Opening hours

Monday Thursday:  9.00 – 17.00
Friday:                             9.00 – 15.30

Summer opening hours

Please note that the DHI library will have limited opening hours during the summer.
From 8 July to 6 September 2019, the library will be open from 8.30am to 2.00pm (Monday – Friday).

On 15th and 16th August the library will be closed.

Public holidays

The institute and its library will be closed in 2019 on the following dates:

Tue 01.01. New Year's Day
Fri 19.04. Good Friday
Mon 22.04. Easter Monday
Thu 25.04. Liberation Day (in Italy)
Wed 01.05. Labour Day
Thu 30.05. Ascension Day
Mon 10.06. Whitmonday
Thu 20.06. Corpus Christi
Thu 15.08. Assumption of Mary
Thu 03.10. German Unity Day
Fri 01.11. All Saints' Day
Tue 24.12. Christmas Eve
Wed 25.12. Christmas
Thu 26.12. Christmas
Tue 31.12. New Year's Eve

Address and contact

German Historical Institute in Rome
Via Aurelia Antica, 391
I-00165 Roma

How to reach us

Reading Room History:
Phone: +39 06 660492-44

Reading Room History of Music:
Email: musikbibliothek[at]
Phone: +39 06 660492-33