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MEI - National Museum of Italian Emigration
Piazza della Commenda, 16126 Genoa GE
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On foot
Three minutes from Genova Piazza Principe railway station, via Salita San Giovanni

By bus
Gramsci 3 stop/Commenda, in the west direction
Gramsci 1 stop/ Commenda, direction east

By underground
Doria stop/Principe Metro

By plane
"Cristoforo Colombo" international airport

By ship:
Ferry Terminal, Piazzale dei Traghetti Iqbal Masih
Stazione Marittima, Ponte dei Mille 1

Disabled access

From Via Gramsci, a short, quite steep descent leads to the arcade.

Visitor itinerary
The visitor itinerary covers three exhibition floors connected by two lifts which are accessible to manual wheelchairs.
Accessibility for the mobility-impaired
The building is accessible to visitors in wheelchairs.
There is an accessible toilet on the ground floor.

Opening hours

From Wednesday to Friday 10.00am/6.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 11.00am/7.00pm


MEI ticket office: +39 0105574155 | mail: 

MEI Secretariat: +39 0105576745 | mail:

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