Rome: Empire Roman Museum Experience

Rome: Empire Roman Museum Experience

From $76.52 per person

Discover the wonderful art collections of the Capitoline Museums. Learn about the history of Ancient Rome and take in incredible views of the Eternal City from the top of the Capitoline Hill.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 - 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the ancient Caput Mundi, a treasure trove containing the history of Rome
  • Admire the artworks by Michelangelo and Caravaggio
  • See the she-wolf statue and learn about the foundation myth of the Eternal City
Full description
Visit the world's first museum and explore its fascinating art collections and artefacts. Learn about the history of the museum that was opened in 1734 by Pope Clementine XII granting every Roman access to the artwork and ancient sculptures in the museum. Enjoy some of the best views over Ancient Rome and its iconic landmarks, including the Colosseum, the Imperial Forum, the ruins of the Roman Forum, and the Palatine Hill. Listen to stories of how the construction on Capitoline Hill began, and how Michelangelo was commissioned by Pope Paul III to design the square. The first square of modern Rome was created by the genius of Michelangelo, rising on the Capitoline Hill. Admire paintings by Caravaggio and other renowned artists. See the famous she-wolf sculpture featuring Rome's founders Romulus and Remus, and discover a treasure chest of items telling the story of Rome — the ancient Caput Mundi. Your expert guide will help you to appreciate these works in all their meaning.
Includes
  • Professional Guide only for the Roman Forum
  • Entrance to Capitoline Museums
  • 25-minute video presentation
  • Access to temporary exhibitions (based on availability)
  • Headsets
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guided tour for the Capitolini Museums
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide at the office on the right-hand side when facing the Vittorio Emanuele II monument. Look for a small fountain just in front of the building. Please arrive 20 minutes before your scheduled time.

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