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Museo Civico Archeologico Etnologico
Museo Civico d'Arte


July between music and words

Concerts, animated readings and guided tours until 26 July 2020, on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings. Reservation: 059 2033125 or

Every Friday of July at 7pm and 9pm - The Telling stones in the suggestive frame of the Roman Lapidary to discover the stories of the ancient inhabitants of Modena. Laura Parisini of Mediagroup98 tells the public the stories of four famous "mutinenses", starting from an evocative objects of the character in question, placed at the foot of the funeral monuments.

Every Saturday from 8pm to 11pm - Toccata e fuga a pleasant illustration in music of the collection of the Museum ancient instruments:
Saturday 4th July - Improvvisazioni al violino tra sacro e profano con Michele Marmo
Saturday  11th July - Stereofonie d’organo e cembalo con Giovanni Paganelli e Davide Zanasi
Saturday  18th July - Del suono, de’ tremori armonici e dell’udito con Giovanni Paganelli
Saturday 25th July - Di passi diversi et affetti con Davide Zanasi

Every Sunday at 7pm and 9pm - For children and families concerning the exhibition Egypt Stories, open until 18 October 2020. After a brief introduction on the stories that the exhibition tells, Francesca Crotti of Mediagroup98 dedicates to the children short readings connected to some of the findings, from the bandages of the pharaon Ramses II to the statuettes of Isis and Osiris. As a gift for all the young participants, a kit to make an exclusive bracelet with one of the most representative objects of the Egyptian world, the beetle. Instruction tutorial from Youtube channel Musei Civici di Modena.

Free entrance by reservation: 059 2033125 or