Information about top attractions: tours, guided tours, sightseeing and excursions
Rome – Braschi Palace – in Rome
Address: Via di San Pantaleo Telephone:06/67108346. Opening hours: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. entrance permitted up to an hour before closure. Closed on Mondays. Tickets: €6,50 standard price which may vary when if there is an axhibition. A collection of works that illustrate the history and culture of Rome between the 17th and 19th century.
Rome – The Roman Museum in Trastevere Rome Address: Piazza Sant’Egidio, 1/b Telephone:06/5816563 Opening hours: Tue. – Sun. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., closed on Mondays. Tickets: €3,00 €5,50 when there is an exhibition. Documentation on Roman life and culture.
Rome – Capitolini Museum and Picture Gallery in Rome Address: Piazza Del Campidoglio, 1 Telephone:06/67102071. Opening hours: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Entrance permitted one hour prior to closure, closed on Mondays. Tickets: including the exhibition € 8,00. Ancient works of art illustrating the history of Rome. Paintings from the 14th – 18th century.
Rome – Palazzo Venezia National Museum in Rome Address: Via del Plebiscito, 118. Telephone:0669994318. Opening hours: Tue. – Sun. 8.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m. Mon. closed Tickets: €4,00. Decorative works of art and Medieval and Renaissance paintings.
Rome – House of Goethe in Rome Address: Via Del Corso, 18 Telephone:06/32650412. Opening hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. closed on Mondays. Tickets: €4,00. Goethe’s sojourn in Rome (1786 – 1788) and his travels in Italy.
Rome – Casino Pallavicini in Rome Address: V.24 Maggio, 43 Telephone:06/4827224. Opening hours: the first day of the month at 10 a.m. – 12 a.m. and 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.Closed January
Rome – Galleria Colonna in Rome Address: V. della Pilotta, 17 (Palazzo Colonna). Telephone:06/6784350. Opening hours: Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.. Closed in August. Tickets: €7. Paintings by Italian and foreign artist from the 15th – 18th century.
Rome – Macro – Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome in Rome Address: Via Reggio Emilia, 54. Telephone:06/671070400. Opening hours: Tuesday through Sunday 9 a.m. – 6.30 p.m.closed on Monday. Tickets: €1. Temporary exhibitions and hypotheses of collections
Rome – Doria Pamphilj Gallery in Rome Address: Piazza del Collegio Romano, 2 Telephone:06/6797323 Opening hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., ticket office open until 4.15 p.m., closed on Thursdays. Tickets: €8,00. Closed on January 1st, December 25th, Easter, May 1st and August 15st. Works by Titian, Velasquez, Caravaggio, Lippi and others
Rome – National Gallery of Ancient Art – Barberini Palace in Rome Address: Via delle Quattro Fontane, 13 (Piazza Barberini). Telephone:06/32810. . Opening hours: 8.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m. Mondays closed Tickets: €5. Guided tours at the Noble floor which holds the rooms with collections from the 16th century and the P. da Cortona room with collections from the 17th century, every Sun. At 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.Please call to verify avaliability. Artist from”the italian School” from the 14th until the 19th century and the 18th century apartments.
Rome – Borghese Gallery and Museums in Rome Address: Piazza Scipione Borghese, 5. Telephone:06/8413979. Reservation obbligatory. Opening hours: 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.- 1 p.m.- 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. (visit of two hours) closed on Mondays. Tickets: €8,50; reservation €2,00. One of the most important collections of its kind. Most famous is the collection of paintings, the sculptures by Bernini and the Paolina Borghese by Canova.
Rome – National Gallery of Modern Art in Rome Address: Via delle Belle Arti, 131. Telephone:06/32298221. Opening hours: 8.30 a.m. – 7.30 p.m. Ticket office open till 6.45 p.m., closed on Mondays. Tickets: €6.50 with exhibition €9,00. A large collection of italian works of art from the 19th century until today.
Rome – A boat ride on the Tiber in RomeThere are three different mini cruise tours on the Tiber river: The commentary cruise, 1 hour and 10 min. Tickets: €12. When: Wed. – Sun. at 11 a.m., 12.30 a.m., 4 p.m. and 5.30 p.m.
Dinner served on board, 2 hours and 15 min, cost: €53. When: Thu. Fri. and Sat. at 9 p.m. Wine Bar cruise, with a wine bar on board, different cheeses and salamis, wine and dessert is served. 2 hours and 15 min. Cost: €30. When: Thu. Fri. and Sat. 9 p.m.
Another boat ride connects Ponte Marconi to Ostia Antica, where is possible to make a visit to the excavations. Tickets: €13. When: From Friday to Sunday (for individuals), from Tue. to Sun. (for groups). Only departure from Ponte Marconi 10 a.m., only departure from Ostia Antica 2 p.m.
The traditional Boat line: Mon. and Tue. every 2 hours, from Wed. till Sun every hour. When: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 5.55 p.m. Cost: €1 (Mon. – Fri until 2 p.m.); €3 (Fri after 4 p.m. – Sun.)
Rome – Tiber II in Rome A mini cruise on the Tiber at night, with dinner, live music and dancing on the Tiber from the Ponte Umberto I bridge to the Ponte Duca d’Aosta bridge and back. When: Wed. Fri. Sat. and Sun. 8 p.m. midnight.