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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

Musei Capitolini's plaza is a gorgeous place to take photos. It's worth the short walk from the hop or and off tour to stop. Peek behind the building to see ruins.

Thank Darrylswife0701
Reviewed 6 days ago

Deep insights into the roman history and art. An excellent exhibition located in three main buildings (palazzos); this is a big-size and fabulous museum with a lot of pieces to discover and enjoy.There is a wide ancient sculpture exhibition, mosaics, bronze pieces, tapestries, medals and...More

2  Thank espaie
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A last minute decision on an extra day in Rome, definitely worth it. Allow a few hours. There are options of a audio tour, still free to walk at own pace. Cafe and toilets on site. Great views from outside the cafe! Excellent photo opportunities....More

2  Thank yvonneg964
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having done a little reading around ancient Rome before the trip found this fascinating. Allow plenty of time for a visit.

1  Thank jameslK7648TR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't get me wrong, this will be a 5-star review were it not for the fact that one of the museums was shut for a very large proportion of the day. I want to make the point but it's utterly preposterous for such a prestigious...More

Thank honestreviewer465
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we’ve been to Rome a few times before, we discovered the existence of this museum on this trip. Sculptures, photographs and paintings are housed in two building located next to the Victor Emmanuel monument. It is easy to visit because it is not filled...More

1  Thank Claire G
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to find out about ancient Rome- this is a must see. It isn't crowded. You can spend time looking at the beautiful sculptures and art works. Fantastic views of Palatine hill and the Forum. Eygptian sculptures and mythical Roman sculptures. It is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ticket office really slows things down, we queued for 2 hours to get in, 2 people serving and only 1 card machine also no audio tours available, once you have got your ticket you join another queue for a bag scan, then once you...More

Thank southyorkshirelass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum was great and I even had some rooms to myself. There was no queue at all (got there by 5.30 on a week day). I got to see the Capitoline Venus and the She-Wolf. Highly recommend. I probably should have taken the audio...More

1  Thank VirginieG1208
Reviewed 3 weeks 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

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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
3 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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