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 - Wednesday: 9:00-13:00

Thursday: 9:00-13:00 / in the afternoon only by appointment (14:00-16:00)

Friday: closed

Saturday: closed


NOTICE: the Museum Library is closed for renovations.

For information +39 0546 697311-


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:  Fondazione cassa di risparmio in Bologna