Museum of the Lighthouse "La Lanterna"

The Museum of the Lighthouse "La Lanterna" is open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays (and public holidays) from 10 am to 6 pm. Last admission at 5.30 p.m.

Entrance located in Via Milano, between the Columbus Sea Hotel and the Ferry Terminal car park.
A walk of about 800 metres leads visitors to the rocky spur on which Genoa's Lighthouse, the symbol of the city, was built. Within the fortifications is a multimedia museum featuring a collection of stories and artefacts related to Genoa and its province. Visitors can also climb the stairs up to the first observation platform.

For information on prices and schedules, please visit the organisation's website.


From 6th August, in compliance with the latest ministerial provisions (DL 105/2021), access to the museum will be only possible with EU Digital Covid certiticate (Green Pass) to be shown to the staff at the museum entry.


Useful information

By bus: stop Dinegro /Terminal Traghetti – Francia / Matitone By metro: stop Dinegro
The facility is accessible to the disabledNo pets allowedFree admission with the City Card MuseiGenoa for kids