Rome's MAXXI gets ready to open art museum in L'Aquila

MAXXI L'Aquila contemporary art museum will open in October. MAXXI L'Aquila, a new contemporary art museum under the management of Rome's Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo, is set to open in...

La Fornarina: who was Raphael's mysterious lover?

Raphael's sensual portrait is one of the most popular paintings at Palazzo Barberini in Rome. La Fornarina, Raphael's celebrated portrait of his lover and muse, was completed between 1518 and 1519, a...

Dante at the Baths of Caracalla in Rome

Dante's Divine Comedy comes to life with readings at the Baths of Caracalla. Rome's Baths of Caracalla hosts readings from Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy each week from 20 July until 3 September, on...

Rome: Chiara Ferragni reignites debate with visit to Palazzo Barberini

Italian influencer visits one of Rome's most important museums. Chiara Ferragni, Italy's most popular influencer on Instagram, paid a visit to Palazzo Barberini, one of the finest museums in Rome, on...

Rome's Circus Maximus comes to life with virtual reality

Circo Maximo Experience offers 3D tours in six languages. The Circo Maximo Experience, reopens after the summer break from 1-30 September, offering visitors the chance to "relive the ancient splendou...

Matt Dillon guest at Rome's first floating cinema

American actor to join international jury at 2020 Venice Film Festival. Matt Dillon will be a special guest at Rome's Floating Theatre, in the EUR district of the capital, at 23.00 on Thursday 27 Aug...

Borromini guide to Rome

Where to see Borromini's architecture in Rome. Francesco Borromini (1599-1667), was an Italian-Swiss architect whose legacy continues to astound visitors to Rome three and half centuries after his de...

Oliver Stone to open Rome's first floating cinema

Oliver Stone will inaugurate the new Floating Theatre in Rome. Rome is preparing to unveil a floating cinema on the lake in the EUR neighbourhood, which will be launched by Oscar-winning US director...

Rome opens Raphael blockbuster 24 hours a day to cope with demand

Raphael show in Rome has been a resounding success despite Italy's lockdown and the constraints of covid-19 restrictions. Rome's blockbuster dedicated to Raphael on the 500th anniversary of his death...

Italy: Siena Cathedral unveils beautiful mosaic floors

"The most beautiful, largest and most magnificent floor that ever was made" Siena has unveiled the extraordinary inlaid marble mosaic floors of its cathedral in as part of an eagerly-awaited annual e...

Rome's Raphael show sells out of tickets

Massive success for Raphael blockbuster in Rome. Rome's Raphael exhibition has sold out of tickets three weeks before the blockbuster comes to an end on 30 August, reports Italian news agency ANSA....

Did Raphael really look like this?

Researchers recreate 3D computerised reconstruction of Raphael's face. Could this be what Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino - better known internationally as Raphael - actually looked like? In the year o...

Shakespeare: Rome reopens Globe Theatre for summer festival

Rome stages 2020 Shakespearean festival in Villa Borghese. Rome’s Shakespearean festival at the Silvano Toti Globe Theatre returns to Villa Borghese for its 17th edition this summer. The festival...

Rome: Police escort for Cinema America president

Security escort given to president of Rome's Piccolo Cinema America association. Valerio Carocci, president of the Piccolo Cinema America association in Rome, has been assigned a police escort follow...

Keith Haring's lost Rome murals

The story of Keith Haring's long-lost murals in Rome. Rome once boasted two murals by Keith Haring - the celebrated American artist whose pop art and graffiti-like work originated in the New York Cit...

Rome city museums open for free on 2 August

Rome's municipal museums are free to all visitors on 2 August.Rome's city-run museums, which reopened earlier this summer after being closed for almost three months due to the covid-19 lockdown, will...

Rome lights up Piazza del Popolo

Landmark Roman piazza illuminated with new lights. Rome has illuminated the central Piazza del Popolo, including the obelisk and the Fontana dei Leoni, with new LED lights. Rome's mayor Virginia R...

Rome Film Fest to premiere David Bowie movie

Rome's annual film festival is scheduled from 15-25 October 2020. The 2020 edition of the Rome Film Festival will screen a documentary biopic about the career of David Bowie. The festival, schedul...

Rome opens Colosseum for moonlight tours this summer

Visit the Colosseum under the stars with guided tours in English and Italian. Guided tours of the Colosseum take place every Saturday night this summer, from 25 July to 29 August 2020, thanks to the...

Rome restores Raphael's Sibyls fresco

Renaissance treasure in Chigi Chapel is restored to former glory. Rome has restored The Sibyls fresco by Italian Renaissance artist Raphael - on the 500th anniversary of his death - in the Chigi Chap...
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