Museums open for St Valentine’s Day in Rome

Italian state-run museums and art galleries are offering couples two tickets for the price of one in honour of St Valentine’s Day on Thursday 14 February.

Organised by the ministry for culture and heritage (MIBAC), the initiative is known as “MiBACi?” and is this year’s first major cultural promotion.

Many venues are organising special events for the occasion. For a complete list see the ministry’s website