Before you go hiking in the museums of Rome, should carry out a detailed introduction to their location and schedule.
One of the most visited museums in Rome, is the Gallery Borghese, located on the grounds of Villa Borghese. The gallery is a huge collection owned by collector Scipio Borghese, which includes works by Rubens, Albany, Raphael, Lotto, Perugino, Reni, Dosso Dossi and others. Gallery works daily, except Monday, from 9 am to 7 pm. Entrance fee and purchase tickets directly on site or on the official website of the gallery.
Among the historical museums of Rome stands the castle of St. Angelo Museum, Museum of Roman Civilization, the Museum of prehistory and ethnography, and the National Museum of Folk Arts and Traditions Museum, Museum of Napoleon and Keats and Shelley.
Separate keywords are famous Capitoline Museums, the oldest museum complex in the world. The museum’s collection came into existence in 1471 and after significant recruitment in 1870, the museum moved to the city ownership. This wonderful museum complex consists of palaces, which are located around the perimeter of the Plaza del Campidoglio, but the main part of the collection is stored in palaces del Nuovo and conservatives. Among the museum exhibits you can see the statue “The Dying Gaul” and “Capitoline Venus”, as well as the equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius and works by Rubens, Titian, Veronese and Tintoretto. The museum takes visitors daily, except Mondays, entrance fee.
In the branch of the Roman National Museum is a free copy of the statue of Athena Parthenos, the throne and Ludovisi sarcophagus, a copy of the sculptural group of Dionysius and copy Suicides Galata. The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, with a break for siesta from 14:30 to 17:00. Museum entrance fee.
Also it will be interesting to visit the Museum of Roman Civilization, which are reproductions and sculptures, which will introduce you to the history of ancient Rome, in statues and sculptures in the collection there are a large number of artifacts from the daily life of the ancient Romans.
Visit and Pafili museum in the palace, on the ground floor of which, featuring paintings by Veronese, Titian, Correggio and Andrea del Sarto, as well as the famous work of Velazquez – Portrait of Pope Innocent X, and canvases of Caravaggio – Rest on the Flight into Egypt, Penitent Magdalene and John the Baptist. The museum is open from Monday to Saturday, the input is taken as payment.
To visit all the museums of Rome, you will need more than one day, so try to choose a hotel that will fit nicely in your everyday route. Hotels that are suitable for museum visits in Rome is:
Hotel Portrait Roma
this beautiful hotel with lovely service located in the heart of Rome. The luxurious rooms have free internet access, a modern TV, kitchenette and iPad, which is available for all guests during their stay. The bathrooms have fluffy bathrobes and toiletries Salvatore Ferragamo. The price for accommodation includes breakfast and activities for children, and for an additional charge, guests will transfer.
The First Luxury Art Hotel Roma
This five-star design hotel is located in the heart of historic Rome. The hotel rooms have fashionable furniture, contemporary artwork, access to free internet and basic toiletries. Hotel restaurant guide Michelin All’Oro marked as one of the best among the restaurants that serves traditional Italian dishes. Friendly staff can assist you with currency exchange and ticket reservations, and provide care services for children. The hotel has no parking and room rates do not include breakfast.