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Open on holidays and public holidays in December 2022 and January 2023


The Castle of Julius II and the Ostia Excavations will also be open to the public according to the usual opening hours and ticketing on 8, 24, 26, 27 and 31 December, 1, 2 and 6 January 2023. The Necropolis of Isola Sacra, the archaeological area of Portus and the Museum of the Ships will also be open on 8, 24, 26 (closing 27 December) and 31 December, 1, 2 (closing 3 January) and 6 January. A closing day will be observed on 25 December.

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New opening hours for the Castle of Julius II and new ticketing for Park sites


As of 26 October 2022, the opening hours and methods of the Castle of Julius II in Ostia Antica will change, and new ticketing will come into force for all the Park's Places of Culture: new ticket offices at the Castle, Porto and the Museum of the Ships in Fiumicino, and a new ticket vending machine at the Necropolis of Isola Sacra


Happy Assumption day from the Archeological park of Ostia antica


The Archeological Area of Ostia Antica and Julis II Castel are open on August 15th

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