News & Events

All visitors please take note
27 January 2021

From 22 February 2021 the Duomo of Siena and the Piccolomini Library will reopen for visits from Monday to Friday from 10.30 to 17.30 (last admission at 17.00).

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Emergency COVID-19
22 January 2021

The Complesso Museale del Duomo di Siena will be closed for visits until further notice.

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New opening time of the Cathedral
10 February 2020

From April 13th 2020 the Cathedral of Siena will open to the public at 10 am instead of 10.30 a.m.

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The Cathedral of Siena discovers its magnificent floor
5 August 2019

From August 18 to October 27 , the Cathedral of Siena discovers its magnificent floor made of marble intarsia, the result of five hundred years of artistic expression, a symbolic journey in search of the highest values of the human spirit. ON EARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN. From the DOOR to the CITY OF HEAVEN to the FLOOR.

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8 May - 8 September 2019 - La Città del Cielo
26 April 2019

The Panorama of Siena from the Facciatone: new horizons on the city

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New fares for the Cathedral Complex
23 January 2018

Since 1st March 2018 visitors will be able to choose from the following three tours: admission to the Cathedral and Piccolomini Library; the OPA Si Pass tour, including Beneath the Cathedral - Paths of Light with 3D videomapping; and the Gate of Heaven tour, which entitles the holder to visit the Cathedral roof and wich will now include also the Opa Si Pass tour.

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Closure of the exhibition "Wounded Beauty"
21 November 2017

Almost a year has gone by since the Opera del Duomo di Siena and Santa Maria della Scala took in and "hospitalised" the works of art damaged in the earthquake in Norcia and its hinterland.

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The restoration of Nicola Pisano's Pulpit
26 June 2017

The pulpit that Nicola Pisano carved for Siena Cathedral with his son Giovanni's assistance between 1265 and 1268 has been undergoing restoration since September 2016.

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