Palazzo Zabarella
via degli Zabarella 14, Padova

Palazzo Zabarella is located in the center of Padua
in a pedestrian area and can be reached by foot
from railway station and from Prato della Valle in 15 minutes.

From railway station in 6 minutes:
Tram direction Capolinea Sud - Guizza.
Urban bus lines 3 and 12 (Ponti Romani stop).

Via A4 from Milan or Venice and A13 from Bologna.
Exit Padova Est, follow for Basilica of Sant’Antonio.
Parking: Padova Centro Park, Prato della Valle Parking.

Visitor info

Opening Hours

The exhibition I MACCHIAIOLI. Masterpieces of the Rising Italy, will open on 24 October 2020.

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 10.00am - 6.00pm
Friday: 10.00am - 7.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am - 8.00pm
Sunday and holidays: 10.00am - 7.00pm

Monday Closed

Anti Covid-19 Measures

The ticket office is open from 10.00 to 45 minutes before closing time.

Special openings

Monday 7 December: 10.00am-6.00pm
Monday 28 December: 10.00am-6.00pm
Monday 4 January: 10.00am-6.00pm
Monday 5 April: 10.00am-7.00pm

Special closings

Friday 25 December 2020

We have two priorities: protecting art and making your experience unique. In order to promote the best and most enjoyable visit experience for each of our guests, we point out that:

Taking photographs is only permitted with smartphones (without flash) for personal purpose. For the use of professional or semi-professional equipment (photos and videos) it is allowed only after accreditation to the press office.  


  • bring babies in front baby carrier
  • wheelchair access
  • skip the line with online ticket
  • Photo


  • consume food and drink
  • use strollers
  • carry bags and backpacks
  • bring animals
  • smoke

The structure allows the reception of visitors in autonomous wheelchairs accompanied by ramps placed at the entrance. The connections between the rooms allow the passage of wheelchairs. Standard lift to the halls allows wheelchairs with a width of no more than 72 cm. In the structure there is a service wheelchair which can also be used independently.

  • there is a deposit bag, backpacks and bulky items, free.
  • front baby carriers are available.
  • there is a bathroom for disabled visitors.
  • there is a bathroom with a changing table for babies.
  • there is a lift to access the rooms for people in wheelchairs or with mobility difficulties.
At the entrance of Palazzo Zabarella is hosted the Bookshop, where it is possible to view and purchase the exhibition catalogs, as well as a selection of thematic in-depth books, art notebooks, gadgets and souvenirs.

Palazzo Zabarella is located in historic center of Padua, so the building represents the perfect starting point towards a vast opportunity for excursions in the city. Many are the places of historical-artistic importance and of tourist interest, among which we can certainly mention: the famous Basilica of Sant’Antonio; the splendid Scrovegni Chapel; the historic Caffè Pedrocchi; Piazza dei Signori with the Clock Tower, Piazza della Frutta with Torre degli Anziani and Piazza delle Erbe with Palazzo della Regione.