Rome fresco fragment is by Raphael, experts confirm

Raphael attributed officially as artist behind putto fresco fragment in collection of Rome academy. A fragment of fresco in the collection of Rome's Academy of S. Luca has been confirmed as the work...

Dante: Italy celebrates the Father of the Italian Language

Over 100 Dante-themed events taking place across Italy. Italy celebrates Dante Alighieri, the mediaeval poet and philosopher known as the Father of the Italian language, with the second edition of Da...

Italy celebrates Year of Dante

2021 marks 700 years since the death of Dante Alighieri, the Father of the Italian Language.  By Andy Devane Italy is marking the 700th anniversary of the death of the mediaeval poet and philosoph...

Dantedì: Italy celebrates Dante on 700th anniversary

Italy celebrates 700th anniversary of Dante in 2021. Italy marks the second edition of Dantedì, the national day dedicated to Dante Alighieri, on 25 March. The annual event in honour of the Father...

Naples celebrates Dante with giant Easter egg

Dante Easter egg is two metres high and contains 300 kg of chocolate. Naples continues to celebrate the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri, the Father of the Italian language, in its own unique way...

Visit Rome's museums with new interactive virtual tours

Rome museums can be visited from anywhere in the world with new augmented reality tours. Rome's museums may be closed due to covid-19 restrictions but that does not mean their riches cannot be explor...

Fendi funds restoration of Temple of Venus and Roma

Weekly livestreams of Fendi-sponsored restoration in Roman Forum. The Temple of Venus and Roma, located in the Roman Forum opposite the Colosseum, is currently undergoing a major restoration sponsore...

The women in charge of Rome's museums

On International Women's Day we highlight Rome's leading museums and archaeological sites - among the most important in the world - that are run by women. While everybody knows that Rome is home to s...

Rome sells out of tickets for Mausoleum of Augustus until 30 June

Rome struggles to keep up with demand from visitors keen to step inside the newly-reopened Mausoleum of Augustus. Tickets to visit the Mausoleum of Augustus - the tomb of Rome's first emperor - have...

Rome reopens Mausoleum of Augustus: 'A dream becomes reality'

Mayor Virginia Raggi attends reopening of the tomb of Rome's first emperor. Rome reopened the Mausoleum of Augustus, the largest circular tomb of the ancient world, in the presence of the city's mayo...

Pompeii discovers ancient processional chariot

Discovery of almost intact carriage hailed as unique in Italy. The Pompeii archaeological park has announced the discovery of an ancient four-wheeled processional carriage, believed to have been used...

Pompeii fresco in House of Ceii glows with vivid colours after restoration

Ancient hunting scene fresco in Pompeii's Casa dei Ceii comes back to life with help of laser technology. Pompeii has completed a major restoration on a large fresco in the garden of the House of the...

Rome's Galleria Colonna reopens for private visits

One of Rome's most magnificent palaces reopens with new visiting hours. Galleria Colonna, temporarily closed to visitors on Saturdays due Italy's covid-19 restrictions, is now open for private visits...

Rome remembers Keats on bicentenary of his death

Poetry readings at Keats' grave 200 years after his death in Rome. It was a perfect morning in Rome's Non-Catholic Cemetery as flowers were laid on the grave of Romantic poet John Keats who died in t...

'The Death of Keats' by Luke Wright

The Death of KeatsBy Luke Wright What better way to start a journey thanwith friends? I’m sure yours tried their best: a backslap,a bon voyage or two beside the Thames.But later, as you listened to...
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