The Colosseum
"As long as the Colosseum, there will Rome when the Colosseum falls, Rome will also fall, but when Rome falls, the world will fall"

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The Colosseum for free
The following are entitled to free entry to the Colosseum:
  • All citizens under the age of 18
  • Disabled people and their family member or accompanying person belonging to the social and health care services
  • EU tourist guides in the exercise of their professional activity
  • Art History teachers of high school institutions
  • EU tourist interpreters in the exercise of their professional activity
  • Employees of the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities
  • Members of ICOM (International Council of Museum)
  • Members of ICCROM (International organization for conservation of cultural heritage)
  • Students of the schools of: Central Institute of Restoration, Opificio delle Pietre Dure, School for Mosaic Restoration
  • Journalists registered in the national register and journalists from any other country, in the performance of their duties and upon presentation of a suitable document proving the professional activity carried out
  • Groups of public and private schools in the EU, accompanied by their teachers by reservation
  • teachers and students of the faculties of Architecture, Conservation of cultural heritage, Education sciences and degree courses in Literature or Literary subjects with archaeological or historical-artistic address of universities and academies of all EU member countries. The ticket is issued to students by showing the enrollment certificate for the current academic year
    The free ticket have to be booked online


    Free Walking ToursFirst Sunday of the month: Free MuseumsSunday 1st August, Roma
    The appointment with Domenica Al Museo is back and free admission to all museums and archaeological sites in the municipality of Rome.
    Next Sunday the following museums will therefore have free admission: the Capitoline Museums
    Trajan"s Markets - Museum of the Imperial Forums
    Ara Pacis Museum
    the Centrale Montemartini
    , the Museum of Rome - Palazzo Braschi
    the Museum of Rome in Trastevere
    the Gallery of Modern Art
    the Museums of Villa Torlonia
    the Civic Museum of Zoology
    the Giovanni Barracco Museum of Ancient Sculpture
    the Carlo Bilotti Museum - Villa Borghese Orangery
    the Napoleonic Museum, the Pietro Canonica Museum in Villa Borghese
    the Museum of the Roman Republic
    the Museum of Casal de "Pazzi
    the Museum of the Walls and the Villa of Maxentius
    and in the archaeological areas of the Circus Maximus and the Imperial Forums


    Literature Festival 2021From 21st to 25th July, Stadio Palatino, via di San Gregorio 30
    Five evenings with free admission to the Palatine Stadium for the 20th Edition of the Rome International Festival.
    The theme of this edition is " Reading the world ", a topic that will be declined by poets and writers in a new format conceived as a show among the arts, which includes the work of Masbedo, an installation that it dialogues with both the artists and the public, giving life to an ever new event every evening.
    Access to the Palatine Stadium at 8.30 pm with the evening starting at 9.00 pm
    Free admission with reservations required ONLINE ONLY



    Free walking tour: Trastevere, Isola Tiberina and Jewish Ghetto
    To discover some historic districts of the city, where time seems to stand still.
    Trastevere, ancient area of ??residence of the Etruscan population on the right bank of the Tiber. Crossing the river you will stop on the Tiber Island before reaching the Jewish quarter, where Rome still hosts the oldest Jewish community in the diaspora. Strolling through the narrow alleys of the district will allow you to jump back in time when the area was considered one of the poorest and most unhealthy in the city although not without evidence of a glorious past. After the period of imprisonment, subsequent emancipation and persecutions, the district has in fact turned into one of the trendiest areas of the capital, frequented by both tourists and Romans attracted by the many restaurants that serve the characteristic dishes of Jewish-Roman cuisine.
    Duration of the tour: 2 hours and 30 minutes


    Booking (The reservation is free and only serves to book and join the group, once the tour is over you decide how much to pay. )


    Kaleidoscope. The cinema in Villa BorgheseUntil 19 September 2021, Casa del Cinema, Villa Borghese
    The outdoor arena of the Casa del Cinema in Villa Borghese is rekindled to host the new season of Kaleidoscope, with screenings, international festivals, thematic cycles, concert evenings and event evenings with free admission.
    The absolute protagonist of this season is Nino Manfredi to whom a review of eight films is dedicated to the centenary of his birth.
    Free admission upon reservation at the concierge from 90 minutes before the start of the evening
    Program and other info on the official website of the Casa del Cinema



    Napoleon last act. Exile, death, memoryUntil January 9, 2022, Museo Napoleonico di Roma , Piazza di Ponte Umberto I
    The exhibition of the Museum intends to illustrate the events of the Emperor"s exile and death in Sant"Elena through an evocative visual story, built through prints, watercolors and sculptural effigies.The exhibition is divided into four sections and consists of approximately 85 pieces.The exhibition enhances the relevant nucleus of objects. These are precious snuff boxes, board games, refined fabrics and clothing used daily by Napoleon during his last exile: memories, therefore, endowed with extraordinary historical and symbolic value.
    Hours : From 10:00 to 18:00 (Tuesday to Sunday)
    Last admission half an hour before closing
    Free

    The Cinema in Glass
    Until 5 September, Museo delle Mura, Via di Porta San Sebastiano, 18

    For the two-year school period 2018-2019 2019-2020, an educational and exhibition project was developed, entitled "The Cinema in Glass", which led the students of the course to deal with the world of the seventh art and in particular with poster design. The study of the activity of graphic designers, poster designers, illustrators and screen printing technicians who have worked for the Cinema, the use of different glass processing techniques and the careful choice of materials have allowed the creation of a series of artistic glass windows that they reproduce, respecting the graphic sign and the original dimensions, some of the most interesting and famous movie posters.
    Timetable: From 9:00 to 14:00 (last admission half an hour earlier)
    Free

    Fragile - Handle with careFrom 13 May to 30 September, Veggy Food & Art, via Margutta, 118
    A tribute to the love for the Earth and the beauty of Nature: those of Barbara Dall’Angelo are not simple photographs, but extraordinary works of art capable of transforming reality into enchantment, everyday life into eternity. Her works simultaneously recount the bursting force of life and its delicacy, the magic of ordinariness and the power of time.
    Hours : From 10:00 until closing (every day)
    Free



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