Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza

Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza

Library: Useful Information


19 viale Baccarini, 48018 Faenza (RA)


Opening times

Monday: closed

Tuesday: 10:00-13:30

Wednesday: 10:00-13:30 / 14:00-16:00

Thursday: 10:00-13:30 / 14:00-16:00

Friday: closed

Saturday: closed

It is kindly suggested to arrange an appointment and an ad hoc consultation, to optimize time and research.

It is also recommended to ask for an appointment to consult of the volumes, sending an email addressed to  at least two days in advance.

We trust in the maximum collaboration of the users to allow us to offer an efficient service.

For information +39 0546 697311-


NOTICE: the Museum Library is closed the month of August.


Library information

(in headquarters according to the opening times, via e-mail, telephone/fax, post)

Reference: 0546 697303

Fax 0546 665518



Services to the Public

Customers will find staff on hand to help with the following:

  • Information about the library and regarding the collections
  • Assistance in finding various types of catalogues
  • Consultation of databases
  • Photocopies (black and white, colour)
  • External loans are not permitted


Areas of interest

History of ceramics; applied arts and art in general


Documented heritage

The Library contains approximately 60,000 units (volumes and booklets).
The library also preserves publications, historical and actual, and magazines related to the technique of the ceramics.
Special collections: Section of editions printed from 16th to 18th Centuries.  Auction catalogues.  Periodicals: over 549 current editions, 600 which are now out of print.


Contents of the electronic catalogue
The catalogue currently covers library volumes from 1983 to the present day and can be found in the Romagna Library Site and the National Library System.

The recovery of retrospective catalogues is thanks to contributions from:  


for the years


for the year