21 July 2019 - 28 July 2019

Lunar City

Opening hours & tickets

opening hours

TUESDAY 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
WEDNESDAY 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
THURSDAY 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
FRIDAY 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
SATURDAY 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
SUNDAY 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
FIRST SUNDAY OF EACH MONT 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
The ticket office is open until 1 hour before Museum closing.

1 May
25 December

Bucolica cafe & bookshop

TUESDAY to SUNDAY  11:00 am – 7:00 pm
FIRST SUNDAY OF EACH MONT 11:00 am – 10:00 pm


The restaurant service is closed temporarily. We are doing our best to restore the service as soon as possible. In the meantime please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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Corner MAXXI
free admittance

curated by Alessandra Bonavina

A video-photographic journey behind the scenes of space exploration.

It was July 20, 1969, when Neil Armstrong set foot on the Moon. From that day it’s been half a century of science and technology development, both main characters of an unimaginable acceleration that lead to discoveries able to change the whole world, life itself and the way we inhabit our planet.

Lunar City, the documentary by Alessandra Bonavina, tells the story of a future Moon. A passionate behind the scenes of labs, launching pads of all major space agencies, such as NASA, ESA and ASI, to reveal how they are planning the future of human exploration in outer space.

The exhibit is a discovery journey unfolding the enigmas and curiosities around the Moon: a unique chance to learn both present and future of space exploration through exceptional photo and video proofs.

An ASI – Agenzia Spaziale Italiana and Regione Lazio coproduction. With the support of NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the American Embassy in Italy. In collaboration with INAF – Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica and ESA – European Space Agency. Under the patronage of Roma Capitale. Media partner Sky TG24.