporary art exhibition in the Ala Scaligera at the Rocca di Angera.

How to get there

For Isola Bella: 

  • By car:  Take the A8 motorway (Autostrada dei Laghi), direction Gravellona Toce then exit at Carpugnino and follow the signs for Stresa.
  • By boat:  Isola Bella can be reached from Stresa, Arona, Pallanza, Locarno, Laveno by scheduled ferries(www.navigazionelaghi.it) or by public non-scheduled water-taxi.    
  • By train:  Take the Ferrovie dello Stato (state railways), Milan-Sempione line, Stresa stop, then continue by ferry or water-taxi.  Take the Ferrovie Nord (local railways), Milan-Laveno line, Laveno stop. The ferry stop is a few metres away.     

For Rocca di Angera:    

  • By car:  Take the A8 motorway (Autostrada dei Laghi) and exit at Sesto Calende.  Continue on state road 629 towards Angera.       
  • By boat:  The Fortress can be reached from Stresa, Arona, Pallanza, Locarno, Laveno by scheduled ferry(www.navigazionelaghi.it) or by public non-scheduled water-taxi. The Castle is about a 20-minute walk from the pier.
  • By train:  Take the Ferrovie dello Stato (state railways), Milan-Sempione line, Arona stop.  Angera can be reached by scheduled ferry boat.

Special rates

       SPECIAL INDIVIDUAL TICKET/GROUP RATE 

  • Children from 6yrs to 15yrs: reduced admission.           
  • Children under 6yrs: free admission.         
  • Family ticket (4 persons): buying 2 adult tickets and 2 child tickets, one child has a free admission.          
  • Adult Groups: minimum 18 people, one free entrance every 18 paid tickets.

    SPECIAL SCHOOL RATE 

  • Children from 6yrs to 15yrs: reduced admission. 
  • Children under 6yrs: reduced baby admission.
    One free entrance per teacher every 13 paying pupils.

Notes

For customers with individual ticket:
The ticket can be used any date within 01 November 2020.
Each location can be visited on different days.


For customers with a group ticket:
Isola Bella and Rocca di Angera can be visited the same day or at most in two consecutive days.

The visit of each location lasts approximately 2 hours You will find a Cafeteria and a Gift shop in each location.   

Unused tickets will not be refunded.

 

The Contemporary art exhibition in the Ala Scaligera is opened from ... Aprile to ... Septemper 2020 form 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (last entrance at 4.30 p.m.).

Please read the following rules to be respected :

  • The use of headphones is compulsory by renting the audioguides
  • The introduction of big backpacks is prohibited into the museum
  • It is compulsory to follow the instructions of our staff for little/medium size backpacks.
  • The use of vocal amplifiers is prohibited
  • No photos into the “Berthier Painting Gallery” of Isola Bella
  • The use of selfie stick is prohibited into the museum
  • Smoking is allowed only by the “cafetery” for all locations, for electornic cigarettes as well
  • The entrance to the Palace and Garden with pets of any size is not allowed, except guide dogs.

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