Peter Paul Rubens and the Birth of Baroque

By Anna Lo Bianco

Scientific Committee
Eloisa Dodero, David Jaffe, Johann Kraeftner, Cecilia Paolini, Alejandro Vergara, Anna Lo Bianco

Dates: October 26, 2016 – February 26, 2017
Sede: Palazzo Reale – Piazza del Duomo, 12 (Milano)


Monday from 2.30 pm to 7.30 pm
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays from 9.30 am to 7.30 pm
Thursday and Saturday from 9.30 am to 10.30 pm

The ticket office closes one hour earlier.
Last admission booking for groups: one hour and a half before closing


Tel. 199 15 11 21 from Monday to Friday from 9 am to 6 pm and on Saturday from 9 am to 12 pm
(closed Sundays and holidays)


Full € 12,00

Concessions for Treno and Cartafreccia ticket holders
Visitors holding a Frecce Trenitalia train ticket with destination Milan (dated no more than 5 days before the day of visit) and Cartafreccia holders will get a two for one discount.

Reduced € 10,00
for groups of at least 15 persons, visitors under 26, over 65, teachers, disabled people, military personnel, off-duty Law Enforcement officers, members of FAI and Touring Club, holders of the annual Musei Civici Milanesi Card, “Lunedì Musei” Card (Museo Poldi Pezzoli and Museo Teatrale alla Scala), and holders of cards under special agreements

Reduced Card Lombardia € 8,00
for holders of Card Lombardia.

Special Reduced € 6,00
for all types of schools, groups organised directly by FAI and Touring Club, holders of ATM annual tickets and ATM employees, non accredited journalists, employees of the Municipality of Milan and Civil Service Volunteers working with the Municipality of Milan.

Family ticket
€ 10,00
Each, for one or two adults,
plus € 6.00 each child from 6 to 14 years.

Open Ticket € 14,00
Available at the ticket office and online

for children up to 6 years, one tour assistant per group, two teachers per class, a companion for disabled needing assistance, accredited journalists, qualified tourist guides with a badge, ICOM members, employees of the Soprintendenza ai Beni Paesaggistici e Architettonici di Milano.


Reservations are required for groups and schools and recommended for individuals at a cost of € 1.50 for each attendee; € 1.00 for students and reduced family.

the ticket includes audio guides available in Italian and English. The audio guides can not be reserved and are not guaranteed for groups.

Upon reservation, a guided tour for groups and schools is available:

€ 100.00 guided tour for groups

€ 60.00 guided tour for schools

€ 120.00 guided tour in foreign language

The entrance to the exhibition is from Piazzetta Reale.

The nearest links to public transport are: Underground, Duomo station (M1 and M3 lines); Duomo stop of following tramways (2, 3, 12, 14, 15, 16, 19, 23, 24, 27)