Modena city tour: the treasures of the cathedral

Modena city tour: the treasures of the cathedral

A local tour guide will accompany you on a special journey to discover the Modena Cathedral and its treasures, including the Cathedral Museums and the sacristy.

What to Expect from This Experience

  • A guided tour of the treasures of the Modena Cathedral, a masterpiece of Romanesque art and a UNESCO World Heritage site;
  • We will explore together the wonders preserved in this sacred place and visit the cathedral's sacristy, opened specifically for the tour. Finally, we will end the visit at the Cathedral Museums, which house invaluable works and have recently inaugurated multimedia spaces that tell the stories related to the Cathedral's construction site;
  • We will embark on a fascinating journey through time, allowing you to appreciate not only the art and architecture but also the deep spirituality and rich history that permeate these extraordinary places.

Duration of the Visit: Approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes

Meeting Point: Tourist Information and Welcome Office (IAT) - Piazza Grande 14, Modena. Reservation is required. Write to for more information and available dates:


  • Full price: €15.00 for adults
  • Reduced price: €13.00 for children aged 6 to 12
  • Free for children up to 5 years old
  • Free for people with disabilities and one companion
  • The price includes the guided tour and entrance to the Cathedral Museums.

Important Information The visit to the sacristy, lasting approximately 15 minutes, is not accessible for people in wheelchairs or with mobility difficulties due to stairs not served by an elevator. However, it is possible to participate in the rest of the itinerary.

We recommend wearing comfortable shoes; for safety reasons, flip flops, slippers, and high heels are strongly discouraged. Please note that, in accordance with the Cathedral's regulations, it is not possible to enter wearing shorts and miniskirts, clothing that leaves the shoulders uncovered, or tops.

Cancellation Policy In case of cancellation by the client up to 48 hours before the tour departure, no refund will be possible, but a voucher of equal value will be granted for the purchase of other tours bookable on In case of cancellation by the client within 48 hours before the tour, no refund will be possible.