Category: Best Museums

The Capitoline Museums

Housed in the palaces delimiting Capitol square the museums display masterpieces of the roman sculpture like the Dying Gaul, the Capitoline Venus and the Wolf.

The Borghese Gallery

A must for any art lover, the gallery is located inside the Borghese park . Masterpieces of Caravaggio, Titian, Raphael, Correggio, Bernini, Canova and more

The Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia

For a long time it has been a mystery who the Etruscans were. We will discover their history through their incredible granulated Jewels, armors & shields, potteries and statues without forgetting the painted tombs of their  necropolis in Tarquinia and the architecture of the one in Cerveteri. A lot of what …

The archaeological Museum: frescoes, mosaics, statues and daily life

The main archaeological museum at Palazzo Massimo is a treasure trove for history  and archaeology lovers. Here are the frescoes from the House of Livia, the most beautiful of the imperial age, and the paintings from the “villa della Farnesina” discovered last century by the Tiber river. Here are some of the …

St. Angel’s Castle and its bridge

Roman imperial mausoleum, medieval fortress, papal castle and residence, political prison, the history of Castel Sant'Angelo is the history of Rome itself