Admire Hadrian Villa without queueing up! Emperor Hadrian built this country villa for himself and his court, and it bears unique testimony to the grandeur and architectural and decorative characteristics of the period. Today it exists as an immense park, extending over 80 hectares and dotted with several Roman ruins as well as spas and houses from the 1700s and all set in an environment charged with ancient fascination.
Info & Booking
Reservations must be made with a minimum of 1 day notice.
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Before making your reservation, please, read the Ordering Informations
IMPORTANT NOTICE: After succesfully completing a reservation, you will receive two e- mails: the copy of your order (immediately after submitting your order) and the confirmation mail (one working day after). In order to receive them, please make sure you insert your e-mail address correctly and check that your anti-spam filter or antivirus are not blocking mails from our address [email protected]. Special attention for AOL mailbox users.
PLEASE NOTICE: Confirmed time is not always the same time you requested; museum automatically confirms the closest available time on the same date if requested time is sold out.
Opening hours from 9 am to one hour before sunset:
9am-5pm from January 2 to January 31
9am-6pm from February 1 to February 29
9am-6:30pm from March 1 to 24
9am-7pm from last Sunday of March to April 30
9am-7:30pm from May 1 to August 31
9am-7pm from September 1 to September 30
9am-6:30pm from October 1 to last Saturday of October
9am-5pm from last Sunday of October to December 31
Closed January 1, December 25. Ticket office closes one hour and half before closing time
How to arrive from Rome with public transport:
• Underground line B, Ponte Mammolo stop and bus Co.Tral direction Via Prenestina, stop at 300 m. from the site, or bus Co.Tral direction Via Tiburtina, stop at 1 km from the site, or bus Co.Tral direction Tivoli/highway A24, stop at 1 km from the site
• train FS stop at Tivoli’s station and bus line CAT number 4, stop at 300 m. from the site
For cancellations once a confirmation code has been assigned to the reservation, and for no shows, we can refund cost of unused tickets minus service fee (reservation fee and online booking fee).
Before You Book
PLEASE NOTE: Immediately after submitting an order, you will receive two emails. The first email contains your order summary (this one you receive immediately after placing your order), the second email confirms your successful payment (one business day after placing the order). In order to receive these two emails, please make sure that you enter your email address correctly and check that antispam or antivirus filters do not block emails from our [email protected] address. Users of AOL, Comcast and Sbcglobal.net need to pay special attention to this, please. Vouchers will also be available, one business day after the request, at your dashboard.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The time you select on the order form is your preferred time. The closest available time, which can be anytime during opening hours on the selected date, will be automatically confirmed if your preferred time is no longer available.
Secure your admission to Hadrian’s Villa! Emperor Hadrian, who had traveled the then known world far and wide, built this countryside villa for himself and his court. UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1999, Hadrian’s Villa includes an immense park, encompassing nearly 250 acres, ruins, thermal structures, a theater, temples, libraries, state rooms, and buildings to house courtiers and slaves. It was the greatest Roman example of an Alexandrian garden, re-creating a sacred landscape.
Tivoli: Hadrian’s Villa
Emperor Hadrian, who had traveled the then known world far and wide, built this countryside villa for himself and his court during the second and third decades of the 2nd century AD. The villa and grounds bear unique testimony to the man’s greatness, reflecting his taste and life experience through many different architectural styles, mostly Greek and Egyptian.
UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1999, Hadrian’s Villa includes an immense park, encompassing nearly 250 acres, ruins, thermal structures, a theater, temples, libraries, state rooms, and buildings to house courtiers and slaves. It was the greatest Roman example of an Alexandrian garden, re-creating a sacred landscape.
The grounds also contain the "Teatro Marittimo," an artificial island used as a private retreat by the Emperor. Other interesting features include the artificial grotto "Canopo," and a museum that houses an extraordinary collection of various decorative objects from the villa itself. Excavations, which are still in progress, continue to reveal new and surprising aspects of this treasured site and architectural marvel.
Once a confirmation code has been assigned to your reservation, we can refund the cost of unused tickets, also for no-shows, minus a service fee (reservation fee and online booking fee).