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The creation of the Capitoline Museums has been traced back to 1471, when Pope Sixtus IV donated a group of bronze statues of great symbolic value to the People of Rome. The collections are closely linked to the city of Rome, and most of the...more
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Piazza del Campidoglio 1, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The collections found within the walls of this museum are every bit as beautiful, interesting, and important as those in the crowded art museums of Florence and of the Vatican, but strangely people seem to overlook the Capitoline. The fragments of The Colossus of Constantine...More

Thank Jessica K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed these museums a lot. I walked around for about 3 hours and didn't get bored. There's lots to see, there are signs explaining what you're looking at everywhere and it wasn't as crowded as the Vatican museums. Definitely recommended!

Thank Thalia L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic exhibits but some of the staff need some serious customer relations training. Very surly and unhelpful. The audio tour is good value but it doest give you any directions to the next exhibit which would be useful.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible collection of Roman art in a stunning building. Don’t miss the temple. The terrace cafe has a nice view over the forum. If you want to visit the other building, you have to use the underground passage. You can’t simply walk across the plaza...More

1  Thank NawlinsNewYork
Reviewed 1 week ago

The famous ancient fragments of the great colossus of Constantine are here, as well as paintings, sculpture, and mosaics. See the outdoor terrace on the top floor, with a wonderful view of the city, and a good cafe. Pay attention to the maps- it's easy...More

1  Thank Gibraltarfan
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have the Roman she-wolf statue, lots of quintessential galleries of white marble busts, and a variety of paintings. The setting of the buildings is fantastic. Mostly you go for the ancient sculpture and the setting. Tips - there was a 5-minutes long line for...More

1  Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really marvelous. Not to be missed. It has two sides, the huge gallery side, and opposite a smaller antiquity site which overlooks the forum. The site originally was the storage of important Roman documents .Amazing and unique views of the Forum and an incredible sense...More

Thank Happyfellowtraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to quite a few museums whilst staying in Rome, but this by far was our favourite. The artefacts and exhibits were so interesting, the different rooms each telling its own story were fascinating. The location is great too, so close to the Roman...More

Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was so much to see and take in that we wore ourselves out after about 2 1/2 hours. I used the iPad/audio guide, but found it confusing to use. I had to keep asking for help. Would be better if they found easier way...More

Thank organizedplanner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the first time in 3 days we were able to spend a few quiet moments peacefully looking at classic Roman treasures without being mobbed. The museum can be seen in a few hours and the rooftop coffee shop and terrace restaurant provided a relaxing...More

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Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
If all roads lead to Rome, then they all end here.
Piazza Venezia and the Ancient City are the very
epicenter of the Eternal City. Within a 360-degree
turn, Roman history unrolls in front of you, from its
ancient beginnings to its 21st century
transformations. Whether it’s those historical
playgrounds known as the Roman and Imperial Forums, or
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HannahF1396
21 March 2018|
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Response from Zetema M | Property representative |
Dear Hannah, Audio and video guides in English are available. There is also an App, MiC Rome, gathering real-time updated information about “MUSEI IN COMUNE di Roma”, including information on exhibitions, events and... More
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LaurieL1528
4 February 2018|
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Dear Laurie, booking in advance is not compulsory; by booking in advance you can skip the line at the ticket office by going directly to the ticket window; it's difficult to make predictions in advance. In any case, online... More
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22 November 2017|
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Dear Peter, here the conditions: "Concessionary fares (for which a reduced ticket is issued), except for the Ara Pacis exhibition space and for the Museo di Roma exhibition space, in application of the exemptions provided... More
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