Paestum Archaeological Park

Easter among the temples of Paestum

Archaeological area and museum open regularly

Easter Sunday and Easter Monday 21 April 22 April 2019, the Museum and the archaeological area of Paestum will be regularly open from 8:30 at 19:30 (emission last ticket hours 18:50). Take advantage of these holidays to visit Paestum and to refrain until 1st may! Also for the feast of liberation of 25 April and for labor day on May 1 the site will be regularly open respecting normal business hours.

Here is the program of Easter:

Sunday, April 21

hours 11:30 and 16:30 #FamilyLabPaestum: a trip for the whole family to discover the ancient history of the city of Paestum!

The initiative lasts 1 hour during which participants will be guided along a theme itinerary to be followed by a workshop where adults and children can unleash their creativity making drawings and sculptures. Each date will have a different theme; the appointment of this Sunday will star diver, the character depicted on the famous Tomb in the Museum.

Lab fee: €3.00 that adds to the cost of admission to the Museum and the archaeological area of Paestum, the annual ticket Paestum mine and the card takes a block. Anyone under 18 years old and who is in possession of My subscription will only pay the laboratory Paestum.

Participants: maximum 20 per shift; reservations required at mail the or by calling 0812395653 Monday to Friday from 9:00 at 17:00. Appointments every first and third Sunday of the month and every Thursday.

17:00 18:00 16:00 15:00, hours, and "behind the scenes" – visits to stores

The Museum has been enriched by a new tour route that in stable form, has become part of the cultural offer of the Park. With visits to stores, the visitor takes part in a truly unique experience: the tale of a lucanian tomb and his outfit will be an opportunity to understand what lies behind a "beautiful vase" exhibited in a display case in the Museum. A behind the scenes people, professionalism, choices and emotions, travels around the world, recoveries from law enforcement and more. The event is scheduled at the Museum, every afternoon!

Info: every afternoon except Monday, at 15:00, 16:00, 17:00 and 18:00, hits in Italian, English, German, French and Spanish. Tickets cost €1 to add to the park entrance ticket, at My annual ticket and card adopts a Paestum block. Children up to 6 years do not pay.

On request, possibility to visit also the morning (e-mail:

Monday, April 22

hours 11:00 and 17:00 Paestum for everyone – barrier-free Architecture: guided tours in Italian and in English to the Temple of Neptune and the Basilica. Assistants to the use, acceptance and oversight of Paestum Archaeological Park will guide visitors through a barrier-free path, in the area of the sanctuary. You will go inside the temples the world's best preserved and you will be able to admire the ancient city and the surrounding landscape from a much more striking. Thanks to barrier-free path can be accessed also in the cd. Basilica, the oldest temple of Paestum. The appointment is at 11.00 and 17.00, every Monday and every second Sunday of the month, at the ticket counter by the front door, near the Temple of Neptune. Reservation is recommended and can be made to the number 39 0828811023 or mail The initiative is included in the entrance fee to the Park, in annual ticket Paestum mine and in card Adopts a block.

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