Conventions with cinemas, museums and theatres

Reductions for University of Bologna students.


Between 31 August 2017 and 30 August 2018, at cinemas Multisala Odeon (Via Mascarella 3), Europa Cinema (Via Pietralata 55), Rialto Studio (Via Rialto 19) and Roma D’Essai (Via Fondazza 4), students of the University of Bologna will enjoy a €3.50 reduction on ticket prices for all shows scheduled from Monday till Friday, except on public holidays and days before public holidays. 3D shows, premières, special events and one-off performances are not included.

To take advantage of the discount, students must produce a document that proves they are students of the University of Bologna.

Additionally, every Tuesday (not on public holidays), at the above-mentioned cinemas, students will pay €4.00 per ticket; special events and performances not included.


Bologna Metropolitan Museums Card

Thanks to the Metropolitan Museums Card students can visit more than 30 museums in the city of Bologna for free, including the University Museums, and take advantage of special reductions (up to 50% in addition to the discount applicable to university students) to visit museums, exhibitions, theatres, cinemas and take part in exclusive festivals and activities in Bologna.

The students of the University of Bologna can buy the Card for €20, instead of €25, and enjoy the advantages it offers for 12 months. To buy the card and enjoy its advantages, students will need to provide their university badge in stores or online.

Bologna Musei Institution

The Bologna Musei Institution gives the University of Bologna students the possibility to access for free to the following museums: MAMbo - Museo d'Arte Moderna di Bologna, Museo Morandi, Casa Morandi, Villa delle Rose, Museo per la Memoria di Ustica, Museo Civico Archeologico, Museo Civico Medievale, Collezioni Comunali d'Arte, Museo Civico d'Arte Industriale e Galleria Davia Bargellini, Museo del Patrimonio Industriale, Museo e Biblioteca del Risorgimento, Museo internazionale e biblioteca della musica.

In order to take advantage of this opportunity, it is necessary to show the university badge and the certificate of registration to the current academic year.


Bologna municipal Theatre Foundation

The municipal Theatre Foundation reserves the following discounts for regularly enrolled students of the University of Bologna who present their university badge:

  • tickets for "C", "Afternoon" and "Non-season ticket" performances, according to availability, at a price of €10;
  • any unsold tickets for any performance available from one and a half hours before the performance ('last minute' tickets) at a price of €10.

Moreover the theatre offers entry to certain types of open rehearsals to students of the University of Bologna (according to the permitted number and in the methods agreed with the theatre).

Go to the Theatre with the University, for €10.

Bologna municipal Theatre and Manzoni Theatre 

Music Tracks - Orchestra Open Rehearsals
Between February and November, for eleven of the thirteen symphonic concerts in programme at the Municipal Theatre and at the Manzoni Theatre, students of the University of Bologna will be able to assist to the final rehearsal of the Orchestra of the Fondazione Lirico Sinfonica della Regione and the guest soloist artists, directed by the greatest performers on the international scene; a fantastic occasion to experience the magic of orchestra rehearsals and live the emotions that only great live music can evoke.

Admission is free until seats are available.
Students interested in attending one or more orchestra open rehearsals, may collect their free ticket starting from one week before the rehearsal day, at the theatre's ticket office, by providing their student badge and a self-certification attesting their enrolment in the current academic year.

See the orchestra open rehearsal schedule and programme

For information:
Ticket Office: Tel. 051 529019