Touristic entrance from Piazza Indipendenza
AT THE ROYAL PALACE OF PALERMO, SICILIAN PARLIAMENT AND SITE OF ART, ACTUALLY THERE ARE RESTORATION AND MAINTENANCE WORKS TO SOME AREAS OF THE TOURIST ROUTE.
WE APOLOGIZE FOR INCONVENIENCES.
ROYAL PALACE / PALATINE CHAPEL /EXHIBITION
Monday/Saturday 8,15 a.m. to 5,40 p.m. (last ticket 5.00 p.m.)
Sunday/Holidays 8,15 a.m. to 1,00 p.m. (last ticket 12.15 a.m.)
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays the exhibition will remain open till 9.00 p.m (last ticket 8.00 p.m.)
Notes: The Cappella Palatina on Sundays and Holidays is closed 9:45h - 11:15h for Holy ceremony.
From tuesday to thursday the Royal Apartaments are closed to visitors, but Palatine Chapel is open.
For Institutional reasons the Royal Apartaments could be closed also with no advice.
Days of advanced closing for April 2017
On April 7 the Royal Apartments will be closed;
On April 6, 8, 13, 14, 21 and 25 the ticket office will make the last entrance at 16.15;
On April 9 and 30 the Palatine Chapel will be closed from 9.30 to 11.30;
On April 2 and 16 the Palatine Chapel will be closed from 9.30 to 11.00;
On April 22 the ticket office will make the last entrance at 15.15;
On April 23, 24, 25, 29 and 30 it will be possibile to visit the Palatine Chapel and the Exhibition "Nocevento Italiano. Una Storia" till 21.00 (last entrance at 20.00);
On April 13 the Palatine Chapel will close at 16.00 (last entrance at 15.15);
On April 14 the Palatine Chapel will close at 15.30 (last entrance at 14.45); during the Holy Week's precepts, the most rigorous silence will be observed within the Palatine Chapel.
The 25th December – the 1st January.
Days of advanced closing
The 15th July and the 4th September for the city of Palermo are holidays, therefore the closure is provided for 13:00h, latest ticket at 12:15h.
In Italy there are also considerate holidays the 6th January, Easter Monday, the 25th April, the 1st May, the 2nd June, the 15th August, the 1st November, the 8th and the 25th December, the closure even during these days is provided until 13:00h, latest entrance at 12:15h.