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Arts and culture in Rome: exhibiting areas and shows


1 Musei Vaticani
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Rank: 4 About 279

The Gregorian Egyptian Museum, the Museo Pio-Clementino, Raphael's Rooms Room of the Signatura and the Sistine Chapel. The number of masterpieces is almost endless halls of the Vatican. Given the high daily attendance is strongly recommended to visit...

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Address: Viale Vaticano, 00165 Roma

2 Musei Capitolini
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Rank: 14 About 279

The collections are closely linked to the city of Rome, and most of the exhibits come from the city itself.

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Address: Piazza del Campidoglio

3 Galleria Borghese
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Rank: 38 About 279

Galleria Borghese or Borghese Gallery is a "must-visit" art gallery in the city of Rome. The art gallery cum museum is housed in the historical Villa Borghese Pinciana. The museum holds an amazing collection of antiquities,...

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Address: Piazzale del Museo Borghese, 5

4 Vatican Museums
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Rank: 41 About 279

One of the largest art-history collection in the world.The Vatican Museums are a group of museums dedicated to different arts, sculptures and fields. The museums are located in the city-state of the Vatican City in Rome....

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Address: Vatican City

Overall rating:
Rank: 64 About 279

It houses two museums: MAXXI Art and MAXXI Architecture. The mission is to promote architecture and art of the XXI century, gathering all the evidence of the creativity of our time, preserving them and making them available to users of the facility...

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Address: Via Guido Reni, 4A, Roma

6 Museo dell'Ara Pacis
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Rank: 74 About 279

The Museum houses the Augustan Ara Pacis altar. The first findings of the work, located in North Campus Martius, began four centuries ago but only finished in 1938, when the fascist government inaugurated the opening to the public. It now houses...

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Address: via Lungotevere in Augusta

7 Macro
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Rank: 118 About 279

In an old and abandoned former Peroni brewery, a visionary architect has placed the Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome. This was followed by exhibitions of contemporary art, Italian and foreign, who can enjoy after spending time in the quaint cafe.

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8 Museo del Risorgimento
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Rank: 121 About 279

An archive of Renaissance memory. You can admire the portraits of the characters and objects that built Italy: Mazzini's pen, that D'Annunzio threw leaflets over Vienna in 1918, the blanket with which Garibaldi was wounded at Aspromonte, the wrapped...

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Address: Via di San Pietro in Carcere, 00187 Roma

9 Museo Nazionale di Palazzo Venezia
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Rank: 122 About 279

It houses numerous paintings of the XV - XVIII, wooden and marble sculptures and textiles, ceramics and jewelery products. The museum was established in 1921, nearly five years after the passage of the Palazzo Venezia to the Italian state.

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Address: Via del Plebiscito 118

10 Palazzo Altemps
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Rank: 125 About 279

Ancient Renaissance mansion located in the heart of the capital, is home to one of the National Museums of Rome. Exhibits a wonderful collection of classical works, Greek and Roman, who once used to adorn the sumptuous mansions of the Ludovisi family...

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Address: Piazza sant'Apollinare 48

11 Museo di Roma
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Rank: 175 About 279

The Museo di Roma contains a remarkable collection of more than 100,000 works, shown in rotating exhibitions, all recounting the evolution of the city in all its aspects. A variety of objects in the museum’s collection are connected in many ways to...

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Address: Via di San Pantaleo (Piazza Navona)

12 Palazzo delle Esposizioni
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Rank: 178 About 279

Palazzo delle Esposizioni is considered as the largest interdisciplinary exhibition area in the center of Rome. This museum has more than 10,000 square meters of space on all three floors with level 0, 1 and 2. There are also many...

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Address: Via Nazionale, 194 Rome

13 Museo Nazionale Delle Paste Alimentari
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Rank: 188 About 279

In the eleven exhibition halls you will have the opportunity to discover how corn is born from the ground and what are the procedures used in drying and kneading, both with the old process which crafted with modern industrial technology. It is...

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Address: Via Flaminia 141/SC.A, 00196 Roma

14 Casa Di Goethe Museo
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Rank: 190 About 279

The only museum in Germany and also abroad. A permanent exhibition with texts in German, Italian and English in Italy recounts the journey of the poet and his stay in Rome. Also includes cultural events such as conferences, lectures and talks.

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Address: Via del Corso, 18, 00186 Roma

15 Wax Museum
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Rank: 192 About 279

The collection is the first in Italy and third in Europe in importance and number of characters represented. Among the most famous scenes and characters is that Napoleon was crowned emperor, following the dictates of the famous painting by David. You...

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Address: Piazza dei Santi Apostoli, 68A, 00187 Roma

16 Galleria Colonna
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Rank: 202 About 279

The cycle of frescoes that decorate the Galleria main theme of the battle of Lepanto in 1571, where Marcantonio Colonna II triumphed. It is also collecting the valuable works from the Colonna family, featuring paintings by artists from the fifteenth...

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Address: Piazza dei Santi Apostoli, 66, 00187 Roma

17 Galleria Nazionale D'arte Antica Palazzo Corsini
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Rank: 203 About 279

The collection of paintings, particularly the period between the fourteenth and eighteenth centuries, includes works by Fra Angelico, Rubens, Murillo, Luca Giordano, ancient and modern sculptures, bronzes and furniture. Thorough representation of the...

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Address: Via della Lungara, 10, 00165 Roma

18 Museo Atelier Canova Tadolini
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Rank: 207 About 279

In 1818, Antonio Canova, at the height of his European fame, this study yielded to his pupil Adam Tadolini. It is preserved in these environments the memory of two centuries of Italian sculpture: preliminary models of the finished works, preserved in...

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Address: Via del Babuino, 150/a-b, 00187 Roma

19 Museo Di Arte Sacra S. Giovanni De' Fiorentini
Overall rating:
Rank: 208 About 279

The Museum is famous for St. John the Baptist by Michelangelo and the marble busts of Cepparello Antonio Coppola and Antonio Bernini. This museum, in addition to the many sacred objects, home to many cultural activities such as concerts, conferences...

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Address: Via Acciaioli, 2, Roma

20 Museo Hendrik Christian Andersen
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Rank: 209 About 279

They keep the works of sculptor and painter Hendrik Christian Andersen. The collection of works (over seven hundred, including sculptures, paintings and graphic works) is notable for its uniqueness, being almost entirely centered around the idea of a...

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Address: Via Pasquale Stanislao Mancini, 20, 00196 Roma

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