Wanted in Rome's day-by-day guide to the best events and things to do in Rome throughout the month of August. 1 Aug
. Bring some friends to the
Summer Beer Garden
for fresh air, music, food and beer.
Manforte 2 Aug
. Use your WiR card for a
to a showing at L’Isola del Cinema on
Romeo and Juliet at the Baths of Caracalla. 5 Aug
. Witness the recreation of the "
Miracle of the Snow
" tonight at the
of S. Maria Maggiore.
Giardino delle Cascate in the EUR district. 7 Aug
. Beat the heat by taking the kids to
Hydromania water park
. Tour the
Passetto di Borgo
, an 800m-long
linking the Vatican to Castel S. Angelo.
There are tours in English of the Passetto di Borgo. 9 Aug
. Hop on a train and experience an orchestral performance over the
sea at sunrise
as part of the
on the Amalfi Coast.
. Visit Villa Torlonia to see a retrospective dedicated to Roman
artist Duilio Cambelloti
. Marvel at the
multimedia show Giudizio Universale: Michelangelo and the Secrets of the Sistine Chapel
. WiR cardholders get 10 per cent
Giudizio Universale: Michelangelo and the Secrets of the Sistine Chapel. 13 Aug
. Make a point of trying a new
spot: we recommend
Neve di Latte
Cool off in Rome with a gelato. 14 Aug
. Check out the free
each night on the façade of
Temple of Hadrian
in Piazza di Pietro.
. Take a trip out to the Quarticciolo suburb to see the
enormous new mural
by street artist Blu.
. View the paintings of
at the Chiostro del Bramante before the exhibition closes. WiR cardholders receive a
€2 ticket discount
Turner show at Chiostro del Bramante until 26 August. 17 Aug
for the Porcini
at Parco Delle Stelle.
. Catch Italy's largest ever
before it ends tomorrow at Palazzo Braschi.
Sangue e Arena at the Colosseum. 19 Aug
. Imagine what the opening games at the Colosseum looked like with the holograms and sounds of the
Sangue e Arena
. Enjoy the Blue Flag
, reachable by public transport.
. For a bit of nightlife check out the weekly
hosted by L-Ektrica at
Hotel Butterfly 22 Aug
. Check out the programme of the
with events in Rome museums and cultural sites in the Lazio region.
. Visit the silent
at the Nuovo Regina Margherita hospital in Trastevere.
. Indulge in a day by the
in Monte Mario.
Cavalieri Hilton swimming pool 25 Aug
. Take an
used by Mussolini at Villa Torlonia.
. Entry to the
today, between 09.00 and 12.30, leaving by 14.00.
The Vatican Museums are free on the last Sunday of each month. 27 Aug
. Join DJ Lindy Hop at her Monday Night Swinging event in the
28 Aug. Now would be a good time to snag an outdoor table at Roman trattoria Cesare al Casaletto. 29 Aug
. The Capitoline Museums hosts an
focusing on the ancient
Lago di Martignano. 30 Aug
. Rent a
Lago di Martignano
and take in the scenic views surrounding the beaches.