of Galleria Borghese
- Recently reopened following a fourteen-year renovation programme...
- The gallery was conceived as a work of art in itself...
- The collection is made up of over 4000 pieces...
of the National Academy of St. Luca
- One of Rome's most prestigious galleries...
Doria Pamphili Gallery
- Inside the majestic Palazzo Doria Pamphili...
Modern National Gallery
- Representing artists from contemporary art movements...
- The Spada family collection of artistic works...
Barberini Palace and National Gallery of Antique Art
- One of the grandest palaces in Rome...
- A relatively small, attractive gallery...
Piazza del Colosseo. Tel. 067004261. Tuesday-Saturday 9am-7pm; Sunday-Monday
Via dei Fori Imperiali, Tel. 0636967700. Tuesday-Saturday 9am-7pm; Sunday-Monday
Via di San Gregorio, Tel. 0636749907. Tuesday-Saturday 9am-7pm; Sunday-Monday
Piazza del Campidoglio. Tel. 0639967800. Tuesday-Sunday 9am-8 pm. Closed on
Monday. Free entrance on the last Sunday of the month. Free for people under
18 and over 65.
Spada – Gallery (Campo
Piazza Capodiferro, 3. Tel.066861158; Tuesday - Saturday, 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9; Sundays and holidays 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. Closed on Monday.
Via dei Baullari, 1. Tel. 06688068; Tuesday-Saturday 9am-7pm, Sunday 9am-1pm,
Closed on Monday.
Altemps – Roman National Museum (Navona)
V.le E. De Nicola, 79. Tel. 064880856. Tuesday - Saturday, 9am-2pm; Sun. 9am-1pm.
Admission includes entrance to Palazzo Altemps and Palazzo Massimo alle Terme.
Braschi – Museum of Rome (Navona)
Piazza S. Pantaleo 10 (Palazzo Braschi). Tel. 0667108346; Tuesday- Sunday
9am-7pm. Closed on Monday.
Doria Pamphili – Doria Pamphili Gallery (Pantheon)
Piazza del Collegio Romano 1/A, Tel. 066797323. Friday to Wednesday 10am-5pm.
Closed on Tuesdays. Free for people under 18 and over 65.
Nazionale di S. Luca (Trevi
Piazza dell' Accademia di San Luca, 77. Tel. 066789243. Mon., Wed., Fri. 10am-1pm;
last Sunday of month 10am-1pm. Library open weekdays 9am-1pm. Closed Saturday.
Piazza di Spagna, 26. Tel. 066784235. Winter 9am-1pm; 2:30pm-5:30pm. Summer
9am-1pm; 3pm-6pm. Closed Sat. and Sun.
Barberini – Ancient Art National Gallery (Via
Via Quattro Fontane,13, Tel. 064814591. Tuesday to Saturday from 9 a.m. -
14 p.m.; Sunday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Closed on Monday. Free for people under
18 and over 65.
delle Esposizioni (Quirinale)
Via Nazionale 194 - Tel. 064885465. Wednesday-Monday 10am-9pm, Sun. 9am-1pm,
closed on Tuesday.
Baths - Roman National Museum (Termini
Piazza dei Cinquecento, 67. Tel. 0648903507; Tuesday-Saturday 9am-2 pm, Sun.
9am-1pm, closed on Monday.
Massimo - Roman National Museum (Termini
Largo Villa Peretti, 2. Tel. 06489.035.01. Tues.-Sun. 9am-7pm. The ticket
includes admission to Museo delle Terme di Diocleziano at Piazza della Repubblica.
Viale del Parco del Celio 22. Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Holiday 10 a.m.-1
p.m.. Closed on Mondays .
Museums – Sistine Chapel (St.Peter
Viale Vaticano, 0669884947; from Monday through Friday from 8.45 to 12:20
(January-February and November-December); from 8.45 a.m. up to 2.20 p.m (from
March to October). Saturday and last Sunday of the month from 8.45 a.m. up
to 12.20 a.m; Closed on Sunday.
Every last Sunday of the month the Museums are opened and the admittance is
free. The ticket office closes one hour before closing time
Angel Castle (St.Peter
Lungotevere Castello, 50. Tel. 066819111. Tuesday-Sunday 9am-8pm, Closed on
Villa Borghese, Piazza Scipione Borghese, 5., off Via Pinciana. Information
068548577,reservations 0632810 - Opening: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Tuesday to Saturday,
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Sunday. October to April: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm Tuesday to Sunday.
Closed on Mondays.
Giulia – Etruscan Musem (Villa
Piazzale di Villa Giulia, 9. Tel. 063201951. Tues.-Fri. 9am-7:30pm. Closed
Art National Gallery (Villa
Viale delle Belle Arti (Valle Giulia), 131. Tel. 322.981. Weekdays 8:30am-7:30
pm, Sun. and Hol. 9am-1pm. Closed on Mondays. Free for people under 18 and
Corsini – National Gallery (Trastevere)
Via della Lungara, 10. Tel. 066542323 - Opening: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Tuesday
to Saturday; 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Sunday and holidays; closed on Mondays.
