Culture
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 04/03/2019 - 00:00
As part of the celebrations for the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death, St. Jerome in the Wilderness, the only painting by Leonardo in Rome, will…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 08/07/2018 - 10:41
Free entry on the first Sunday of each month to 486 state museums, archeological sites, monuments and gardens may end after summer. Italy’s newly appointed…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 07/24/2018 - 03:00
If you’re in Rome this summer, consider visiting the Vatican Museums on a Friday night. The special opening not only allows visitors to access the outstanding…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 09/20/2016 - 06:11
Trip Advisor has released its annual list of the best museums in Italy and around the world according to its users (Travelers' Choice Awards). Using an…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 05/12/2016 - 10:00
The Vatican Museums will stay open late every Friday until July 29 and again from September 2 to October 28. Extended opening hours are welcome at the museums…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Sun, 01/12/2014 - 03:00
5,459 million people visited the Vatican Museums in 2013. "We reached almost five and a half million. The Pope Francis effect can be felt even in the Vatican…
Culture
by Anonymous (not verified) | Fri, 11/29/2013 - 05:00
Sky Italia is launching a documentary film exploring the Vatican Museums, “Musei Vaticani 3D,” to be broadcast in Italy starting November 30 on Sky 3D and Sky…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Sun, 11/03/2013 - 05:00
A recent survey published by The Art Newspaper documenting 2012 visitors figures for exhibition and museum attendance sees Italian museums featured in just…
Culture
by Carol King | Wed, 01/16/2013 - 05:12
Carol King selects her Top 5 must-see museums in Italy.Galleria degli Uffizi, FlorenceThe Uffizi Gallery is one of the oldest museums in the world. Housed in a…
Culture
by Carol King | Wed, 09/26/2012 - 10:49
A pilot project making priests available to offer spiritual counselling at Rome’s Vatican Museums is being hailed as a success.The Catholic News Agency reports…