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CVTà Street Fest returns to Molise village this summer. The eighth edition of CVTà Street Fest takes place in the village of Civitacampomarano, in the heart of the Campobasso countryside in Italy's Molise region, from 2...
Late visits to Vatican Museums on Fridays and Saturdays. The Vatican Museums will stay open late every Friday and Saturday evening from 14 April until 28 October 2023, the Vatican has announced. The opening hours at...
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Italy adds three new dates to Free Museum Sundays. Italy is to open state museums and archaeological parks for free on three new "symbolic" dates, culture minister Gennaro Sangiuliano said on Italian television on Thurs...
Vatican Museums hosts Pietà sculptures until 6 January. Plaster casts of the three Pietà sculptures by Renaissance master Michelangelo are on display together in the Pinacoteca at the Vatican Museums from 7 April until...
Florence celebrates Easter with spectacular fireworks display. Florence marks Easter Sunday morning with a centuries-old tradition called the Scoppio del Carro, or the Explosion of the Cart, which attracts large crowds...
Vintage train takes a slow journey through the landscapes of Tuscany and Emilia Romagna. This spring Italy relaunches Dante's Train, a special route tracing the journey of the Father of the Italian Language from Florenc...
State and city-run museums open in Rome over Easter but Vatican Museums shut. Italy's state museums and archaeological sites will be open to the public on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday this year, on 9 and 10 April 202...
Casa Balla home reopens due to popular demand. The former Rome residence of the Italian painter and Futurist master Giacomo Balla will reopen to the public on 6 April and stay open until 15 July. The news was announc...
Agrigento to be Capitale Italiana della Cultura 2025. The Sicilian city of Agrigento, famed for its rich archaeological heritage, will be the Italian Capital of Culture in 2025, the culture ministry announced in Rome on...
Florida parents invited to Florence to view David after 'pornographic' complaints. Florence mayor Dario Nardella has defended a Florida school principal who was forced to resign following parental complaints that childr...
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Carlo Verdone to attend Rome ceremony. Rome will remember Mario Brega by unveiling a plaque in his honour on Saturday 25 March, the day in which the legendary Roman actor would have turned 100. The commemorative plaq...
Parents complained over "pornographic" statue. A school principal in Florida has been fired following parental complaints that children were exposed to pornography after being shown Michelangelo’s iconic statue of David...
Italy celebrates Father of the Italian language. Italy marks the fourth edition of Dantedì, the national day dedicated to Dante Alighieri, on Saturday 25 March. The annual event in honour of the mediaeval poet and ph...
Historic sites across Italy open for 2023 edition of Giornate FAI di Primavera. Around 750 noted Italian buildings and historic sites open their doors to the public on the weekend of 25-26 March as part of the annual Sp...
Villa Wolkonsky can be visited on 25-26 March. Villa Wolkonsky, the official residence of the British ambassador to Italy, will open its doors to the public for the first time ever as part of the annual Spring Days init...
Pantheon will continue to be free for Rome residents. Visiting the Pantheon in Rome will no longer be free to tourists who will be required to pay a €5 entry fee, following an agreement reached between Italy's culture m...
Universal Gestures by Giuseppe Penone from 14 March to 9 July. Galleria Borghese - home to masterpieces by Bernini, Canova and Caravaggio -presents the works of acclaimed Italian sculptor Giuseppe Penone. Titled Univ...
Puri Purini will be the first Italian to serve as Andrew Heiskell Arts Director. The American Academy in Rome has appointed the Italian art historian, curator and scholar Ilaria Puri Purini to a three-year term as Andre...
Teatro Valle has been closed for almost a decade. Rome's historic Teatro Valle, described by the city as Europe's oldest modern theatre, is set to reopen at the start of 2025 following a €6.7 million restoration project...
On International Women's Day we highlight Rome's leading museums and archaeological sites that are run by women. Everybody knows that Rome is home to some of the world's greatest museums but not every one is aware that...
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