Museums

Along an extraordinary itinerary that will take you on a path through history, art and culture, the Roma Pass network including over 45 monuments, museums and archaeological sites, represents an unicum among the cultural riches of Italy thanks to the wideness and prestige of the offer and the numerous initiatives housed in.

Check out the list of current exhibitions at the Museums of the circuit:

www.museiincomuneroma.it

www.coopculture.it

www.galleriaborghese.it

Free entrance with Roma Pass and Roma Pass 48 hours includes the exhibition held in the museum.

The variety depends on its collections - archaeological, modern, contemporary - as well as the museum typology. Roma Pass circuit actually includes: the Musei Capitolini, the oldest museum in the world open to the public; the Ara Pacis, a superb architectural work to have been built nowadays; the Centrale Montemartini, where classical statues are displayed among the old engines of the first public electricity plant in Rome.

The cultural heritage of the Roma pass network makes you explore world famous, unique sights: the Colosseo (At the Colosseum a reserved turnstile is available for Roma Pass holders to get direct access to the monument), the largest arena of the ancient world, the monumental complex of the picturesque Appia Antica, the Galleria Borghese, also known as the "queen of private collections in the world", Castel S. Angelo, the fascinating Papal fortress (at Castel Sant’Angelo a reserved turnstile is available for Roma Pass holders to get direct access to the monument).

Modern museums

Accademia Nazionale di San Luca

Accademia Nazionale di San Luca

Piazza dell’Accademia di San Luca, 77

FREE ADMISSION

Located in the beautiful Palazzo Carpegna, enlarged by Francesco Borromini, it houses a collection of contemporary art, the Historical Archives, the Romana Sarti Library and the Gallery, dedicated to painting.

Galleria Borghese

Galleria Borghese

Piazzale del Museo Borghese, 5

Booking required, calling the number +39 06 32810 (Call Center open Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm – Saturdays, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm) or sending an email to info@tosc.it (booking confirmation within 48 hours). (See FAQ 7.1)

Also known as the "queen of all private collections in the world", the art collection housed by the Galleria Borghese, started by Cardinal Scipione in the seventeenth century, exhibits masterpieces from Titian, Bernini, Correggio, Caravaggio and Canova.

Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Roma Capitale

Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Roma Capitale

The Galleria at “Via Francesco Crispi”, built in 1925 and temporarily closed from 2003, is being reopened with its important collection of modern art that offers a detailed picture of art and culture in Rome from the last quarter to the nineteenth until after World War II, through a rich exhibition of paintings, sculptures and graphic arts.

Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini e Palazzo Corsini - Palazzo Barberini

Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini e Palazzo Corsini - Palazzo Barberini

Via delle Quattro Fontane, 13

CUMULATIVE TICKET: Palazzo Barberini + Palazzo Corsini.

The Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini exhibits paintings and other objects d'art from private collections dating from the 12th and 18th centuries (Torlonia, Barberini, Sciarra, Chigi), as well as acquisitions and bequests.

Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini e Palazzo Corsini - Palazzo Corsini

Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini e Palazzo Corsini - Palazzo Corsini

Via della Lungara, 10

CUMULATIVE TICKET: Palazzo Barberini + Palazzo Corsini.

The Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Corsini exhibits paintings dating from the 14th to the 18th centuries, housing in particular seventeenth- and eighteenth-century artists, ancient and modern sculptures, small bronzes and eighteenth-century furniture, thus providing a thorough representation of the Roman, Neapolitan and Bolognese schools of the "Seicento".

Galleria Spada

Galleria Spada

Vicolo del Polverone, 15/b

Started by Cardinal Bernardino, this small but important art collection still recalls the 17th century aristocratic collections, whose paintings were accurately ordered with a view to enhancing their decorative value.

GNAM - Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea

GNAM - Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea

Viale delle Belle Arti, 131

Two rooms are temporarily closed for museological upgrading work.

Located in the historical building of Fine Arts (1908-11), the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna is one of the most important Italian museums dedicated to 19th and 20th century artists.

Musei Capitolini

Musei Capitolini

Piazza del Campidoglio, 1

The most ancient public museum in the world; it houses a considerable quantity of archaeological examples in addition to a significant collection of mediaeval and modern works. Recently, a large glass-walled room was built out of the covering of the Roman Garden to exhibit the original of the equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius, previously located in Piazza del Campidoglio.

Museo della Repubblica Romana e della memoria garibaldina

Museo della Repubblica Romana e della memoria garibaldina

Largo di Porta San Pancrazio

FREE ADMISSION

Through historical documents, works of art, media and educational resources, the exhibition path evokes the history, the places and the leading personalities of the Roman Republic, a fundamental moment of the Italian Risorgimento.

Museo di Roma

Museo di Roma

Piazza Navona 2 – piazza San Pantaleo 10

Please Note: Due to maintenance works, from August 30th, the Museo di Roma is not available for visits. It is possible to visit only the exhibitions still outstanding at the special price of € 4,00 full, € 3,00 reduced. For this reason, please, save free entrances included in the Roma Pass card in another museum/archeological site and for the exhibitions buy a reduced ticket, if you want to visit it.

The Museum of Rome, which is located in Palazzo Braschi, houses in its halls and its deposits a variety of collections related to the history of the city. It hosts artworks that witness the topographic transformations and various aspects of cultural, social and artistic history of Rome from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century.

Museo Napoleonico

Museo Napoleonico

Piazza di Ponte Umberto I, 1

FREE ADMISSION

In 1927 Count Giuseppe Primoli, son of Pietro Primoli and Carlotta Bonaparte, donated to the city of Rome his collection of memorabilia. The collections recall the Napoleonic era, the so-called "Roman" period and the second Empire.

Museo Nazionale degli Strumenti Musicali

Museo Nazionale degli Strumenti Musicali

Piazza S. Croce in Gerusalemme, 9/A

The Museo Nazionale degli Strumenti Musicali gathers inique examples of musical instruments belonging to the ancient world till the 18th century, including the well-known "Barberini harp", some instruments belonging to Benedetto Marcello and the pianoforte invented and built by Bartolomeo Cristofori.

Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant’Angelo

Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant’Angelo

Lungotevere Castello, 50

At Castel Sant’Angelo a reserved turnstile is available for RomaPass holders to get direct access to the monument.

Originally intended as a mausoleum by the Emperor Hadrian (130-139 AD), Castel Sant'Angelo became, in later centuries, the bastion of the Papal State. It is now possible to visit the various rooms decorated with frescoes, the prison, the collection of antique weapons, the picture gallery and the Papal apartments.

Museo Nazionale di Palazzo Venezia

Museo Nazionale di Palazzo Venezia

Via del Plebiscito, 118

The Museo Nazionale di Palazzo di Venezia is housed in the grand building once residence of the Venetian pope Paul II Barbo (1464-1471), an art lover and collector and "moral" initiator of the future development of this museum. Established in 1921, the National Museum has acquired year after year its status as an important museum of decorative arts.

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