NEWS

Consultation Room Closure Notice

We inform kind researchers that from 25 to 26 April 2024 the Consultation Room will be closed.

For information: 

consultazione@bibliotecacapitolare.it

+39 045 596516

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Skillful art. Differently

Meeting with AbilityArt Association

New appointment with the cycle of meetings "Let's talk about it. In dialogue with the present", scheduled for Friday 19 April at 6 p.m..

 

Monsignor Bruno Fasani will dialogue with Simona Atzori and Annalisa Paganini, artists who paint with their feet and mouth respectively, and with the head of communication of AbilityArt: an association dedicated to the promotion of art in contexts of disability, for a diffusion of beauty beyond all barriers.

 

 

NEWS

Consultation Room Closure Notice

We inform kind researchers that from 27 March to 3 April 2024 the Consultation Room will be closed.

For information: 

consultazione@bibliotecacapitolare.it

+39 045 596516

NEWS

Consultation Room Closure Notice

We inform kind researchers that on 13 February the Consultation Room will be closed.

For information: 

consultazione@bibliotecacapitolare.it

+39 045 596516

 

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The thousand faces of Francesco Bianchini

Thematic tour

A thematic tour discovering a brilliant and multifaceted Veronese intellectual who lived between the 17th and 18th centuries

NEWS

Office closure

We would like to inform our visitors that our offices will be closed from Sunday 31 December 2023 to Friday 5 January 2024.
For the purchase of museum tickets and guided tours click here.

We wish everyone a Happy Holidays.

For information: info@bibliotecacapitolare.it

NEWS

Consultation Room Closure Notice

We would like to inform you that the Consultation Room will be closed on Friday 8 December and from Thursday 21 December to Sunday 7 January 2024. It will reopen regularly on Monday 8 January 2024.

We wish everyone a happy Christmas season.

For information:
consultazione@bibliotecacapitolare.it
+39 045 596516

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Quel prete è da fucilare

Presentation of Msgr. Bruno Fasani's new novel

Friday 10 November in the Chapter Library will be the presentation of 'Quel prete è da fucilare' (That priest is to be shot), the new historical novel by Msgr. Bruno Fasani

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Palimpsests unveiled

Discovering the secrets of rewritten manuscripts

A thematic visit to discover the precious palimpsests preserved in the Chapter House, to reveal the secrets of this particular type of "recycled" manuscripts, with the possibility of entering the laboratory to see the multispectral survey instrumentation up close and better understand how it works.

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Mandrake roots and phoenix feathers

A journey through history and legend, myth and literature

Who were the alchemists? What are the properties of a bezoar? How do you capture a unicorn? A thematic path in three appointments will take us on an exploration of these and other questions, amidst treatises on magic and astronomy, medicinal herbs, poisons and legendary creatures, to discover the historical and cultural roots of the literary and film sagas that have enchanted generations of fans for decades.

NEWS

Consultation Room Closure Notice

We inform kind researchers that on Wednesday 06 September the Consultation Room will be closed for the 7th International Conference on Watermarks in Digital Collections.

For information: 

consultazione@bibliotecacapitolare.it

+39 045 596516

 

NEWS

Closing Notice

We inform visitors that from Sunday 13 to Monday 21 August the Biblioteca Capitolare will be closed.

For information:
info@bibliotecacapitolare.it

EVENTI

7th International Conference on Watermarks in Digital Collections

International Conference on Watermarks, Verona and Toscolano Maderno, 6-8 September 2023

Seventh International Conference of the Bernstein Project - the memory of paper scheduled at the Biblioteca Capitolare from 6 to 8 September 2023

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Guided tours (Italian)

Our scientific staff will accompany you on the discovery of the Capitolare's thousand-year history.

 

 

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Capitolare's XL palimpsest

New findings presented in Paris

On July 6 and 7, an academic conference at the University of the Sorbonne will present the recent discovery of an unpublished fragment of Apuleius in a palimpsest manuscript of the Capitolare.

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Call for papers

International conference on watermarks in digital collections

We report the opening of the Call for papers for the seventh edition of the "International conference on watermarks in digital collections" of the Bernstein project - the memory of paper.

NEWS

Consultation Room Closure Notice

We inform kind researchers that on Thursday, June 29 and Friday, June 30, the Consultation Room will be closed.

For information: 

consultazione@bibliotecacapitolare.it

+39 045 596516

 

EVENTI

Aperitif in Capitolare

A multisensory journey to discover the book object

In the month of June, the Fondazione Biblioteca Capitolare di Verona is organizing a new series of events: a multisensory journey in 4 stages to discover the book object, with a final wine tasting inside the evocative cloister of the canons.

Wine partner of the initiative will be Cantina Tinazzi: for more than 50 years producer of wines from Veneto and Puglia and ambassador of the quality of made in Italy in the world, attentive to the combination of tradition and innovation and sustainable creativity.

The meetings will be held on Wednesday afternoons (June 7, 14, 21 and 28) at 6 p.m.

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Telling the City

Raterian iconography and the face of Verona through the centuries

Known as the oldest depiction of the city of Verona, the Raterian Iconography represents a unique image: a synthesis of realism and idealization, urban history and autobiographical narrative.

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Aldo Manuzio and his printing press

The story of a man who changed movable type printing

Special guided tours to discover the heritage of the Chapter Library are back again in March. 

The new event, to be held on Saturday, March 18, will feature Aldo Manuzio and the most famous editions in the history of Italian printing, the aldine.

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Mirabile Natura

Herbaria, botanical mixtures and medieval symbols

With the new year we inaugurate a series of special events dedicated to the discovery and deepening of the heritage of the Capitolare Library.

In the first appointment, "Mirabile Natura. Herbaria, botanical miscellaneous and medieval symbols", miniatures and ancient engravings will lead us to the discovery of precious herbariums and texts of botany, from the origins of the discipline to the innovative experiences of the sixteenth century.

NEWS

Closing Notice

We inform the kind visitors and researchers, that on Monday 24 and Tuesday 25 April the Consultation Room and the museum area of the Capitolare Library will be closed on the occasion of the Liberation Day.