Museum of the History of Spaghetti and Pasta
P.zza Scanderberg, 117 - tel. 066991119 opening hours: 9.30a.m.-12.30p.m.
/ 6p.m.-7p.m. every day. Entrance L. 12.000 - L. 6.000 for teen-agers with
less than 18 years and soldiers in uniform. Earphones with guide in 6 languages,
every visitor will receive a little present
A unique museum in the world, it shows a rich patrimony of the history of
pasta with its relative machinery, objects and documents.
V.le Parco del Celio, 22 - tel. 7001569
Summer opening hours. 9a.m.-7p.m.,holiday 9a.m.-1.30p.m. - closed Monday Winter
opening hours. 9a.m.-5p.m., - holiday 9a.m.-1.30p.m. - closed Monday
Entrance: L. 3750 - L. 2500 under 18 e over 60 years.
This is both a museum and an archeological storehouse :
marble from architectural and funeral structures, statues, mosaics and frescos,
hydraulic elements and instrumentum domesticum from Roman times.
of Music Instruments
P.zza di Santa Croce in Gerusalemme, 9/a - tel. 067014796 opening hours: 9a.m
-7p.m.; closed Monday Entrance: L. 4.000 - Free: less than 18 and over 60
About three thousand different instruments which help us to reconstruct the
history from the first antique instruments to those of our century. Odd sections
dedicated to exotic and portable instruments.
Museo del Corso Real
Via del Corso, 320 - Rome
VISITING HOURS- 11AM. - 8 PM ; Closed on Mondays
ENTRANCE FEES : Lit. 10.000 - Lit. 7.000 below 18 and over 60 years of age
Art and virtual reality feature in a new museum just opened in the center
of Rome. Archeological museum.
Via dei Baullari, 1 - tel. 68806848
O opening hours: 9a.m.-7p.m.; sun. 9a.m.-1p.m.; closed Monday
Entrance L. 3.750, with exhibition L. 10.000 - students L. 2.500. Extensive collection of testimonies of the most ancient Mediterranean
civilizations: the Egyptian, the Minoan, the Cretan, the Etruscan, Greek and
of Roman Civilization
Piazza Agnelli, 10 - tel. 5926135
Opening hours: 9a.m.-7p.m.; sun. and holidays 9a.m.-1p.m.; closed Monday Entrance
L. 5.000. Free: less than 18 and over 60 years old
An impressive ammount of reproductions testifies the Roman civilization in
all its aspects.
Modern Comunal Gallery
Via F. Crispi, 24 - tel. 4742848
Opening hours: 9a.m.-6.30p.m.; Sun and holidays 9a.m.-1.30p.m. - closed Monday
Entrance L. 10.000 - Cheap fare L. 5.000. Free: less than 18 and over 60 years.
It is housed in a former convent of the discalced Carmelites, here we can
admire works of art of the last two centuries; among others: Rodin, Balla,
De Pisis, Prampolini, Carrà.
Gallery of Antique Arts
Palazzo Barberini, Via IV Fontane, 13 - tel. 4814430
Opening hours: 9a.m.-2p.m.; closed Monday
Entrance: L. 8.000 - Free: less than 18 and over 60 years
An extensive collection of works of art dating back to the XV up to the XIX
century ( Raffaello, Tiziano, Lotto and Caravaggio).
of the late Middle Ages
Via Lincoln, 3 - tel. 5915656
Opening hours: 9a.m.-2p.m.; Sun. and holidays 9a.m.-1p.m.
Entrance: L. 4.000 - Free: less than 18 and over 60 years old
A museum of national interest for its richness and variety of archeological
findings: precious kits found in Longobard tombs, building material, marble
furnishings, pottery, cloths and also imported jewels.
Piazza di Ponte Umberto Primo - tel. 68806286
Opening hours: 9a.m -7p.m.; Sun. and holidays 9a.m.-1.30p.m. - closed Monday
Entrance: L. 3.750 -: L. 2.500 for students with card Free : less than 18
and over 60 years old.
Museum displays Napoleonic relics, family keepsakes and works of art collected
by Count Giuseppe Primoli, a descedent on the female side of the Bonaparte
of the Jewish Comunity of Rome
Lungotevere de' Cenci (Center) Tel. 06.6875051.
Buses: 15, 23, 713, 95, 57
Opening Hours: 9.30 am - 1.30 pm.; 2pm- 5 pm.; Friday until 2 pm.; Sun. until
12.30 pm. closed Sat. and Jewish holidays.
Entrance: 8.000 L. ; 5.000 L. for schools.
The "Permanent Exhibition of The Jewish Comunity of Rome" is worth a visit,
especially if you are accompanied by the explanations given by a museum guide.
Texts, illustrations, ceremonial silver , furnishing and ancient fabrics bear
witness to this historical tragedy as well as other salient stages in the
lifes of the Jewish People in Rome.
of popular arts and customs
Piazza Marconi, 10 - tel. 5816563
Opening hours: 9a.m. -2p.m.; Sun. and holiday 9a.m.- 1p.m.
Entrance: L.4.000 - Free: less than 18 and over 60 years old.
It is the only museum which collects dates, documents and objects belonging
to the material, ritual and ceremonial culture of the Italian popular world.