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Welcome To Rome Until to 31 december 2019, ex Cinema Augustus, in Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 203
A new multimedia space created by Paco Lanciano where you can live a unique experience: to immerse yourself in the 2700-year history of the eternal city.
Spectacular video projections on the walls, on the ceiling and on the floor accompanied by a narrating voice. A large model that comes to life showing the evolution of the city over time.
Holograms, projections and interactive exhibits that tell the story of important monuments.
The projection and the interactive exhibits are also accessible to the disabled; guests will be accompanied by an audio guide available in 8 different languages: Italian, English, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Chinese and Japanese.
Monday-Thursday 9–19, Friday-Sunday 10–21
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Secret Impressionists From October 6th to March 8th 2020, Palazzo Bonaparte, Piazza Venezia, 5
Over 50 works from the most important private collections in the world, normally inaccessible. These are works that have never before been loaned, by artists such as Monet, Renoir, Cézanne, Pissarro, Sisley, Caillebotte, Morisot, Gonzales, Gauguin and Signac. rarely accessible and granted exceptionally for this exhibition, which for the first time opens its doors to true masterpieces of the artistic movement.
Hours : 9:00 am to 7:00 pm (From Monday to Friday)
9:00 to 21:00 (Saturday and Sunday)
Prices : € 15.50 (reduced groups)
€ 7.50 (groups of schools)
€ 6.50 (groups of childhood schools)


Pompeii and Santorini From 11 October to 6 January 2020, Scuderie del Quirinale, Via Ventiquattro Maggio, 16
The history of Pompeii, buried by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD, is the protagonist of our imagination with its classic and silent grandeur, equally incredible is the history of Akrotiri, a Minoan settlement on the ancient island of Thera (today Santorini) which, 1700 years before Pompeii, sank under the violence of the eruption of the homonymous volcano redesigning forever the geography of the Mediterranean. Frescoes, paintings , ceramics, everyday objects, tell a distant world that will reflect and compare, with the art and suggestions that modern and contemporary artists have dedicated to the topics addressed.
Hours : 10am to 8pm (Sunday to Thursday) 10am to 10:30 pm (Friday and Saturday)
Prices : € 13.50 (full price) € 5.50 (reduced)

Entrance: Every Friday and Saturday from 20.00 to 24.00. Closed on 24, 25 and 31 December

Evasion Techniques From 4 October to 6 January, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Via Nazionale, 194
Through the works of Endre Tót, Judit Kele, Sándor Pinczehelyi, Bálint Szombathy, András Baranyay, Tibor Csiky, Katalin Ladik, László Lakner and others, the exhibition will describe the "evasion techniques" put in place by the authors to escape the controls, to stun censorship, to evade power, mock it and leave it banned.
Hours : From 10:00 to 20:00 (Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)
From 10:00 to 22:30 (Friday and Saturday)
Prices : € 11 (full price) € 9 (reduced)


ALTAN. PIMPA, CIPPUTI AND OTHER THINKERS From October 23rd to January 12th 2020, MAXXI, Via Guido Reni, 4A
A complete survey to tell, in an articulated path, all his work among original drawings, posters, illustrations, paintings, sketches, tables, books and videos. Altan"s is a world in which doubt turns out to be the only great possible certainty, in which the great myths of history are overturned and humanity tries to float in the untidy sea of life. Here is finally the complete exhibition of an author able to move easily between drawings dedicated to childhood and adventure comics, between illustrated novels and animated films, including cartoons and screenplays.
Hours: 11:00 - 19:00 (Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays)
11:00 - 20:00 (Tuesday, Friday and Saturday)


Bvlgari: history, the dream Until November 3, Castel Sant’Angelo e Palazzo Venezia
Chiara Ottaviano will trace the success story of the famous Maison, telling about the transformation from a small family-run business to a global luxury brand. The story will unfold starting from the story of the company founder Sotirio Bulgari, a talented silversmith who from Greece arrived in Rome in 1884 in search of fortune, to retrace family anecdotes, commercial strategies and creative insights until the early 90s.
Hours : From 9:00 am - 7:30 pm (from Monday to Sunday Castel Sant"Angelo)
8:30 am - 7:30 pm (from Tuesday to Sunday Palazzo Venezia)
Prices : € 11.50 (full price) € 6 (reduced) Castel Sant"Angelo
€ 14 (full price) € 6 (reduced) Palazzo Venezia


Valadier. Splendor in eighteenth-century Rome From October 30th to February 2nd 2020, Museo e Galleria Borghese , Piazzale Scipione Borghese, 5
In 1759 Luigi Valadier took over the workshop of his father Andrea, a French silversmith settled in Rome in the second decade of the century. The first works carried out for the Borghese date back to that year: the reconstruction of the family chapel of Santa Maria Maggiore and that of the SS. Sacramento in Laterano. This was the start of an intense collaboration that accompanied the artist for over twenty-five years, until his death in 1785.
Hours : from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm (with access every two hours) from Tuesday to Sunday
Prices : € 25 (full price) € 14 (reduced rate)


The inventions of Leonardo da Vinci From 7 June to 31 December, Istituto Portoghese di Sant’Antonio , Via dei Portoghesi, 2
For the first time the exhibition takes shape in its more structured path showing the eyes of the visitor even the newly restored machines and those that have never been exhibited before. Leonardo da Vinci result of the work of a skilled passionate craftsman.
Hours : From 9:30 am to 7:00 pm
Prices : € 8 (full price) € 6 (children up to 3 years reduced)


Bacon, Freud, the London school From 26 September to 23 February 2020, Chiostro del Bramante , Via della Pace
Two painting giants, Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud for the first time together in an exhibition in Italy. One of the most fascinating, extensive and significant chapters of contemporary world art with the London School. Together with Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud, Michael Andrews, Frank Auerbach, Leon Kossoff and Paula Rego, artists who marked an era, inspired generations , used painting to tell the story of life.
Hours : 10am to 8pm (Monday-Friday) 10am to 9pm (Saturday and Sunday)
Prices : € 17 (full price) € 14 (reduced rate)


Living Dinosaurs Live From October 9th to January 6th 2020, Ex Caserma Guido Reni, via Guido Reni, 7
An incredible journey through time to discover the giants of the earth. Illustrated display and information panels explain the history of the rulers of the earth millions of years ago with simple language, easy to understand and learn for everyone. Visitors will therefore be able to experience something exciting, appreciating the majesty in movement of these incredible disappeared animals.Face to face with the very bad Tyrannosaurus Rex, with the herbivore Triceratops, with the majestic Brachiosaurus: flying dinosaurs that walk towards you, ready to be observed and photographed ... l "WOW" effect is assured!
Hours : From 10:00 to 18:00 (Monday-Friday)
From 10:00 to 20:00 (Saturday and Sunday)
Prices : € 16.50 (full price) € 14.50 (reduced)

Entrance: Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm

Canova. Eternal beauty From October 9th to March 15th 2020, Palazzo Braschi, Piazza di S. Pantaleo, 10
An exhibition-event focused on the link between Antonio Canova and the city of Rome, with over 170 works and prestigious loans from major Italian and foreign museums and collections. In a spectacular play of light and shadow, between elegant movements and apparitions of mythical divinities, the Capitoline exhibition will tell Canovian art in 13 sections and the context that the sculptor found when he arrived in Rome in 1779.
Hours : 10am - 7pm (From Tuesday to Sunday)
Prices : € 17


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