Visitor boom for Rome's MAXXI in 2018

Successful 2018 for Rome's Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo.

Rome's MAXXI Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo welcomed 204,000 visitors in 2018, recording an 11 per cent increase in ticket sales compared to 2017.

The purchase of myMAXXI cards, the museum's one-year subscription allowing unlimited entry to exhibitions and cultural events, tripled in comparison to 2017, with 3,000 cards sold in 2018.

MAXXI has a particularly successful December, welcoming over 1,000 visitors a day during the Christmas period. It also hosted 917 workshops during 2018, attracting more than 23,000 participants.

The museum has announced new opportunities for visitors in 2019 with the introduction of the "Mini" ticket for students (every Wednesday from 14.00) and the "Last Hour" ticket starting from 17.30 (on Saturday from 20.30), both costing €5.

For listings of current MAXXI exhibitions see What's On section of Wanted in Rome.

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