Touristic entrance from Piazza Indipendenza
ROYAL PALACE / PALATINE CHAPEL
In addition to the Palatine Chapel and the Exhibition, the tour includes all the rooms of the Royal Apartments with the exception of the Sala Pio La Torre and Sala Piersanti Mattarella.
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.)
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.
Extraordinary opening up to 9.00 pm (last admission 8.00 pm) on 184.108.40.206.28.29.30 April – 1st May and 2nd and 3rd June 2018 for the Palatine Chapel and the exhibition “Sicilië, Flemish painting
Days of advanced closing of April 2018
On April 1,8,22 and 29 the Palatine Chapel will be closed from 9,30 to 11,30;
On April 2 the ticket office will issue the last entry ticket at 12,15;
On April 15 the Palatine Chapel will be closed from 9,30 to 11,00;
On April 21 and 29 the ticket office will issue the last entry ticket at 16,15;
On April 27 the Palatine Chapel will be closed from 11,30 to 13,30;
On April 24 the ticket office will issue the last entry ticket at 12,15;
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.